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The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin (1967) – reviewed by George

This Disney film is a lot of fun. It has regular comedy, funny lines and funny situations, but it has a lot of slapstick too. Mr. Pemberton (Cecil Kellaway), the Flagg family lawyer, has come to the Flagg mansion in … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Birdie (1963) – reviewed by George

Sue me! I don’t like this movie. This is another case where I think the stage version is better, and for this title I think way, way better. I think it is safe to say that the moviemakers strangled the … Continue reading

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Emil and the Detectives (1964) – reviewed by George

I read the book, by Erich Kastner, in the original German in college, but enjoyed this movie more; maybe because I didn’t have to translate, or maybe because it’s just good fun. The narrator says, “Events begin to move rapidly … Continue reading

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