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Category Archives: Drama

Movie : One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest

We open with a car travelling in a rural area. We cut to a hospital/institution. A nurse arrives at a ward with the patients just waking up for the day. … Continue reading

April 25, 2021 · 68 Comments

Movie : American Heart

As opening credits roll we see a series of old black and white snapshots. Family shots of days gone by. We are then in real time where a man just … Continue reading

March 7, 2021 · 55 Comments

Movie : Shotgun Stories

Down in the southern States the story of a couple of families connected by the same father plays out. Resentment and anger are the main emotions with no one taking … Continue reading

January 10, 2021 · 29 Comments

Movie : The Wrestler

We open with shots of a bunch of press clippings. Articles and pictures of a professional wrestler at the top of his game and fame. We then cut 20 years … Continue reading

October 11, 2020 · 40 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 : Hoosiers

A basketball coach/teacher takes a job at a small town Indiana school. It’s a last chance kind of job. He’s hired by an old friend. He was a successful college … Continue reading

October 27, 2019 · 12 Comments

Movie : Paris Texas

So many things come into play to make this a CB favorite. Including Sam Sheppard, Ry Cooder , Wim Wenders, Harry Dean Stanton, Dean Stockwell and some beautiful cinematography. I … Continue reading

September 15, 2019 · 7 Comments

Movie : Snap Review – Take Shelter

  A man stands outside his house in a rural setting. He’s looking up to the skies taking in some ominous looking clouds. a storm is brewing. Heavy winds and … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · 20 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

Movie : Snap Review – Black Book

Israel 1956 we are introduced to Rachel, a Jewish woman who’s teaching school. We then flashback to her life in Nazi occupied Holland 1944. Her life is a series of … Continue reading

January 13, 2019 · 14 Comments

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