Hey, Remember – When McDonald’s Was Fun
It was filled with wacky, bizarre characters pitching to kids to come in for a heavenly break, buy some gift certificates and get their latest collectible glass. The biggest concern was hoping they didn’t run out of cookies when you got there. McDonald’s was a much sunnier experience a long time ago. READ MORE
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – A Review
The Star Wars universe is treated to another prequel. This time we learn the tale of how those plans for the Death Star are obtained and gotten into the hands of the rebels – resulting in the good movies in the Star Wars franchise.
It’s looking like I’m one of the few who didn’t like Rogue One. I thought it was a convoluted, dull, drab adventure film that left me caring for none of the characters or the tale that is told. Oh sure, there’s some pretty Star Wars stuff that happens, but that wasn’t enough to save it for me. READ MORE
I Wish All in the Family Was Still On
My friend and I are huge All in the Family fans. We got to talking about how great it would be if it was still on the air right now offering up its raw comedic perspective on the current political landscape.
We know that once Donald Trump got elected as President a fuse would have been lit in the Bunker home that would have erupted in some of those hysterical arguments between Archie Bunker and his son-in-law Mike Stivic. READ MORE
The Death of Carrie Fisher
Millions of fans have loved her in her iconic role as Princess Leia in Star Wars. She was a huge part of a generations childhood – myself included – and an enduring legacy. That’s the part she’ll be forever known for. Of course she had acted in a variety of films and was a talented writer, but first and foremost will be her performance as Princess Leia that people will remember her as.
I take a look back on my memories of Fisher and the impact she had on me. READ MORE
Casino Royale 1967 Review
It’s an all-star cast in a big-budget big-screen adaptation of Ian Fleming’s Casino Royale!
And oh boy, what a movie! Luckily all the fun behind-the-scenes stories is a heck of a lot more entertaining than the actual movie. So that’s something.
Fantastic Voyage – 50 Years Later
They learned from the intriguing title card that ‘No eye-witness has actually seen what you are about to see. During an era where going to the moon would soon be upon us and where the most incredible things are happening all around us, someday, perhaps tomorrow, the fantastic events you are about to see can and will take place‘.
What a build up from an opening title card! Folks, we’re about to take a FANTASTIC VOYAGE! READ MORE