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Week 6: Before the Plunge. Will The Third Man hold up after 60+ Years?

Tomorrow we’re going to be checking out the film “The Third Man.”  We’re already aware from Wednesday what the critics have to say about this movie.  At 104 minutes, it should be rather tolerable if it’s not perfect. Am I … Continue reading

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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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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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Week One: Completed!

Today I caught North by Northwest, the 1959 Hitchcock thriller about Roger Thornhill, an advertising executive who gets mistaken for an undercover agent. My expectation going into this viewing was low, save for the rave reviews it has gotten during … Continue reading

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Week 1: Movie Selection

Random number generator processed! 38! Movie picked – North by Northwest. First thoughts: Never even heard of this movie before today! I know it’s kind of shameful, seeing as how it’s a Hitchcock film and all (figured that one out … Continue reading

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