Hairspray

2007 New Line Cinema Directed by Adam Shankman Produced by Craig Zadan, Neil Meron, Bob Shayne, Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman and Tony Emmerich Written by John Waters, Thomas Meehan and Leslie Dixon Based on the 2002 musical “Hairspray” and the 1988 film “Hairspray” As you can tell from the credits, HAIRSPRAY has had a convoluted […]

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The Hangover

2009 Warner Brothers Directed by Todd Phillips Produced by Todd Phillips and Daniel Goldberg Written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore If you’ve been following my movie reviews for any decent length of time then you know that while I love comedies I rarely find any recently produced that do what I think comedies are […]

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The Long Goodbye

1973 MGM Home Entertainment  Directed by Robert Altman Produced by Jerry Bick Screenplay by Leigh Brackett Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler When Robert Altman is cooking on all burners as in say, ‘MASH’, ‘The Player’ or ‘Cookie’s Fortune’ he’s a director to be reckoned with and you sit back and just revel in […]

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The Richard Pryor Show

1977 National Broadcasting Company (Original Airing) Directed by John Moffitt Produced by Burt Sugarman Written by Richard Pryor, Robert Altman, Sandra Bernhard, Vic Dunlop, Paul Mooney, Tim Reid, Marsha Warfield and Robin Williams Most people would know the brilliant Richard Pryor from his movie work and mainly hit Netflix to relive his amazing talent in […]

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The Seventh Seal

1957                            Svensk Filmindustri Directed and Written by Ingmar Bergman Produced by Allan Ekelund I strongly suspect that THE SEVENTH SEAL is one of those movies that a lot of people say they’ve seen but they never have.  You know what I mean.  When you say that you’ve seen THE SEVENTH SEAL it seems to […]

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TV Theme Song Fever: Part 2

Hey, how you doin’?  Hope everything is well with you and yours and I’m glad to see you’ve decided to come on back.  Stay awhile and let’s have some fun, okay? You may remember a post I made a few days back: TV THEME SONG FEVER where I put up some videos of some of […]

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The Spanish Prisoner

1997                            Sweetland Films Directed And Written by David Mamet Produced by Jean Doumanian I like the work of David Mamet a lot.   He’s a writer who knows how to write extraordinarily good dialog and no two characters in any of his works sound the same.  His movies are enjoyable just to listen to, not to […]

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