Monthly Archives: July 2012

Week 6: Trailer Tuesday. What the heck is “The Third Man?”

If you’re like me, you’ve never heard of this film, “The Third Man.”  That’s why I’m hoping the trailers can enlighten us a little as to the plot and general tone.  If it’s like the trailers for “On the Waterfront,” … Continue reading

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Week 6: Movie Selection

So yeah, On The Waterfront was a pretty good flick.  Maybe it dragged a bit here and there, but it deserves a place on the “Oughta Watch This” list. Now we’re spinning at magic random number wheel again!  What will … Continue reading

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Week 5: Complete!

On the Waterfront!  Today’s Friday, and as I’ve been mentioning, we’re getting this week’s film done early.  Voila.  I will be without Internet tomorrow, rendering me unable to make a post.  No matter. How did I like this Brando classic?  … Continue reading

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Week 5: Breath Before the Dive

Tomorrow we will be diving into the 1954 Marlon Brando classic “On the Waterfront.”  How does this one feel?  Well, even given the critical reception, there has not been too much that leaves me waiting in breathless anticipation.  I hope … Continue reading

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Soundtrack Thursday: Week 5

Hello all.  Today we’re taking a peek at the soundtrack for the movie “On the Waterfront.”  This film is on the docket as this week’s random selection for the IMDB Top 250 Quest. And guess who composed the soundtrack?  Leonard … Continue reading

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Rotten Wednesday: Week 5 (bumped up)

Hello all.  As I mentioned before I will be missing from the Internet this weekend, so things are getting moved forward a little bit.  So savor the flavor of a tomato on Tuesday!  What does Rotten Tomatoes say about our … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: Week 5 (But it’s Monday!)

Shaking things up this week.  We’ve picked On the Waterfront, the earliest film covered so far by the IMDB Quest.  Today we’re taking a look at some trailers, and I find it interesting to see these older films in preview … Continue reading

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Aside: The Dark Knight Rises Was Good!

Like I mentioned, my wife and I went to see the the new Batman movie.  Darren over at The m0vie blog gave a far more insightful and excellent review than I can ever hope to verbalize. It does contain some … Continue reading

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Week 5: Movie Selection

Hello, everyone!  I am movie’d out this weekend after our watching of the whole Dark Knight Trilogy as well as Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels.  This coming weekend I will be out of town without Internet, so I am … Continue reading

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Week 4: Complete!

Let’s get it out of the way.  Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels was an awesome movie!  I’m generally ambivalent to heist films unless they’re funny (for some reason).  This movie did not disappoint in that regard.  I thought it … Continue reading

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