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1987 Movie Review: ROBOCOP, 1987

 

Robocop (1987)
Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
Classic Movie Review
Starring: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Kurtwood Smith
by Mike Peters

Synopsis:

After being murdered by a ruthless gang of criminals, Alex Murphy (Peter Weller) is resurrected as a crime-fighting cyborg named ‘Robocop’. 799 more words

Blow Out

Dennis Franz and his favorite hooch.

Dennis Franz and his favorite whore.

This sleazy bastard doesn’t even put the J&B down to take a piss! 21 more words

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Blow Out (1981)

Blow Out

I love Brian De Palma and have been meaning to watch this film for a long time. Body Double is probably my favorite De Palma of all time but really all of his films are just so special. 349 more words

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TOMB OF NOSTALGIA: STRANGE INVADERS (1983)

STRANGE INVADERS (1983)

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In 1958 a ship from another world lands in Centerville, Illinois and the entire town’s population disappears. 512 more words

Tomb Of Nostalgia

"Blow-Out": Brian DePalma's Masterpiece

Though I was happy Criterion was doing an edition of Brian De Palma’s 1981 “Blow Out,” I had some trepidation that it would not live up to my memories of the film as one of the greatest of the “paranoid thrillers”—a misnamed genre in that the paranoia always underestimated the extent and ruthlessness of the conspiracies. 1,287 more words

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Dressed to Kill

(1980, dir. Brian De Palma)

A controversial erotic thriller from 1980 plays like a campy black comedy in 2017. Who would’ve thought? Dressed to Kill… 241 more words

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A Huge Happy Birthday to ‘Carrie’ and ‘RoboCop’ Star Nancy Allen!

Nancy Allen turns 67 years old today, and we’re happy to wish this lovely lady a big happy birthday!

If the name isn’t ringing a bell, the face should: Allen appeared in plenty of genre flicks, some of which are now recognized as iconic films. 101 more words

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