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“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”

“When people ask me if I went to film school, I tell them, no, I went to films.” Spoken by Quentin Tarantino during a 2004 BBC News interview, conducted by Andrew Walker. When I sat down to watch the film … Continue reading

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“Manson Revisited – An Interesting Approach To A Saturated Topic”

On the evening of August 9th, 1969, acts of depraved carnage were committed at 10050 Cielo Drive in Benedict Canyon, located north of Beverly Hills, California. In total, five people: actress and model, Sharon Tate, who was pregnant with her … Continue reading

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“Lemora: A Child’s Tale of the Supernatural” (1973)

“Lemora: A Child’s Tale of the Supernatural” takes place in the American south, during the prohibition era, (1920-1933). At the outset of the film the protagonist, virtuous teenager, Lila Lee, portrayed by Cheryl “Rainbeaux” Smith (Melvin and Howard), is for … Continue reading

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“From Dusk Till Dawn – The Series”

The series “From Dusk Till Dawn,” does initially follow the plot of the cult classic film, directed by Robert Rodriguez (Sin City), and written by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner, Quentin Tarantino (Pulp Fiction), based on a story by … Continue reading

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“Big Bad Wolves”

When I learned that two time Academy Award winner Quentin Tarantino (Pulp Fiction), went so far as to praise the movie “Big Bad Wolves” as the best film of 2013, I knew I had to see it. He is one … Continue reading

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“From Dusk Till Dawn”

During the first part of the entertaining, and genre shifting, 108 minute, Robert Rodriguez (Machete) directed film, “From Dusk Till Dawn,” a viewer would think they would be in for a gritty, action and crime drama movie. At the heart … Continue reading

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“Pulp Fiction: A Pop Culture Phenomenon Arrives On Blu-Ray”

“I do believe Marsellus Wallace, my husband, your boss, told you to take me out and do whatever I wanted. Now I wanna dance, I wanna win. I want that trophy, so dance good.” Is it too early to call … Continue reading

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“Travolta Brilliant in De Palma’s Blow Out”

Having watched well over 3,000 films during the course of my lifetime, (I only count the first viewing of a movie in that equation) I’ve developed an appreciation for, and have become a fan of, numerous directors. There are, however, … Continue reading

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