Manhunter – First Impressions

I just finished the first three episodes of the new David Fincher series on Netflix. It stars Johnathan Groff as Holden Ford, the FBI agent who, along with his partner Bill Tench (Holt McCallany), revolutionized the field of criminology by delving into the minds of the psychopaths to gain insights into motivations of budding and developing serial killers resulting in…

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Good Night, Cincinnati!

Not sure of what else to say here. I did happen to finish the first season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on Netflix with my wife and followed that up with the latest episode of Adam Ruins Everything. I highly recommend both. Starting to appreciate the DVR, even though it comes at a price. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is a show with a stupid…

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Thought on Willy Wonka

A few days ago, the great comedic actor Gene Wilder died. One of his most popular roles is as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0067992/). Yet, it’s not my favorite of his and I find the movie a little boring. It looks like it was done on the cheap… all that is for another post. I…

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My Patriotic Duty

It’s the 3rd of July.and I’m doing my patriotic duty by watching Independence Day. Last week, I watched the much anticipated sequel, Independence Day: Resurgence. It was not as enjoyable as the first, to say the least. Aside from its lack of… everything, the primary motivation of the alien race just seemed stupid, almost as stupid as MKS’s aliens in…

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To Blaaaaiiiiise

The week, once again, went by swiftly. I managed to get a lot done, with respect to work, but still didn’t manage to get everything I wanted to get done. Time marches on and now there’s just not enough time to even complain about it. Watched an interesting video on the philosopher and all-around rennaisance man, Blaise Pascal. It is…

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Rules For Trailers

Never show footage from the second half of the movie. If you allow footage from the second half of the movie, people, especially frequent moviegoers, are clever enough to figure out the plot of the movie. You ruin the mystery. Do not use the trailer to provide a synopsis in brief.

Stardust

On Rotten Tomatoes: http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/stardust/ On IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0486655/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 I recently watched this movie, and I must admit, it was humorous, charming and very easy to watch. I shall post more about this later.

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Heat

I like the movie, Heat. Every time I have thoughts about this movie, you’ll find it here.