Ok, pop quiz: Do you know who Martha Coolidge is? Neither did I. And I’ve seen her best movie about a billion times. The Coolidge directed Val Kilmer vehicle to which I am referring is called Real Genius which is an apt title. This movie is really genius. Our friend, Mr Kilmer, leads a cast [...]
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For my next trick, I will make you believe that Tin Cup isn’t a giant turd of a movie. To perform this death-defying feat, I will require a willing assistant from the audience, two cups of Canola oil and a Boeing 747 sized bucket of suspension-of-disbelief. Now, to give credit where credit is due, golf [...]
It took five seconds on Wikipedia to find out that Joe vs. The Volcano, one of my all time favorite movies, is labeled an existentialist comedy. I didn’t know such a thing existed. So, my next inquiry to the great brain in the cloud was a definition of existentialism – just to make sure I [...]
Hudson Hawk is a brilliant piece of B-movie history, worth almost as much as the film it’s printed on. A visual tome that spans the ages, from Da Vinci’s imagining of the modern helicopter to a labyrinth of secret tunnels in the present day Vatican.