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The Vern goes on an Adventures in Plymptoons

  Adventures in Plymptoons Featuring Terry Gilliam, Ralph Bakshi, Bill Plympton Directed by Alexia Anastasio  Before I being this review. I think it’s only fair for me to share one of Mr. Plympton’s shorts so you can get an idea … Continue reading

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Criterion Corner: Blow Out (1981)

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 the … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Movie Review Shows Online You Should Be Watching.

Hello again folks. It’s been a while, but I’m back.  The one thing I love most about watching movies is watching other people talk about movies.  I subscribe to a lot of great podcasts and vlogs and it’s fun to … Continue reading

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The Vern’s Podcasting Updates.

  Hello Again.  This is going to be a real quick post just to let you know about the different podcasts I was on this last week.    They were great to record and I promise they are great to listen … Continue reading

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The Vern posts on SpinOff Blogathon by Cinematic Corner.

There is a fun new blogathon going on in these here interwebs, and it’s being hosted by Sati of Cinematic Corner.  The basic premise is to take a minor or supporting character in a movie or TV show that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Music in Motion: Reviews of Inside Llewyn Davis and Sweet and Lowdown

Today I’m going to look at two movies whose main characters share many common traits.  They each play the guitar and are very talented at what they do.  Yet, their attitudes and bad tempers gets in the way of their … Continue reading

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The Vern gets conned and reviews The Lady Eve.

The Lady Eve (1941) Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn Writers: Monckton Hoffe, Preston Sturges Director: Preston Sturges. A father and daughter con team have just set their sites on the heir to a beer brewing empire named Charles(Fonda).  … Continue reading

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Oscar Predictions on As You Watch & Getting to know your cohost on Silver Screen Speak.

This week on As You Watch.  Nick, Joe, and myself predict who we think will be the winners at the 86th Academy Awards.  Yes, yes I know that many other shows have already done this sort of thing before(including me).  … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments for Cinephiles.

Every person who writes for a movie site can agree on one thing.   We all have a undying love for films.  We may not all agree on every one, but we all share a common love and joy of watching … Continue reading

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The Thin Man makes heavy drinking and smoking look classy

The Thin Man.(1934) Cast: William Powell, Myrna Loy,Maureen O’Sullivan Writers: Albert Hackett,Frances Goodwich Director:  W.S. Van Dyke

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