March 1, 2012 · 3:32 am
Actors often have to work a long time before hitting it big. And that’s assuming they hit it big at all. Sometimes, they can’t get steady film work and turn to TV. Still other times, they’re drawn to TV. But before they gain major roles on high-quality TV shows, they’re bound to have a lot of little-known work under their belt. Here are some examples from several of my favorite shows: Continue reading →
Filed under Movies, TV Shows
Tagged as Airplane!, Big Pussy Bonpensiero, Breaking Bad, Dan Dority, Deadwood, Dean Norris, Jimmy McNulty, Joan Holloway, Mayor Royce, Mike the Cleaner, Movies, Mr. Wu, The Sopranos, Total Recall, TV shows
April 6, 2011 · 6:36 am
When I passed the 100,000 hit marker in November, I honored the event with what became one of my most popular entries- 100 Things I Love About the Movies. As it turns out, my odometer recently rolled over another milestone- the 200,000 hit marker. As logic follows, I’m due for another stroll down 100 Things Avenue. So without further ado, here are 100 More Things I Love About the Movies: Continue reading →
Filed under Foreign Film, French Film, Ingmar Bergman, Japanese Film, Louis Malle, Movies, Silent Movies, Swedish Film
Tagged as 100 Things I Love About Movies, 61*, A Clockwork Orange, A Serious Man, Airplane!, American Beauty, American Movie, Battleship Potemkin, Big Fish, Black Narcissus, Chinatown, Danton, Donnie Brasco, Duel, Fargo, Fatty Arbuckle, Fight Club, Film, Ginger Snaps, Hot Fuzz, Ingmar Bergman, Johnny Dangerously, Kalifornia, La Dolce Vita, Major League, Monsieur Verdoux, Movies, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Peeping Tom, Psycho, Pulp Fiction, Rango, Requiem for a Dream, Reservoir Dogs, Rushmore, Sawdust and Tinsel, Seven Samurai, Silent Movie, Some Like it Hot, Straw Dogs, Sven Nykvist, The Big Lebowski, The Blues Brothers, The Bride of Frankenstein, The Changeling, The Fox and the Hound, The Goonies, The King of Comedy, The Lost Weekend, The Misfits, The Monster Squad, The Pixies, The Seventh Seal, The Shining, The Silence of the Lambs, The Spirit of the Beehive, The Thin Red Line, Thelma Schoonmaker, Tinto Brass, Wall Street
December 1, 2010 · 1:15 pm
Back by lukewarm demand, it’s “Great Moments in Movie History, Using Stick Figures”!
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Filed under Great Moments in Movie History, Humor, Movies
Tagged as Airplane!, Blazing Saddles, Braveheart, Goodfellas, Inception, Norma Desmond, Seventh Seal, Shaun of the Dead, Sleepaway Camp, Sunset Boulevard, The Invisible Man
November 29, 2010 · 9:00 am
He's dead. None of us are loving it.
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