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Now Playing August 17th, 1977

Under the circumstances of Burt Reynold’s passing, the time seems appropriate for joining me in a look back to the week that was when Burt was KING at the box […]

Now Playing August 9th, 1978

The New Jersey Daily News unveiled a wondrous selection of films to choose from should we decide to summon that time machine of mine I’m always referring to when looking […]

The Golden Mask (1953)

aka South of Algiers Long before Spielberg and Lucas turned archaeology into big screen adventures that enthralled us all, Hollywood flirted with the subject on numerous occasions beyond the Universal […]

Jaws 2 (1978)

The excitement was surely mounting when it was announced that Roy Scheider was returning to Martha’s Vineyard, “just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.” […]

Night Game (1989)

Once again Roy Scheider is the reluctant hunter of a killer only this time his prey is on land as opposed to the sea and no he doesn’t revive his […]

The Long Shadow of JAWS in Movie Posters

When Steven Spielberg unleashed the terror of Peter Benchley’s novel upon innocent movie goers in the summer of 1975, it opened up a whole sub genre in horror of animals […]

Jaws (1975)

“Too many jump scares.” This from a young fellow named Michael who happened to be sitting next to me at my local Apollo Cinema for a recent theatrical showing of […]

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1944)

Ali Baba takes us into the beautiful world of Technicolor joined with the on screen adventures and romantic escapades of Jon Hall and Maria Montez. All brought to us in a splendid […]

Diamonds (1975)

Before Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus took Hollywood by storm in the 1980’s making Cannon Films a staple of low budget action films among other genres thus capitalizing on the […]

Great White (1981)

This Italian import like many of it’s kindred has received numerous titles upon release in various countries around the globe. I know it as Great White due to it’s very […]

You Can’t Fool Me, Wonder Woman!

Lately I have been checking out series pilots for some of those cheesy seventies shows. The Six Million Dollar Man, The Man From Atlantis and The New Original Wonder Woman […]

Directed by John Ford (2006)

To sit and watch a montage of John Ford films is such a wonderful experience. Now sprinkle in some of the legendary names and stories from those who worked with […]

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a personal odyssey through film

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Methodically replaying every game of the 1978 baseball season!

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Looking Deeper at The Best Classic Movies

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by John Bengtson "the great detective of silent film locations" New York Times

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Uncovering the silent era

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“Film lovers are sick people.” ― François Truffaut

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The annex to John Grant's *A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Film Noir*

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A Film by Film Affair with Humphrey Bogart

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Vintage Hollywood films and stars

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You're ten seconds from watching an amazing film...

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Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

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They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To

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Home for classic movie lovers

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classic movie views for the classic and not-so-classic movie fan

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