There are more things in heaven and earth, Harris, than are dreamt of in your philosophy

Posted in Movies

I watched one of my favorite movies this evening. I love L.A. STORY. There’s not a minute of the movie I don’t love. There’s not a line that doesn’t make me smile. Even if this were the only thing Steve Martin ever did, I would love him for it. If you’ve never seen it, you […]

Go Speed Racer Go! (Yes, the movie freaking rocks!)

Posted in Cars, Movies

My buddy Dave took me as the +1 to the press screener of Speed Racer this evening. HOLY CRAP IT WAS WONDERFUL! Yes, I’m shouting. I don’t care. This flick was everything I had hoped it would be. You have to understand, that when I was knee-high to a grasshopper there were two shows that […]

Nostalgia Tuesday: Goonies never say die!

I wish I still had this t-shirt. (Not that it would fit.)

Likely winner of Sunday’s race?

Greetings from the race track! Go Lightning McQueen!

DIRECTIVE 4: (CLASSIFIED)

Posted in Movies

Tonight I watched ROBOCOP for the first time in about 10 years…

Communication Breakdown

Posted in Law, Movies

People don’t think about this sort of thing when they’re talking about copyrights. Usually the topic centers around how music labels are losing money or screwing consumers. Or how movie piracy will put a makeup artist on the streets. (Even though digital editing of films might do it anyway.) Forgotten in the argument are documentary […]

‘Twas grace that taught my heart to fear

Posted in Movies, Politics, Religion

Right now, I’m watching a documentary on the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and I tell you, it’s fascinating. The film, Bonhoeffer (2003), is fascinating. Bonhoeffer was a protestant theologian and Nazi resister who was hanged shortly before the end of WWII. Add this documentary to your NetFlix queue. Order it from Amazon. This is truly […]