Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Vern’s confused about “John Dies At The End” but writes a review anyway.

John Dies at the End. Cast:  Chase Williamson,Paul Giamatti,Doug Jones Writers:  Don Coscarelli, David Wong Director: Don Coscarelli How the hell does one begin to explain this movie without getting all spoilery and yet still engage the reader’s interest into … Continue reading

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The Vern goes on an “Adventures in Babysitting” with Elizabeth Shue (well actually he only reviews the movie)

Adventures in Babysitting. 1987 Cast: Elizabeth Shue, Keith Coogen, Penelope Ann Miller Writer: David Simkins Director: Chris Columbus When I was a kid I remember this being a fun light-hearted family feature.  After  watching it again, it remains very sweet natured and … Continue reading

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Criterion Corner: Rosemary’s Baby. 1968

The Criterion Collection for years have been releasing the best versions of movies on DVD and Blue Ray. They are hands down the ultimate praise a film can receive,and while many claim the Oscar to be the ultimate recognition. Having … Continue reading

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All Time Classics: Manhattan. 1979

Manhattan. Cast: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Mariel Hemingway. Writers: Marshall Brickman, Woody Allen Director: Woody Allen Many have stated before that Woody Allen directs the same movie over and over again.  This is both true and false.  Yes it is … Continue reading

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Criterion Corner: Sweet Smell of Success 1957

The Criterion Collection for years have been releasing the best versions of movies on DVD and Blue Ray. They are hands down the ultimate praise a film can receive,and while many claim the Oscar to be the ultimate recognition. Having … Continue reading

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