Good Neighbor Sam (1964) Review

Plot: Wholesome family man Sam Bissell (Jack Lemmon) agrees to pose as his wife’s best friend’s husband for her claim an inheritance with predictably disastrous results. Review: I feel like part of Jack Lemm...

The Producers (2005) Review

Plot: Shady Broadway producer Max Bialystock (Nathan Lane) convinces timid accountant Leo Bloom (Matthew Broderick) to join him in a scheme to over-finance a Broadway flop and flee to Rio with the excess money....

The Producers (1967) Review

Plot: Sleazy Broadway producer Max Bialystock (Zero Mostel) convinces gullible accountant Leo Bloom (Gene Wilder) to help him enact a scheme to over-finance a play and then run away with the remaining money. ...

The Vault of Horror (1973) Review

Plot: 5 men are trapped in an office building's sub-basement and tell one another disturbing dreams they have had. Review: The easiest way to review this movie is to say, if you like Tales from the Crypt, yo...

Tales from the Crypt (1972) Review

Plot: Five strangers get trapped in a crypt with the creepy Cryptkeeper (Ralph Richardson), who shows each of them the error of their ways. Review: I never read the old EC comics and didn’t really know much ...

Daughters of Darkness (1971) Review

Plot: A young couple (John Karlen and Danielle Ouimet) encounter the mysterious Countess Elizabeth Bathory (Delphine Seyrig) and her beautiful yet unhappy “secretary” Ilona (Andrea Rau) in a deserted hotel in B...

X-Men Spinoff Series: A Retrospective

When you create one of the most popular movie characters on the planet, which is basically what Hugh Jackman did when he first sprouted Wolverine's claws in the first X-Men film, you're bound to see a spinoff s...

X-Men Core Series: A Retrospective

Homo Superior. In September 1963, Jack Kirby and Stan Lee used these two words to launch a new comic book featuring a cast of misfit mutants fighting to save the very people who feared them. Steeped in themes ...

The Beast and the Magic Sword (1983) Review

Plot: Waldemar Daninsky (Paul Naschy) travels to Japan to seek a cure for his werewolf curse. Story: If you had told me that there was a movie out there that combined the Universal Monsters classic horror mo...