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All Fall Down (1962) – reviewed by George

Great acting by a great cast in a very depressing movie. Clint Willart (Brandon deWilde) arrives in the Florida Keys by bus to find his brother, Berry-Berry Willart (Warren Beatty). He walks to the really nice-looking hotel where Berry-Berry is … Continue reading

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Heavy Metal (1981) – reviewed by George

Based on a comic book with slick covers that really looked like a magazine (so which was it? I vote magazine), this movie has stories taken from the magazine and animated. It’s really good, but definitely adult, as was the … Continue reading

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Some American Stand Up Reviewed by Anita

I’ve been feeling routine with my viewing lately so I decided to switch it up a notch. I randomly looked up Stand Up and I’m happy to say Amazon Prime was there for me. If you’re tired of the same … Continue reading

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The Dark Tower (2017) – reviewed by George

“A tower stands at the center of the universe protecting us from darkness. It is said the mind of a child can bring it down.” Special children, kidnapped from their homes and held in a secret location, are being used … Continue reading

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Summer Nights in July, 2019 – Comment by Anita

So here we are mid-point of the summer and I have to say I’ve landed in a sort of bad TV rut. Analog has limited choices sometimes. Such as weekends and prime time week nights. Even my favorite network METV … Continue reading

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Wine Country (2019) Reviewed by Anita **

Netflix is streaming Wine Country, Amy Poehler’s directorial debut, an American comedy set in the beautiful wine country of Napa Valley, California. Loaded with tons of comedic talent, sadly Wine Country is not so funny. Six close middle-age gal pals … Continue reading

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Shazam vs. Captain Marvel – A Comment by George

As a loyal fan of old comics I was outraged at an article in the paper today. It was written by Tracy Brown of the Los Angeles Times. Brown gives a history of Carol Danvers, who first appeared in a … Continue reading

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A Brief Comment on Telephone Usage by George

Yesterday I was trying to call an insurance company and got the worst run-around I’ve ever encountered. It was all recorded voices and in three trys I never spoke to a human. At one point I had a loop: “Your … Continue reading

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Thoughts and Comments – by George

Commercial goofs: Neutrogena spells it correctly: “hydration”. And Dermina spells it incorrectly: “hyper-hidrosis”. And if you are not watching “The Cool Kids” with David Alan Grier, Martin Mull, Leslie Jordan, and Vicki Lawrence in a retirement home, you are seriously … Continue reading

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Commercials – Does it really improve sales to irritate us? – Gripes by George

Commercials almost always seem designed to prove that our IQs are below 40; that is, if we actually buy the stuff. But some are just so stupid they are hard to watch. I advise running screaming from the room, get … Continue reading

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