Well... Last week I finished off my Top 100 favorite movies of all time with a look at Back to the Future as my number one. This was after sitting through the American Film Institute's Top 100 movies of all time according to their critics. My next great movie adventure will be the Top 100 … Continue reading What Are the Best Movies I’ve Never Seen?
It's an interesting question. As I'm sure you're all aware, I love a good movie. I love a bad movie. And I love movies of all genres. With it being October and Halloween being just over a week away, I thought it would be interesting to figure out what my favorite horror movies are. I … Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Scary Movie?
Back to the Future 1985 Directed by Robert Zemeckis Quick synopsis... In this sci-fi comedy classic, an eccentric inventor turns a DeLorean into a time machine that inadvertently sends young Marty McFly back 30 years. In 1955, Marty disrupts his parents' destiny and risks throwing the time-space continuum out of whack. I love this movie.It … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #1 – Back to the Future
The Empire Strikes Back 1980 Directed by Irvin Kershner Quick synopsis... George Lucas's epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader (voiced by James Earl Jones) is more determined than ever to capture Luke. … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #2 – The Empire Strikes Back
Superman 1978 Directed by Richard Donner Quick synopsis... Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane, who's in love with Superman. Clark must summon his superhero alter ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world. Was there any doubt that this … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #3 – Superman
I'm super late on today's post and the only excuse I have is that today's been pretty non-stop busy since about 8:30 this morning. But, on the plus side, I've gotten (most of) my work done, got renewed for CPR and First Aid, and rocked the vote a little early. Hooray, democracy! I had nothing … Continue reading Movie Titles Containing First Names
That Thing You Do! 1996 Directed by Tom Hanks Quick synopsis... In 1964, teenage garage band The One-ders become an overnight sensation when their debut song jumps to the top of the charts. But internal tensions threaten to make the group's fall just as rapid as their rise. I actually took full advantage of a … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #4 – That Thing You Do!
The Matrix 1999 Directed by the Wachowskis Quick synopsis... A computer hacker searches for the truth behind the mysterious force known as the Matrix. He discovers that what most people perceive as reality is actually a simulation created by machines and joins a rebellion to break free. Paul just watched this one for the first … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #5 – The Matrix
Well... I was originally planning to post my thoughts on my number five movie: The Matrix. But plans change. Honestly, I just haven't had enough time to watch it and put down some thoughts while watching. So this is a fill in post so I can properly watch the movie for next Monday. If you … Continue reading The Next Movie List – Decision Made
Star Wars 1977 Directed by George Lucas Quick synopsis... Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness) guides intrepid Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) on a valiant bid to save the captured Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) from Darth Vader (voiced by James Earl Jones). With his trusty droids and smuggler Han Solo (Harrison Ford), Skywalker must also destroy the Galactic … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #6 – Star Wars