Tag Archives: Ron Howard


Willow (1988)

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“We need your help!” exclaims Willow Ufgood.  Madmartigan sarcastically says, “My help?  Why would you need my help?  You’re a sorcerer.”  Willow responds, “You’re a great warrior!  And a swordsman!  And you’re ten times bigger than I am, stupid!” After … Continue reading


Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

”That’s what it’s all about, isn’t it?  That’s what it’s always been about.  Gifts, gifts… gifts, gifts, gifts, gifts, gifts!  You wanna know what happens to your gifts?  They all come to me.  In your garbage.  You see what I’m … Continue reading


Return To Oz (1985)

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“If his brains ran down, how can he talk?” asks Jack Pumpkinhead.  Dorothy Gale responds, “It happens to people all the time, Jack.” For years, audiences clamored for more adventures to the land of Oz on the big screen, and … Continue reading


Blu-ray Tuesdays: 6/2/15 Recommendations

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Blu-ray Tuesdays: 1/28/14 Recommendations

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Rush (2013)

“The closer you are to death, the more alive you feel.  It’s a wonderful way to live.  It’s the only way to drive,” says James Hunt. I’ve never been much of a race car driving fan, or viewer for that … Continue reading


Robert Zemeckis: An Appreciation Part One

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One of my favorite contemporary filmmakers is Robert Zemeckis, a writer, producer, and director whose works often include state-of-the-art special effects.  Although Steven Spielberg helped give him his start, Zemeckis’ career didn’t really take off until 1984’s Romancing the Stone … Continue reading