Forecasting No Time To Die

07/28/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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The Bond Blueprint

01/03/2013 HapStuff 2

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

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Sean Connery In Never Say Never Again – The ‘Final’ Trailer

09/15/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Paddle To The Sea (1966) – A Review

08/12/2021 HapStuff 0

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.

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The Doors (1991) – A Review

07/22/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Jeopardy (1953) – A Review

06/01/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Amazon Becomes 007’s New Partner

05/28/2021 HapStuff 1

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?

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The Island (1980) – A Review

05/19/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Just One of The Guys (1985) – A Review

05/11/2021 HapStuff 2

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

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10 To Midnight (1983) – A Review

03/01/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Bandidas (2006) – A Review

02/23/2021 HapStuff 0

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

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Real Genius (1985) – A Review

02/17/2021 HapStuff 0

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