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Deliverance (1972)


Deliverance remains an extremely tight and taut thriller, loaded with extremely tense sequences that put the heart straight into the mouth. Beneath that lies a film of contradictions and uncertainties. 79 more words

Film Reviews

Movie #21 - Rango

Title: Rango
Release date: 2011
Director: Gore Verbinski
Voice actors: Johnny Depp (Rango), Isla Fisher (Beans), Ned Beatty (Mayor), …

Plot: Rango is an ordinary chameleon who accidentally winds up in the town of Dirt, a lawless outpost in the Wild West in desperate need of a new sheriff. 56 more words



Rudy (1993) Directed by David Anspaugh Written by Angelo Pizzo Starring: Sean Astin, Ned Beatty, Jon Favreau, Charles S. Dutton, Robert Prosky

Rudy (Astin) doesn’t have the size or the skill to play college football. 525 more words


‘Network’ — Madder Than Hell (And Loving Every Minute of It)

For satire to be truly effective it must consist of the following elements: irony, wit, sarcasm, parody, exaggeration, and a surefire sense of the absurd. In addition, it should be devilishly clever as well as hysterically funny, with the laughter sticking in one’s throat. 669 more words


Network (1976)

A dazzling, unusually prescient motion picture, Sidney Lumet’s Network is one of those movies everyone has to see at least once. The 1976 satire won four Oscars and is both over the top and remarkably restrained. 743 more words


Toy Story 3 (2010)

Temperature: Hot

Pixar always out do’s his movies and this time is not the exception with just one major change in his usual scheme. They did a movie for kids that is really for adults, it’s more for the generation that watch the original Toy Story in theaters and grew-up with the characters. 651 more words


NETWORK ( 1976 )

Well it’s Oscar time again.

I’ve been watching the Oscar ceremonies since I was a little girl and saw Sidney Poitier and Julie Christie win their Academy Awards waaay back in the 60’s. 2,165 more words