Why, oh why would I bother with the Village of the Damned remake? Well because it was only $5 at Walmart, that's why! But what drew me to this movie over it's "everyday low price", was the mid 90's nostalgia attached to it. I remember watching this on television as a child [not knowing of the original, at the time] and thinking that the glow eyed children were SOOO creepy. Besides, who can argue with a 90's remake of a…
So, last week, after a few beers, I found myself alone and at the dollar theater. Yep, there is a dollar theater in my town. They show movies that have had their run at the regular theater [$8.50] new, and admission is only $1.50. Well, long story short, I went to go see John Carter of Mars.
I was very pleased by Disney's choice in material, transforming a 100 year old science fiction comic strip into a film. From what…