Monthly Archives: November 2018

Jason Gray Stanford is the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 25&26 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 25: The Musgrave Ritual (Inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) During the night the British Museum is robbed of the Musgrave Sword. Wiggins (voice of Viv Leacock) and Deirdre (voice of Jennifer Copping) were to have a field trip … Continue reading

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Where the Spies Are (1965) – reviewed by George

At British Intelligence a group of recruits is being shown a training film dealing with devices like a watch that sends out a locator signal on a timed basis, and a pen that holds a lethal injection. At the conclusion … Continue reading

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Helen Broderick as Hildegarde Withers in “Murder on a Bridle Path” (1936) – reviewed by George

Edna May Oliver only made the first three Hildegarde Withers movies, then left RKO for MGM. Helen Broderick took over for this one film, and the last two featured a surprise (tune in next week). However, beginning with this film … Continue reading

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Vincent Elbaz is D’Artagnan in “The 4 Musketeers” (2005) – reviewed by George

Seems like it should have come around before now, but this is the only French version of the story I could find, and it’s a doozy. The stunts and the score are super, and the story is followed, but with … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Three, Disc Nine (1967) – reviewed by George

Episode 25: The Hot Number Affair Some Thrush agent thought he was being clever when he hired a dress designer to create a dress using a fabric printed with a design the agent provided. The designer printed the fabric and … Continue reading

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Radioland Murders (1994) – reviewed by George

This Lucasfilm Production is a comedy, a mystery, and a rousing good time. It has one of the largest credited casts I’ve ever seen, and is a jewel in every way. In 1939 Chicago at WBN (Whalen Broadcasting Network) the … Continue reading

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Incredibles 2 (2018) – reviewed by George

Dynamite! This movie wore me out. At one point when Elastigirl is saving a train, I caught myself watching with my mouth hanging open. The opening credits are basically red and black, so the movie starts with that famous shot … Continue reading

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Jason Gray Stanford as the voice of Sherlock Holmes in “Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century” – Episodes 22,23,&24 (1999) – reviewed by George

Episode 22: The Crooked Man (Inspired by the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) A woman arrives at a twentieth-story apartment and bursts in on her husband screaming, “How could you?” The housekeeper is helpless; apparently the woman locked the … Continue reading

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A Gift to Remember (2017) – reviewed by George

Happy Thanksgiving! It’s only Turkey Day, but the two Hallmark Channels are already deep into both old and new Christmas movies, this being a sample from last year’s crop. This excellent film features a young woman who works at Chaucer’s, an … Continue reading

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Good News for Stan Lee Fans – Relayed by George

The Washington Post has reported that several Stan Lee cameos had been filmed in advance, and will be seen in Marvel movies that are on the way. The three titles rumored in the article are: “Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse”, … Continue reading

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