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Category Archives: Academy Award Nomination

Movie : The Deer Hunter

Steel town USA. A group of young men get off the night shift at the mill and head for the bar. A lot of excitement in the air. Three of … Continue reading

May 17, 2020 · 61 Comments

Movie : Downfall (Der Untergang)

A group of young women are brought to a remote location and led into a building. They are to meet with the Fuhrer. Nervous anticipation is the mindset. A short … Continue reading

May 3, 2020 · 34 Comments

Movie : Taxi Driver

An insomniac hires out as a cab driver. He can’t sleep so he might as well drive all night and make some cash. He takes the bad fares on the … Continue reading

March 29, 2020 · 47 Comments

Movie : Marathon Man

We cut back and forth between and older man retrieving a container from a safety deposit box and a younger man jogging along a river pathway. The older gentleman leaves … Continue reading

March 1, 2020 · 65 Comments

Movie : Passage To India

  David Lean is one of my favorite film-makers. He has a track record that puts him at the top with me. I grew up (got big) watching his movies. … Continue reading

February 2, 2020 · 32 Comments

Movie : Goodfellas

3 Guys driving at night. Half asleep, no conversation. We hear a  thumping. They look at each other. They pull off the road, open the trunk and finish killing the … Continue reading

January 5, 2020 · 45 Comments

Movie : Blue Velvet

We take a little drive through a squeaky clean wholesome American town. Or is it? A college kid comes home to see his sick father. Walking home from visiting his … Continue reading

November 24, 2019 · 42 Comments

Movie : The Professionals

We meet our 4 professionals in various scenes at the top.  They are picked up by a train in the employ of a millionaire who wants to hire the 4 … Continue reading

March 10, 2019 · 28 Comments

Movie : Snap review – Eastern Promises

A Russian teenage girl dies in the hospital giving birth. A midwife finds a diary belonging to the young girl which leads her to the dark, violent world the teenager … Continue reading

February 10, 2019 · 45 Comments

Flick: Guest Take – Five Easy Pieces

I’m handing over the popcorn and the chocolate covered peanuts to Jim (Doc) from Music Enthusiast. Like a lot of the people I’ve hooked up with on this sharing of … Continue reading

January 27, 2019 · 30 Comments

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