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Monday Movie Mentions #28...

The Money Pit (1986)

Looking at Tom Hanks’ output over the last twenty years or so, a new viewer to his work would be forgiven for thinking he was always middle of the road. 194 more words


Throwback Thursday-Susie Q (1996)

The genre of teen fantasy romance is an interesting one. Depending on the writer(s), the narrative and character arc can be either predictable/boring or compelling/different. 131 more words


Beverly hills tote

So I am a big fan of the movie “Troop Beverly Hills.” Now if you don’t know that movie, then I suggest you stop reading this post and go rent it, and cherish every late 1980s fabulousness. 150 more words

Men Who Sew

Entry 710: Bad Robots

I’ve written before about how scientists seem determined to develop artificial intelligence that is destined to destroy all of humanity, as depicted in the Terminator… 569 more words


Terrific Television: Cheers

Words cannot describe how Cheers (1982-1993) changed television since its premiere on CBS.

The long-running and acclaimed sitcom is about a variety of workers at a Boston bar. 93 more words


The Money Pit

Before watching the movie:

So a young couple makes a real estate investment to live their dream, and then everything that could possibly go wrong with that choice does. 536 more words


My Bolder Sister Chat with Director Morgan Dameron on New Film, Different Flowers

I’ve always been one of those people who values the art of storytelling. I require every book I read and movie I watch to stir up some sort of emotion within me. 1,670 more words