Thank God it’s Friday

Sometimes, even a film that won an Oscar can slip into the realm of Forgotten Films. Of course, it’s not so easy for that to happen if you won Best Picture, but Best Original Song, that’s another story. This particular song beat out “Hoplessly Devoted to You” from Grease, among others! While the song “Last…

Just You and Me, Kid

I’m old enough to remember Brooke Shields as the girl from the Calvin Klein commercials. “Nothing gets between me and my Calvins.” Even before that famous, and somewhat controversial, ad campaign, Shields was causing quite a stir. She had already made it big as a child model and got all sorts of people upset when…

The Nude Bomb

There are two sorts of movie adaptations of TV shows…those that come many years after the original series, with a new cast playing the classic roles, and those that bring the original cast members to the big screen. Today’s film was based on the classic 60’s comedy Get Smart. Coming ten years after the end…