Category Archives: G

TV Quotes: The Graham Norton Show, 12-27-2019, taken from BBCA by George

On the Red Chair: Egard, an internal care doctor from Chelmsford, told about being a medical school student in South Africa, Namibia to be exact. Because of a shortage of doctors Egard and his fellow students got a chance to … Continue reading

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Grounded for Christmas (2019) – reviewed by George

This Lifetime movie begins with a huge snowstorm blanketing the midwest, and with Nina Rooney (Julianna Quill), a pilot, telling her parents (via phone) that she has to work and once again cannot come home for Christmas, and then packing … Continue reading

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Goya’s Ghost (2007) Reviewed by Anita ***

Top-notch star-studded cast is what you will find in this film. Set in 18th/19th century Spain, Goya’s Ghost is a hot bed of the problems of the times. Milos Forman created a world that is rich in intrigue, history, and … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day (1993) – reviewed by George

Well, it’s not a Thanksgiving movie, but it IS a Holiday movie. Okay, I don’t know anybody who gets a holiday from work on February 2, but you know what I mean. Phil Connor (Bill Murray) is a TV weatherman … Continue reading

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The Guru (2002) – reviewed by George

The movie begins with a Bollywood number, because the hero, Ramu Gupta (Jimi Mistry), teaches Indian dancing (in India). But he has a secret yearning to be a dancer in Hollywood musicals, so when his cousin Vijay (Emil Marwa) writes … Continue reading

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G.I. Joe: Valor vs. Venom (2004) – reviewed by George

This CGI animated feature is pretty good, but I had to see about half of it to begin appreciating it. I guess that’s because the intended audience is adolescents. Basically the G.I. Joes make up an organization of men and … Continue reading

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Goosebumps (2015) – reviewed by George

Perfect for Halloween viewing, with some very scary moments and some terrifying ones as well. Also humor and some twists. Zach (Dylan Minnette) is sent to live with his Aunt Gale (Amy Ryan), who also works at the local high … Continue reading

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Harold Lloyd in “Get Out and Get Under” (1920) – reviewed by George

“There are six reasons why a young man has his picture taken. One is A Girl – the other five don’t count.” The photographer is really painstaking – and irritating. He wants Harold’s head at a certain angle, his feet … Continue reading

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Glass (2019) – reviewed by George

To me “Unbreakable” was an action movie with sci-fi overtones, “Split” was a monster-horror movie with psychiatry overtones, and now “Glass” is a suspense movie with more psychiatry overtones. To demonstrate this, after a brief sequence where David Dunn (Bruce … Continue reading

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The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.: Season One, Episodes 28 and 29 (1967) – reviewed by George

# 28: The High and the Deadly Affair Named after and similar to “The High and the Mighty”, since this is about a planeload of people in danger, the story begins on the moors of England where Dr. Albert Merek … Continue reading

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