Supervan

In the mid 80’s, many suburban folks made the switch from station wagons to vans as the preferred method of family transportation. I remember my father doing all sorts of research before purchasing ours. Now, just a few years earlier van culture was something entirely different. Trust me, our family van wasn’t decked out with…

Stay Hungry

Did you know that Arnold Schwarzenegger is a Golden Globe winner…for acting? It’s true! Once upon a time there was an award for Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture. Now, this wasn’t for his actual first screen appearance in the titular role of Hercules in New York. I saw you getting nervous there. The…

The Ultimate Warrior

It’s time for a trip into the far off future. We’ll visit a post-apocalyptic world where a few beleaguered survivors eek out an existence in the ruins of New York City. Yes, film fans, this is what awaits us in the year…2012!! Okay, so when the date appeared on the screen I couldn’t help but…

Matilda

I know that to many kids of the 90’s the 1996 film Matilda is considered a classic. Personally, I haven’t seen it. Hey, I was 25 in ‘96, I wasn’t exactly the target audience. I’ll get to it eventually, however, I have seen the other film with the same name. Yes indeed movie fans, in…