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My Top Ten Clint Howard Movies

Happy Birthday to Clint Howard, who turns 58 today.

As I did a Top Ten of movies directed by his big brother Ron Howard a few weeks ago, I figured I should also do a Clint Howard Top Ten. 187 more words


The Rocketeer (1991)

Hey there and welcome to the second installment of Something Borrowed, Something Viewed. I figured that the randomly selected movie option, which gave me The Jungle Book last week, worked really well so why not give it a go again? 1,075 more words

Random Movies

Saturday Matinees

Between 1990 and 1996, Hollywood released four feature-length homages to the classic Saturday matinee / pulp serial. Set in the 1930s, they are eminently watchable, nostalgic throwbacks made to cash in on the Indiana Jones craze and the resurgence of the comic book movie ushered in by Tim Burton’s… 1,264 more words


Team Rocket: Blasting Off Again

Here is a mix up between Pokemon and three different characters with Rocket in their name. I kind of liked the way this one came out. 12 more words


Fandom Friday #001

Confession: I’m not great at posting on the regular.

Not that this is really news, considering my sporadic blog activity, but, I felt the need to put it in print.  535 more words


Quickies: Dheepan, Demolition, Cat People, Rocketeer, The Secret Life of Pets, The Sugarland Express, Timecrimes, David Brent: Life on the Road, The Girl on the Train

Dheepan (2015) tells the story of three Tamil refugees who flee the civil war-ravaged Sri Lanka and come to France, in the hope of reconstructing their lives. 995 more words