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…

Into the Night

I’ve always been a fan of John Landis’ films. He’s directed a number of classics including Animal House, The Blues Brothers, and An American Werewolf in London. The director is also known for occasionally giving cameos to other filmmakers. You can usually find a few peppered throughout most of his movies, but one of his…

Crush-a-Thon: Vibes

For our next Crush-a-Thon entry we turn to the female perspective, courtesy of Lauren Humphries-Brooks. Lauren writes about movies over at Suddenly, A Shot Rang Out… and is also a frequent contributor at Man I Love Films. She says of herself, “I long to be a daring combination of Jack Kerouac, Charles Dickens and Hunter…

Powder

Most people tend to think of Disney as being a company focused on entertainment for families.  That’s certainly true, but they also release a lot of films geared for more mature audiences.  In the 80’s and 90’s, they created two divisions, Touchstone Pictures and Hollywood Pictures, for releasing films that were not necessarily what we…