Chastity

I guess you could say that today’s movie almost killed Cher’s acting career.  In 1967, she and her partner, Sonny Bono, appeared in the film “Good Times.”  I reviewed it here on the blog a few months ago and really enjoyed it, but the film was bomb when it was released.  Two years later, Cher…

Good Times

TV shows that are spin-offs of popular movies are a fairly regular occurrence.  However, few become big hits on the small screen.  For every “M*A*S*H” you end up with a dozen of “My Big Fat Greek Life’s”  The 1967 film “Good Times” did not lead to the Norman Lear sitcom of the same name.  However,…

Roller Boogie

Everyone knows that Linda Blair played the girl who was possessed in “The Exorcist.”  She managed to move past the whole pea soup thing and become quite a teenage dreamgirl for many young men in the 70’s.  She also ended up starring in many more horror films, but there was the occasional departure.  In 1979,…