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Recent reviews

  • Ordinary People

    Ordinary People


    I’d never seen this film, so I pulled it up tonight and watched it. Holy smokes, it’s so incredibly powerful. Everyone is so good. Robert Redford is one of the most sensitive directors I’ve ever seen (see Rachel, Rachel). But boy, this movie is brown on parade. A brown bonanza. Fluorescent brown.

  • Night of the Living Dead

    Night of the Living Dead

    Best Horror Scenes
    Scene #94

    I first saw Night of the Living Dead when I was around 9-years-old, but it wasn’t the full film. A comedy troupe called The L.A. Connection had a short-lived television show called Mad Movies [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mad_Movies_with_the_L.A._Connection] (which predated Mystery Science Theater 3000 by a few years) where they would take beloved classic films, edit them down to 20 minutes, and re-dub all new dialogue, always turning the original story completely on its head. For example,…

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