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  • Hail, Caesar!

    Hail, Caesar! 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 07 Feb, 2016

    The Norman Taurog joke had me (and no one else in the theater) laughing out loud.

  • Out to Sea

    Out to Sea 1997

    ★★★ Watched 04 Feb, 2016

    This movie has Donald O'Connor, Barney Miller and Hasselhoff's boss from KNIGHT RIDER. Plus a fake phone call from Donald Trump. Oh and Brent Spiner for the STAR TREK nerds. Bonus: it's from the director of VALLEY GIRL!

  • The Littlest Hobo

    The Littlest Hobo 1958

    ★★★½ Watched 29 Jan, 2016

    An absolute delight of a dog movie - featuring one of the best canine performances I've ever seen on film. Lots of great old Los Angeles locations/scenery and fun music too. Basically plays like a wonderful silent movie, with a little bit of human dialogue and slight peril mixed in there.

  • Midnight Madness

    Midnight Madness 1980

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 20 Jan, 2016 2

    Still a classic and still better than IT'S A MAD MAD MAD MAD WORLD.

  • The Final Alliance

    The Final Alliance 1990

    ★★ Watched 16 Jan, 2016

    Hasselhoff + pet mountain lion (named Felix) + albino John Saxon (as "Ghost") = next level awesomeness.

  • It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown

    It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown 1984

    ★★★★ Rewatched 27 Dec, 2015

    One of my favorite Peanuts Specials. Love the songs!

  • Roar

    Roar 1981

    ★★★★ Watched 30 Oct, 2015 4

    If Hitchock and Cassavetes made a low budget JACKASS Movie with lions and tigers...

  • Deathgasm

    Deathgasm 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 12 Oct, 2015 1

    A high school, heavy metal EVIL DEAD 2/DEAD ALIVE. Silly, gory fun.

  • That Darn Cat!

    That Darn Cat! 1965

    ★★★½ Rewatched 07 Jun, 2015

    A childhood favorite (with an amazing supporting cast) that still holds up. Will definitely make my Underrated '65 list.

  • Winner Take All

    Winner Take All 1975

    ★★★ Watched 03 Jun, 2015

    Great gambling TV-movie with an excellent performance by Shirley Jones at the center. Would make a solid (if emotionally draining) double bill with CALIFORNIA SPLIT. Supporting players include Joan Blondell, Sylvia Sidney and Sam Groom (who I am a big fan of from DEADLY EYES).
    The Film can be found on YouTube if you are interested:
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gh4qHhzv2gI

  • U Turn

    U Turn 1997

    ★★★½ Rewatched 22 Mar, 2015

    One of the darkest, bleakest noirs out there.

  • The Prowler

    The Prowler 1951

    ★★★★ Watched 11 Mar, 2015 2

    A minor noir masterpiece. The Blu-ray is fantastic and worth a pickup.