Friend, fellow James Bond fan and YouTuber DutchBondFan aka Jeroen and I discuss our thoughts about the upcoming No Time To Die in a six-part series Forecasting No Time To Die
A review of the 1998 raunchy, lowbrow comedy Dirty Work starring Norm MacDonald, Artie Lange, Jack Warden, Don Rickles and Chevy Chase
There’s a certain template the James Bond films follow, here I examine the components, story devices and vital ingredients I call The Bond Blueprint
Sean Connery’s journey of James Bond came with a lot of drama, resentment and vows of leaving the role. In 1983 Sean Connery returned to the role of James Bond in Never Say Never Again. It would be the year of The Battle of the Bonds, with Connery and Roger Moore facing off in competing Bond films. I present a ‘final’ trailer for Never Say Never Again
After multiple delays for No Time To Die, the film looks to be sticking to its scheduled premiere and worldwide release in September/October 2021
A review of the 2013 documentary Milius, about the life and career of writer/producer/director John Milius
A review of the 1962 comedy Mr. Hobbs Takes A Vacation, starring James Stewart and Maureen O’Hara. Mr. Hobbs takes his family for a beach vacation and it becomes endless mishaps, stress and drama.
A review of the 1966 short film Paddle To The Sea, based on the 1941 children’s book by Holling C. Holling about a wooden carved Indian in a canoe following its journey floating from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean. Generations of children were introduced to the film by its frequent showings in elementary schools through the 1970s and 80s.
A review of Oliver Stone’s 1991 docudrama The Doors about Jim Morrison and the famed rock band, starring Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Kevin Dillon, Frank Whaley and Kathleen Quinlan
A review of the 1956 French suspense drama A Man Escaped, about a POW who plans and executes an escape from his German captors
A review of the 1978 action comedy Every Which Way But Loose, starring Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, Ruth Gordon and Clyde the orangutan
A review of the film noir thriller Jeopardy, starring Barbara Stanwyck, Ralph Meeker and Barry Sullivan, about a woman kidnapped by a fugitive preventing her from saving her trapped husband, directed by John Sturges
Amazon has bought MGM, which now makes them the partner in the James Bond series alongside Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson. How will this acquisition affect the future of 007?
A review of the 1980 thriller The Island, starring Michael Caine, David Warner, Angela Punch McGregor and Frank Middlemass, based on the book by Peter Benchley a reporter and his son are kidnapped by modern day pirates, directed by Michael Ritchie
A review of the 1985 cult teen comedy Just One Of The Guys, starring Joyce Hyser, Clayton Rohner, William Zabka, Billy Jayne and Sherilyn Fenn, a teen girl masquerades as a guy to get a story for an article
A review of the 1981 prehistoric comedy Caveman, starring Ringo Starr, Shelley Long, Dennis Quaid, Barbara Bach and John Matuszak
I take a look at Sean Connery’s life, his films and some gossip about the actor who found fame playing James Bond and remained one of the most popular and successful actors for decades
A review of the 1995 action film Fair Game, starring William Baldwin, Cindy Crawford, Steven Berkoff, Christopher McDonald and Salma Hayek
A review of the 1983 thriller/slasher film 10 To Midnight, starring Charles Bronson, Lisa Eilbacher, Gene Davis, Andrew Stevens and Wilford Brimley, made by the Cannon Group
A review of the 2006 western comedy Bandidas, starring Salma Hayek and Penelope Cruz together for the first time! Also starring Steve Zahn, Dwight Yoakam and Sam Shepard
A review of the 1985 teen comedy Real Genius, starring Val Kilmer, Gabriel Jarret, William Atherton, Michelle Meyrink, Robert Prescott and Patti D’Arbanville, about the goofy, funny life of young geniuses
A review of the 1979 Cold War action thriller Avalanche Express, starring Lee Marvin, Robert Shaw, Linda Evans, Mike Connors & Joe Namath
The release date for No Time To Die has once again been delayed, this time moving from April 2021 to October 2021. I don’t think this announcement surprised Bond Fans.
A review of the 2020 superhero sequel Wonder Woman 1984, starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig and Pedro Pascal, directed by Patty Jenkins
A review of the 1989 holiday comedy National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo and Randy Quaid
The craze of inflatable Christmas holiday decorations, tacky airblown inflatables are a popular presence on front lawns during the holiday season