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Film Review: Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)

Release Date: April 25th, 1980
Directed by: Art Linson
Written by: John Kaye
Based on: The Banshee Screams for Buffalo Meat and Strange Rumblings in Aztlan… 455 more words


Short story: The Houseboat by Ben Errington, listned to on The Other Stories podcast, from March 2017. Recommended.

Poem: Paralysis by Peter Boyle, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from March 2017. 26 more words

The Ray Bradbury Challenge

Me two...

This is a continuation to The Way I Was, where I wrote about being diagnosed as dyslexic and hyperactive in 1968.

I give my parents credit. 526 more words

Midlife Crisis

A Movie A Day #55: Where The Buffalo Roam (1980, directed by Art Linson)

At his Colorado ranch, journalist Hunter S. Thompson (Bill Murray) is up against a deadline.  He has to finish his story about his friendship with the radical lawyer and activist, Carlo Lazlo (Peter Boyle).   400 more words


Film Review: Taxi Driver (1976)

Release Date: February 8th, 1976
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Written by: Paul Schrader
Music by: Bernard Herrmann
Cast: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, Harvey Keitel, Leonard Harris, Peter Boyle, Cybill Shepherd, Joe Spinell, Martin Scorsese… 686 more words


Taxi Driver - Review


A voice crying for help inside of a city falling upon the ruins of itself. Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver gives that voice a perspective and just plays out as a perfect lash against the society occupying one’s mind. 921 more words

Film Reviews

Young Frankenstein

Mel Brooks has had something of a patchwork career in the film industry. While the likes of Blazing Saddles, The Producers and (for me at least) Robin Hood: Men In Tights are downright classics, Spaceballs and Dracula: Dead and Loving It are somewhat less so. 650 more words