• Posts Tagged ‘1980’

    Hopscotch, Julia’s Eyes, Cedar Rapids (6/2)

    by  • 1/2/2012 • film • 0 Comments

    HOPSCOTCH – Miles Kendig (Matthau) decides that he’s had enough of the political bullshit from his clueless CIA minders. Rather than passively accept an assignment to a desk in the basement file room, Kendig has a more interesting idea – he’s going to write a book, and threaten to publish it. Naming names, he sends […]

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    But I’m a Cheerleader, Dirty Harry, Caddyshack (561/327)

    by  • 11/23/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    BUT I’M A CHEERLEADER – “Hang up that chick habit…” This is a great parody of that right wing Christian favorite – the de-gaying boot camps. Megan (Natasha Lyonne) plays a cheerleader who’s the last to know she’s gay. She’s dating the football player, and she just happens to think about her cheerleading pals when […]

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    Raging Bull, Duck Soup (424/246)

    by  • 9/4/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    RAGING BULL (Netflix) – This film looks fantastic. The film fast forwards through the successes and increasingly frequent failures in boxer Jake La Motta’s (De Niro) life. Both he and his brother Joey (Pesci) are rash and violent men, and Jake seems to be trying to destroy both their lives. DUCK SOUP (Netflix) – First […]

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