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  • The Killers

    The Killers

    So it’s cool that this exists but, Tarkovsky or not, it’s a student film and, like all student films, it sucks. 

    It’s essentially a  line-for-line remake is the opening scene of the ‘46 version*. But racist. They drop about a dozen n words in a minute and a guy does black face (and black arm). 

    So yeah, glad it’s on the blu Ray with the others, as a piece of film history but, were this a filmmaker who didn’t make…

  • The Killers

    The Killers

    ★★★★

    My Killers double feature was a fruitful one. Not only did I get to watch one great film ('46) and one good film ('64; this one), but I noticed some fun stuff and learned still more reading about them.

    First, I recognized the music used in vastly superior 1946 version of the film as the Dragnet theme and was delighted when my suspicions were confirmed by the IMDb trivia section.

    Second, on my adventure down the IMDb/Wiki rabbit hole, I…

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  • Toy Story 3

    Toy Story 3

    ★★★★★

    Toy Story 3 came out on my eighteenth birthday. Like Andy, I had grown up and was heading off to college. So, upon seeing it, I took it like a man... and cried throughout the entire movie. It was the most emotional I have ever been. Not only is Toy Story 3 one of the best animated movies ever made. It actually changed my life.

  • Not Another Teen Movie

    Not Another Teen Movie

    ★★★★½

    I continue to say this is one of the best parodies ever. I will forever fight for this movie to be recognized as a masterpiece.