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Flashback Review: The Santa Clause 2

Eight years after the release of The Santa Clause, Disney released a teaser trailer called The Santa Clause 2, with Tim Allen reprising his role as Scott Calvin/Santa Claus. 635 more words


Flashback Review: The Santa Clause

What happens if a businessman puts on Santa’s outfit and he slowly transforms into jolly ol’ Saint Nick himself? The High Concept/What If Scenario I’m referring to, is The Premise from Disney’s The Santa Clause. 648 more words


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Robert Frost at Eighty

I think there are poems greater and stranger than any I have known.
I would like to find them.
They are not on the greying paper of old books… 187 more words


The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973, Peter Yates)

The Friends of Eddie Coyle is an amusing, intentionally misleading title. Eddie Coyle (Robert Mitchum) doesn’t have any friends. He has various criminal contacts he sees on a regular basis, but he doesn’t consider any of them friends. 666 more words


5 Teen Behavior Problems: A Troubleshooting Guide

To be fair, no one has ever pretended that parenting a teenager was going to be easy. Still, until your own kids reach that stage, it’s tempting to believe your family will be immune to teen behavior problems. 1,268 more words

Bevill And Associates

Young Frankenstein

I’ve heard it said that while Blazing Saddles is Mel Brooks’ funniest film, Young Frankenstein is his best. I have to agree with both parts of that statement, with no offence to either films. 453 more words

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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