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  • The Time Travelers

    The Time Travelers

    ★★½

    MST3K Episode #1103 - The Time Travelers

    Decent movie, ripe for classic MST3K Sci-Fi riffs. Poor Danny took some serious abuse.

  • The Pyjama Girl Case

    The Pyjama Girl Case

    ★★½

    Cross between a giallo and a police procedural with Ray Milland as a savvy old detective with a nose for truthiness. I wouldn't even consider this a giallo if not for its reputation. By straddling both genres, PGC becomes something a bit sloggy and off-putting.

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  • The Fly

    The Fly

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    33 Horror Movies. 33 Reviews. Hooptober Challenges.
    View my 2016 Cinema Shame/Hoop-Tober Watch Pile Shame-a-thon Statement here.

    Nature of Shame:
    Never seen THE FLY (1986). CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?! Jeff Goldblum. Cronenberg. Oozy goo. THE FLY!

    Hoop-tober Challenge Checklist:
    Decade - 1980's
    Original and Remake



    The Advance Word: OMFG LIKE THE BEST F'ING MOVIE EVER. I'm substituting hyperbole for an honest appraisal of my expectations here. I do so because I scanned the @Letterboxd reviews and that's pretty much what…

  • The Godfather

    The Godfather

    ★★★★★

    First single-sitting rewatch in more than a decade. The repeat power of THE GODFATHER surprises me. When was the last time you rewatched a three-hour film and found yourself glued to the screen, immobile? Anticipating each scene, yet still experiencing surprise, noting new details, studying the ways that Pacino's Michael Corleone subtly transforms into his father.