“Kodachrome: The Movie” coming to Netflix

About seven years ago, I used the iconic slide film Kodachrome in its last year that the film could be developed.  I photographed bridges and trees and winter scenes and other cool images. Then, in December 2010, the last processing plant in the world – the only one capable of handling the various chemicals used…

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Spider-Man: Homecoming and that … er … um … smell…

Let’s get a few things straight.  I enjoyed the Spider-Man trilogy with Tobey Maguire as the webslinger.  I kinda was okay with the Amazing Spider-Man double feature with Andrew Garfield in the suit.  They both had their strengths and they both had their weaknesses, to be sure. And last night, I watched the reboot of…

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: Better than expected!

There was so much to expect from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, as the Star Wars movie universe added its first true standalone fixture in the series.  It’s almost as if the storytellers decided to rebuild the old “Star Wars Expanded Universe” that once populated the series’ books and videogames and TV specials, and…

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The Force is not strong with this one, officer…

I’ve written before about my love and appreciation for the Star Wars movie franchise.  I stood in line at Northway Mall way back in 1977 at the old Cine 1-2-3-4-5-6 to see the first movie (now known as Episode IV), and last year I did the entire six-movie marathon at Regal Crossgates 18 before seeing…

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The rarest Three Stooges films ever…

I grew up with the Three Stooges.  As a kid, I watched Three Stooges movies at 7:00 a.m. on WTEN as part of a “Popeye and the Three Stooges” show, which would lead into Commander Ralph Vartigian and the Good Ship News.  In later years, I would watch Three Stooges marathons on WSBK, when the…

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Brangelina: 2004 (officially 2014)-2016

From the “well, we knew it had to happen sooner or later” department, Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt.  Marriage – two years, although the couple had been a “Brangelina” essentially since 2004.  Angie gets the kids, Brad gets visitation, Angie didn’t ask for spousal support. E! online gives the gory details.…

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