Tags » Joe Don Baker

July's Southern Movie of the Month

OK, let’s get this straight right off the bat— pun intended. I’m not writing here about the stupid remake from 2004, the one with The Rock in it. 2,510 more words

The Deep South

The Living Daylights

The Living Daylights is the 15th Bond film and the first to star Timothy Dalton as super-spy, bad-taste comedian and misogynist James Bond.

After the sheer silliness of the Roger Moore era, Dalton helps ground a franchise that was quite literally floating off into space. 412 more words


Checkered Flag or Crash (1977)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 2 out of 10

4-Word Review: Drivers race off-road.

Walkaway Madden (Joe Don Baker) is a lifelong racer who has just broken up with his racing partner of many years and is now going solo, or at least he thinks he is until reporter C.C. 434 more words


Bondathon #18: Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Jonathan Pryce, Michelle Yeoh, Teri Hatcher, Joe Don Baker, Judi Dench

What would we ever do without television and the Internet? 1,184 more words

Movie Review

Bondathon #15: The Living Daylights (1987)

Director: John Glen

Starring: Timothy Dalton, Maryam d’Abo, Joe Don Baker, John Rhys-Davies, Art Malik, Jeroen Krabbé

This is MUCH more like it! After struggling through the last two Bond pictures, anyone with enough sense in their head would be hoping for the series to go in a new and exciting direction. 903 more words

Movie Review

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

William Collier Jr., actor (1902-1987)

Ludwig Stössel, actor (1883-1973)
Brian Desmond Hurst, director (1895-1986)
Wallace Ford, actor (1898-1966)
Edward L. Cahn, director (1899-1963)
Harry Bellaver, actor (1905-1993) 35 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays