This is the second installment of my “Movie Deep Dive” on the 1989 science fiction comedy Back to the Future Part II, which I maintain [...]
This is the first in a new category of articles I plan to do called Movie Deep Dives. In this series, I’m going to get [...]
At the end of the 1970s--I was about seven years old--our family was one of the earliest in our area to get cable TV. Cable [...]
Ron Howard's historical space thriller is about--and came out at--a curious time in American history, and has some interesting things to say about both.
The end of the Christopher Plummer Blogathon takes us full circle, to Plummer's one Oscar-winning role as well as a darker shadow of his most famous performance.
In the last two days, articles for the blogathon have analyzed Plummer in two different World War II-themed pictures, plus his memorable turn as a Star Trek villain.
In the films covered by these latest articles, Plummer plays everyone from Kaiser Wilhelm to the Emperor of the Galaxy in films ranging from stellar to...well, trash!
Taylor Hackford's thriller, based on a Stephen King novels, plays with time and memory in a fascinating and unusual way.
Plummer's turns as a ruthless bank robber in "The Silent Partner" and an over-the-hill adventurer in "Up" are the subject's of today's articles.
Day 1 of the blogathon brings us reviews of "The Sound of Music" and "The Man Who Would Be King."