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Kickstarter Campaign: Remembering The Legacy of The Parent Trap Documentary

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  I first saw David Swift’s 1961 classic The Parent Trap on the Disney Channel (back when it was a premium pay cable channel like HBO, Showtime, or the Movie Channel that was really worth watching) years ago when I … Continue reading

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Spaceballs (1987)

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“You have the ring, and I see your Schwartz is as big as mine.  Now let’s see how well you handle it,” says Dark Helmet to Lone Starr. One of my favorite comedies growing up was a little Mel Brooks … Continue reading

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Top Twenty-Five Baseball Movies

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Major League Baseball is back and I am hoping that my NY Yankees and NY Mets have good seasons this year (yes, I’m equally a Mets and Yankees fan; deal with it).  Now that the 2013 season is underway, I’ve … Continue reading

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Spike Lee: An Appreciation Part Two

(Continued from: Spike Lee: An Appreciation Part One) For his 11th feature film, Lee produced and directed 1997’s 4 Little Girls.  This documentary feature examines the 1963 murder of four black girls in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama.  It was … Continue reading

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Hitchcock (2012)

“My contract guarantees me final cut on all of my pictures,” proclaims Alfred Hitchcock.  President of Paramount Pictures Barney Balaban responds, “It also states that Paramount doesn’t have to release anything that might cause the studio embarrassment!”  Hitchcock responds, “As … Continue reading

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Frankenweenie (2012)

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I suppose it’s no secret that I’m a huge Tim Burton fan.  I was really excited about the release of Frankenweenie, and not just because he directed it.  Frankenweenie is a feature-length stop-motion adaptation of a live action short Burton … Continue reading