Author Archives: The Vern

About The Vern

I love movies and I enjoy writing about them too. They both go pretty much hand in hand with each other and it's fun to discover new classics. I co host the podcast The Film Pasture and As You Watch. While also contributing reviews and articles to other great sites when I can.

Movie Rob’s Genre Grandeur – Kick Ass

Hello Cats and Kittens.  The Vern here with a post on my review for Movie Rob’s Genre Grandeur.  I was fortunate to have been chosen to pick the genre, and mine was favorite graphic novels that have been adapted to … Continue reading

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Please Vote The Neon Demon as June’s MOTM at The LAMB

Hello everyone. The Vern here to ask for your help in getting Nicholas Winding Refn’s visual epicness that is The Neon Demon, to be June’s Movie Of The Month  over at The LAMB (aka The Large Association of Movie Blogs) … Continue reading

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The Vern reviews the Mockumentary “We Make Movies”

  Several weeks ago I got a message from filmmaker Matt Tory asking me to review his feature We Make Movies.  I said yes and promised that I would have one completed by that weekend.  When I began watching the … Continue reading

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Movie Rob’s Genre Grandeur: Great Graphic Novel Adaptations

Rob has picked yours truly to help host May’s Genre Grandeur over on his site and I am thrilled to do so.  This month the genre is Graphic Novels that have been adapted to the screen.  Now I’m talking movies that were … Continue reading

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The Vern looks at some shorts from the 36th Annual MSPIFF

Hello everybody. It’s been a very hectic few weeks for yours truly and for this  post. I wanted to focus on a collection of short films I saw at the  36th Minneapolis St. Paul Film Festival. Brought to you by … Continue reading

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The Vern Previews The 36th Annual MSPIFF

Hello everyone I am beyond thrilled to announce that I will be covering movies for a third year at the MSPIFF(Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Fest).  I have covered quite a few movies at this festival for this site and … Continue reading

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Movies From the Hat V #48 – Verns’s Pick – Waking Life (2001)

MovieRob recently asked his friends if they would each pick a random movie for him to watch.  My choice was the very trippy animated feature Waking Life.   I listed this as one of my favorite movies of all time. … Continue reading

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ScreenTrax Podcast: Grease 2(1982)

I know Im a bit behind in posting newer reviews on this site but have been a bit busy with work.  I will have more time next week. Over on ScreenTrax.  We had our first special guest. Audrey Fox of … Continue reading

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ScreenTrax Podcast: Pump Up The Volume (1990)

Over on the podcast ScreenTrax.  Jordan and myself talk about the movie that really introduced the whole concept of podcasting.  Pump Up The Volume Source: 3rd Episode: Pump Up The Volume (1990)

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A Triple Shot of Mystery Blogger Awards.

Right now I am feeling extremely humble because I have received, not one but three Mystery Blogger Awards.  They come from three very talented sites whose links will be listed below.  They are Rhyme and Reason, DB Movies Blog, and Plain … Continue reading

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