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October 1 in history

331 BC Alexander the Great defeated Darius III of Persia in the Battle of Gaugamela.

959  Edgar the Peaceable became king of all England. 939 more words


The Bad New Bears (1976)

Directed By – Michael Ritchie

Screenplay By – Bill Lancaster

Cinematography By – John A. Alonzo

Starring Walter Matthau

102 min.

The Bears are playing the Yankees next week and what does that mean for the Yankees? 322 more words

The Odd Couple (quick movie review)

I grew up watching reruns of The Odd Couple on TV. I’m a big fan – I even had a hamster named Oscar. Yet, I’ve just gotten around to seeing the film based on Neil Simon’s play this past weekend. 204 more words

Movie Reviews

Stoned Streaming Netflix Reviews - The Bad News Bears: 1976 Version

Movie Cast:     Walter Matthau, Tatum O’Neal

Overall Movie Rating:     Awesome

 My Mood Beforehand:     Solid.  Busy weekend, and I’m finally going to be able to chill out. 152 more words


Kotch (1971)

Jack Lemmon only directed one film during his award winning career. Wouldn’t you just know that the actor he cast in the lead role was his frequent costar and longtime friend Walter Matthau. 409 more words

Daily Take

3 things about Joseph Sargent's THE TAKING OF PELHAM ONE TWO THREE

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

1. “How the hell can you run a goddamn railroad without swearing?”
2. He grabs another bundle from the body on the way out.
3. Smoke under the collar.