• Posts Tagged ‘1990’

    Gremlins 2: The New Batch (85/40)

    by  • 2/9/2012 • film • 0 Comments

    GREMLINS 2 – This has not aged any better than the first one. While I do enjoy much of the jokes at the expense of the company and technology, those are little more than window-dressing… there’s so little of plot of character once the empty jokes are stripped away, that it just feels like a […]

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    Black Christmas (1974), Black Christmas (2006), Die Hard 2, A Christmas Story, Jackboots on Whitehall (631/361)

    by  • 12/27/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    BLACK CHRISTMAS (1974) – Oo… a bit of horror film history here – not only is this Canadian Content with Margot Kidder and Andrea Martin of all people, it’s also by director Bob Clark of the film with wider appeal, A CHRISTMAS STORY. Additionally, and possibly more importantly for horror and cult movie fans, this […]

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    Robocop 2 (598/350)

    by  • 12/16/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    ROBOCOP 2 – Other than the large autonomous cyborgs, I think this could almost be a documentary about what’s happening in Toronto right now. In the film, Detroit is hard enough off that it becomes the target of a hostile takeover by the OCP corporation. I think Toronto needs a Robocop, but maybe not the […]

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