There’s a dying old bookshop about ten miles from my house that I pop into every once in awhile, just in case. I’ve never found anything I want to buy there…until today. 899 more words
Tags » Hal Needham
By Richard Winters
My Rating: 1 out of 10
4-Word Review: Too much lame humor.
Since the first installment of this franchise ended up taking in $72 million and becoming the 6th highest grossing film of 1981 the studio heads in their typical fashion decided to capitalize on it and squeeze as much breath out of the cornball concept as they could, which lead to this ill-advised sequel. 839 more words
On occasion, movies actually predict the future. One such example is 1978’s Hooper.
The film concerns an aging stunt man, Sonny Hooper (Burt Reynolds) working on a James Bond-like movie being directed by a pompous, “auteur” director, Roger Deal (Robert Klein). 332 more words