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  • The Blob
  • The War of the Worlds
  • When Worlds Collide
  • The Man from Planet X

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  • Sherlock, Jr.

    ★★★★½

  • The Play House

    ★★★½

  • One Week

    ★★★★

  • The Giant Claw

    ★★★

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  • Sherlock, Jr.

    Sherlock, Jr.

    ★★★★½

    Watched as part of the Buster Keaton Marathon with Live Theatre Organ Accompaniment at the historic Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville PA.

    Films shown: One Week, The Playhouse, Sherlock Jr.

    Event Description: Join us for an afternoon in tribute to film pioneer Buster Keaton. The Colonial will screen three of Keaton’s short films with live music on the Theatre Organ Society of the Delaware Valley’s Wurlitzer Theatre Organ. There will also be a discussion by film critic Dana Stevens, author of…

  • The Play House

    The Play House

    ★★★½

    Watched as part of the Buster Keaton Marathon with Live Theatre Organ Accompaniment at the historic Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville PA.

    Films shown: One Week, The Playhouse, Sherlock Jr.

    Event Description: Join us for an afternoon in tribute to film pioneer Buster Keaton. The Colonial will screen three of Keaton’s short films with live music on the Theatre Organ Society of the Delaware Valley’s Wurlitzer Theatre Organ. There will also be a discussion by film critic Dana Stevens, author of…

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  • Halloween

    Halloween

    ★★★★★

    John Carpenter's legendary masterpiece of suspense still holds up even against a glut of more graphic and larger budgeted imitators. Everything is pitch perfect from the memorable score, to the sumptuous cinematography, to the sneakily good performances. A entertaining, scary, and tension filled thriller that only gets better with age. The Citizen Kane of slasher films.

  • Predator

    Predator

    ★★★★★

    Watched again as part of my Sci-fi Summer 2022 viewing. I doubled this with the Italian rip-off Robowar directed by Bruno Mattei.

    Original review:
    Tough as nails Dutch (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and his elite team of soldiers for hire are on a secret rescue mission in the jungles of Guatemala when they find themselves suddenly being hunted by an seemingly unstoppable alien force that likes to kill for sport. Superb blend of action, horror, and science fiction starts off as a…