Mrs. Kevin is a fan - well, maybe "was" but more on that later - of Gone with the Wind, the 1939 movie about life in the South during the Civil War and Reconstruction Era that followed. Our local Movie Tavern theater shows old movies every Sunday & Wednesday for limited viewings (one theater...
48 Meters Down
48 Meters Down takes place in the backpacking mecca of Brazil, against the backdrop of the country’s vibrant culture, party atmosphere and beautiful beaches. A group of five girls from different backgrounds and countries are united by their lust for life and adventure in the...
Let's have some fun, what songs can you think of that are about specific movie/TV/book characters?
I'll start with a relatively recent song about a possibly depressed Superman.
Five for Fighting - Superman
Bright ( 2017 )
Bright: Set in a world where mystical creatures live side by side with humans. A human cop is forced to work with an Orc to find a weapon everyone is prepared to kill for.
Ratings: IMDB: N/A Metascore: N/A RT: N/A
Released: December 22, 2017...
Who is that guy?
Wait, she looks familiar.
Here is an ongoing listing of some of the well-known and obscure actors & actresses that have roles in science fiction movies.
Some also have characters in science fiction televsion shows.
A few are masters of character and can play many different...
The long on-again/off-again talks between Disney and 21st Century Fox to sell the most of the company to Disney has finally paid off with an agreement reached. Fox Sports and Fox News will not be sold off and kept under control of the Murdoch family as they are now, everything else is going...
What is your favorite Christmas Horror movie and why?
It doesn't have to be a well-made/award winning movie, just a horror movie that you like to watch every year at Christmas time.
A few to get the mind thinking....
Two Front Teeth (2006)
Psycho Santa (2003)
Silent Night (2012)
Anyone that sees what I post about knows I watch a whole lot of movies.
For the most part, I watch anything new if it is in the genres I like.
Consequently, I watch too many really bad movies.
Lately, I have found few movies worth watching to completion.
For me, a movie needs to look like it...
A Promise of Time Travel ( 2016 )
A Promise of Time Travel: A seemingly chance encounter with an estranged childhood friend draws a bookstore clerk into a plot to steal a time machine.
Ratings: IMDB: N/A Metascore: N/A RT: N/A
Released: January 01, 2016
Radius ( 2017 )
Radius: Liam wakes from a car crash with no memory of who he is. As he makes his way into town to look for help, he finds only dead bodies, all with strange pale eyes. Liam's first assessment is that a virus is present in the air, but he soon discovers the horrible truth: anyone...
"The Colour Out of Space" is a science fiction/horror short story by American author H. P. Lovecraft, written in March 1927. In the tale, an unnamed narrator pieces together the story of an area known by the locals as the "blasted heath" in the wild hills west of Arkham, Massachusetts. The...
Flatliners ( 1990 )
Flatliners: Medical students bring themselves near death; their experiment begins to go awry.
Ratings: IMDB: 6.5/10 Metascore: N/A RT: 48%
Released: August 10, 1990
Runtime: 115 mins
Genres: Thriller Sci-Fi Horror
Innocent Blood ( 1992 )
Innocent Blood: Marie has two appetites, sex and blood. Her career as a vampire is going along fine until two problems come up...
Ratings: IMDB: 6.2/10 Metascore: N/A RT: 41%
Released: September 25, 1992
Runtime: 112 mins
Taken from my IMdb Watch List. No Particular Order...
Ghosts of War
Horror, Thriller, War
Eric Bress | Brenton Thwaites, Theo Rossi, Kyle Gallner
During the darkest days of World War II, five American soldiers are ordered to hold a French castle formerly occupied by the Nazi high...
So the weekend saw Geostorm dislodged Blade Runner from top spot with a $1.54 million result, definitely above my call of $1.2. The storm front may not last that long, another in the never ending superhero flicks dropping next weekend, but is well on the way to a passing mark. Meanwhile holdover...
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets ( 2017 )
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets: A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not...
The Shape of Water (2017)
R | 1h 59min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | 8 December 2017 (USA)
An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a...