Category Archives: Movies

Movies Need Supported Not Awarded

(Image Credit FreeDesignFile.com) According to my trustworthy daily Peanuts desk calendar January 19th is National Popcorn Day. That’s appropriate for this post for a couple reasons. One, popcorn’s association with movie going is well-known and two, everyone has their individual … Continue reading

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The Concept Of Last Christmas

The seed may admittedly been planted for this post by a combination of factors, most notably being the cashier at our local movie theater suddenly starting to give me a Senior discount in the last few weeks without my asking … Continue reading

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The Peanuts Movie – Good Grief You’re In 3-D Charlie Brown – A Review

(Image Credit Mashable.com) I know we hard-core fans of the comic strip “Peanuts” were shocked and dismayed when we learned Hollywood couldn’t help itself from sucking in even more revenue by scooping up and sending off our innocent, timeless beloved characters … Continue reading

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Moneyball Worth The Investment

Eight years in development and on its third director. I never thought the best-selling book it was based on would translate to the big screen. Neither did the book’s author. But Brad Pitt did.  And at this point in his … Continue reading

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Contagion To Cultivate Generations Of Germaphobes?

“Nothing spreads like fear.” I saw the ads for the new movie “Contagion” and thought to myself…oh, another “original” idea from Hollywood.  Plague kills many.  World in crisis.  Must stop plague before end of World. Been there and done that, Tinseltown.  … Continue reading

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Running Times On Films – Short Attention Span Here

For what it’s worth, whenever a new film comes out one of the first things I check is the running time. I’m seen a ton of movies…at one time I was even a theatre projectionist (fresh out of college) as part … Continue reading

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Everybody Loves Raymond…Even Russia

The creator of “Everybody Loves Raymond” has directed a documentary of his efforts to convince the good people of Russia his show was and is – in fact – funny. Cannot wait to see Phil Rosenthal’s “Exporting Raymond.” Carrie Rickey of … Continue reading

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