A Tribute to David Bowie and Alan Rickman

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Hey, guys. So I didn’t get the chance to address this last week, but…it was a rough week, huh? We lost a rock icon and a legendary actor in one fell swoop–both Brits, both age 69, both to cancer. It’s uncanny, really, that we should lose two such well-known and well-loved individuals so close together and in such similar ways. Continue reading

Resolutions 2014: Die Hard

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After The IPC led the charge into this series yesterday with a hilarious review of The Godfather, I’m putting in my two cents on a film resolution of my own: Die Hard! I hadn’t intended to watch this one for Resolutions, but after a very strong reaction from several readers upon hearing that I hadn’t seen it, I decided that maybe Die Hard was worth a watch. Continue reading

NOOOOvember 2013: Lockout

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We’ve already had several fantastic posts for NOOOOvember 2013 (all of which you can view in the Archives), but now the wonderful Miss Table9Mutant over at Cinema Parrot Disco has decided to join the fun and vent about one of her biggest film disappointments, Lockout! I was curious about this film, but now…eh. I think Table9Mutant has convinced me to stay away. Read on, oh disappointed friends! Continue reading