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Bad Santa

Holiday movies always make me a little nostalgic. Take “Bad Santa” (2003), where Billy Bob Thornton and Tony Cox are a felonious Kris Kringle and elfin accessory. 78 more words

Movie Reviews

Faking Movies – Ep 25. The Last Picture Show

The twenty-fifth podcast episode.  In this one, Lee take a stab at the plot of The Last Picture Show.

Do you know that feeling when everyone is talking about a movie you haven’t seen? 79 more words


Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle, Dies At 87.

The actor and singer starred as Pyle for years — first in The Andy Griffith Show, then in Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Nabors parlayed the stardom of the beloved goof into a long career on stage, … 15 more words


Timeless Classics: Young Frankenstein

Mel Brooks and Gene Wilder made the iconic 1974 comedy-horror film known as Young Frankenstein (1974), or as some say “Young Fron-kun-steen”.

A spoof of the Mary Shelley book of the same name, Victor Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) and Igor (Marty Feldman) wanted to create life from dead tissue and an “abby-normal” brain as a monster (Peter Boyle). 59 more words


The Comedian

Jackie (Robert DeNiro) played a beloved sitcom character at the very beginning of his career, and it seems his fans only want to remember him for that one thing. 353 more words


Best Supporting Actress - 1971

Official Nominations: Cloris Leachman. Ellen Burstyn. Ann-Margret. Barbara Harris. Margaret Leighton.

Again the category is stacked with The Last Picture Show choices – Cloris Leachman picked up the win with  142 more words

The Oscars

Emilio-Vlog: Castle in the Sky

Emile and Alex take a steampunk plane to Laputa in Miyazaki’s film “Castle in the Sky”. And they talk about the story, Miyazaki’s history, and other stories. Enjoy!