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The Great Netflix Harvest of 2006


I recently mentioned a fun phenomenon in my growth as a movie-watcher. I had started to ramp up my interest in cinema from 2003 to 2005 by going to the theater a lot more, creating a Hollywood Stock Exchange account, and watching a lot of the AFI Top 100. Much of that is thanks to my friend who was once babysat by the sister of the guy who played Nuclear Man in Superman IV. But in 2006, my movie-watching habits exploded. The difference was that I had gotten a Netflix account. And I took full advantage. Continue reading


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The Superbabies Fallout: Choose Your Own Adventure

I visited my Netflix queue this morning to see what I could expect in the mail as my replacement for the ill-fated Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2. And I was treated to their ratings reminder as soon as I got to the page. “Rate Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 to see what OTHER movies you might like”. It dawned on me that this was like those old “Choose Your Own Adventure” books.

Here’s what Netflix says if I rate it one star (which is accurate, of course): Continue reading


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Thanks for Nothing, Netflix

That's how I look when I'm angry.

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The Wonderful World of Netflix Viewer Reviews

I love Netflix viewer reviews. Sometimes, they’re so astoundingly stupid and/or bombastic that you have to laugh. Other times, people are just funny. Some of my favorites: Continue reading


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