Tagged: 1970s

Oh God George Burns John Denver

Oh, God! (1977) – A Review

John Denver and George Burns in Oh, God! Jerry Landers (John Denver) has a nice life. He has an adoring wife (Teri Garr), two sweet kids and a steady job...

Kansas City Bomber Raquel Welch

Kansas City Bomber (1972) – A Review

Raquel Welch in Kansas City Bomber Roller-derby skater K.C. Carr (Raquel Welch) has just got traded from her team in Kansas City Missouri to Portland Oregon. Now a Portland Logger...

Rattlers snake horror movie 1976

Rattlers (1976) – A Review

Rattlers There have been a series of deadly attacks by rattlesnakes. These things are just popping up all over the place, sinking their fangs into people and leaving them dead....

Thing With Two Heads horror movie

The Thing With Two Heads (1972) – A Review

The Thing With Two Heads Maxwell Kirshner (Ray Milland) is a rich racist doctor who doesn’t have long to live and is up to some pretty strange experiments behind closed...

It's Alive horror movie 1974

It’s Alive (1974) – A Review

It’s Alive Frank and Lenore Davies (John Ryan and Lenore Davis) about ready to have their second child. Frank is playing his role as an expecting father smoking cigarettes and...

Superman movie Christopher Reeve

Superhero Films – Superman: The Movie (1978)

A big-budget film about Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster’s iconic superhero hits theaters on the 40th anniversary of his debut in 1978’s Superman: The Movie. Director Richard Donner works with...

Dr. Strange Marvel superhero 1978 TV movie

Superhero Films – Dr. Strange (1978)

Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme gets a television pilot to lead off into his own ongoing series. Ooops, nope, no series. So fans are just left with the pilot. By 1978 superheroes...

Foul Play Chevy Chase Goldie Hawn

Foul Play (1978) – A Review

Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn in Foul Play With a Barry Manilow tune stuck in her head, mild-mannered San Franciscan librarian Gloria Mundy (Goldie Hawn) is ready to spread her...

Wonder Woman Lynda Carter

Superhero Films – Wonder Woman (1975)

Lynda Carter lassos herself into the hearts of superhero fans the world over! The most famous female superhero ever spins onto television sets in 1975. After a rocky start beginning...

Meteor Sean Connery disaster movie

Meteor (1979) – A Review

Sean Connery in Meteor A huge meteor is headed towards earth and if it hits it means extinction for the planet. Hopefully scientist Sean Connery has a plan to save...

Star Wars 1977 movie poster

Nitpicking Star Wars

One of the most beloved, most watched, most quoted films of all time. It’s affection has spanned generations and created its own empire of sequels, merchandising and adoration that will...

China Syndrome Jack Lemmon Jane Fonda Michael Douglas

The China Syndrome (1979)

Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas & Jane Fonda in The China Syndrome The Ventana nuclear power plant is getting a visit from a local news crew. Kimberly Wells (Jane Fonda) is...

Ryan O'Neal The Driver 1978

The Driver (1978) – A Review

Ryan O’Neal in The Driver Ryan O’Neal is the best getaway driver in the city. He’s a man of few words and doesn’t have much of a life other than...

Summer of 42 Jennifer O'Neal

Summer of ’42 (1971) – A Review

Gary Grimes and Jennifer O’Neill in Summer of ’42 It’s the summer of 1942 on Nantucket Island. The horrors of WWII seem like they’re worlds away for fifteen-year-old Hermie (Gary...