In an industry marked by uncertainty, there is one truth when it comes to television: If you do a good job hosting Saturday Night Live, you’ll probably be invited back. Just ask Steve Martin (whose appearances in the early years…Read more →
Monthly Archives: March 2019
This Batman Review Is “Hot Off the Griddle”
In today’s guest post, Jim Brymer shares his thoughts on a memorable installment from the Batman TV show: The campy Batman TV series from the 1960s is one of my favorite shows. I was watching syndicated reruns of this show…Read more →
It has been far too long since we have had any James Dean content on this page for you to enjoy, so we are rectifying that right now! For this week’s Create-A-Caption, we are focusing on the 1956 classic Giant….Read more →
’70s Flashback: “The Poseidon Adventure” Is Anything But A Disaster
“There’s got to be a morning after. If we can hold on through the night…” Released in 1972, The Poseidon Adventure helped launch the disaster film genre that dominated the decade. It was a brilliant idea really, bring together an…Read more →
Poll: Which Character from the 1989 Baseball Comedy “Major League” Is Your Favorite?
Okay wild things, now that baseball season is underway we find ourselves thinking about what are favorite movies about the sport are. One of the funniest contemporary films to cover baseball is 1989’s laughfest Major League. Packed with a team…Read more →
What Are Your Favorite Baseball Movies?
The crack of the bat! The sound of the crowd! The thrill of the game! There’s nothing quite like baseball, is there? Since today is opening day for baseball season, we want to hear what your favorite baseball movie or…Read more →
Guest Review: Across the Wide Missouri (1951)
Bernard de Voto’s book Across the Wide Missouri became a surprise best-seller in 1947, earning the Pulitzer Prize for History. The brass at MGM quickly purchased the rights to the book in order to use the title and then pondered,…Read more →
This Week’s New Releases Include “Aquaman,” “If Beale Street Could Talk,” and “The Glass Bottom Boat”
From Oscar-winners to classics from the vaults, there’s an incredible amount of new releases this week. We’ve got a little bit of everything hitting Blu-ray and DVD this week. Check out what you’ll be watching next! Aquaman Jason Momoa returns…Read more →
School Daze: The Rodney Dangerfield Comedy “Back to School”
School days! I remember going to college back in the 80’s. For the first couple of years it was a real party. Partly because I was just going to avoid the responsibility of getting a real job. Of course, until…Read more →
Who Is Your Favorite Muppet and Why?
“Who said that every wish would be heard and answered, when wished on the morning star. Somebody thought of that, and someone believed it. And look what it’s done so far…” Who doesn’t love The Muppets? Jim Henson‘s creations are…Read more →