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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 podcasts The Film Pasture, ScreenTrax, and soon Cinema Recall. While also contributing reviews and articles to other great sites when I can.

The Vern wants to take the world but reviews Brightburn instead

  After almost giving up hope that they will ever conceive a child.  Tori(Elizabeth Banks) and Kyle Breyer’s(David Denman) prayers are answered after a spaceship crash lands in their backyard carrying with it an infant boy.  Brandon(Jackson A. Dunn) for … Continue reading

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Why Sam Raimi’s version of Spider-Man is the best.

In this video essay from Dorkly on Youtube. Tony Wilson explains why the Spider-Man movies directed by Sam Raimi and starring Tobey Maguire are the best adaptations of the famous web crawler. I loved Into the Spiderverse and Tom Holland’s … Continue reading

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All Time Classics: Small Town Hero (2019)

  Have you ever wondered if a superhero has ever wrongly accused someone of a crime they may or may haven’t done.  It has to happen, right.  No one can always be 100 percent sure that they are doing the … Continue reading

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The Vern was a guest on Dork Points and watches Beta Test

  I was recently a guest on Dork Points to watch the sci-fi feature Beta Test.  It’s about a game tester who unknowingly begins controlling a real person to commit crimes for an evil corporation.  It was a blast hanging … Continue reading

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The Vern picks The Species Franchise to win Movie of the Month and it does.

Over on The Large Association of  Movie Blogs aka The LAMB.  I put forth Species to win Movie of The Month for a special franchise edition.  Up against the original Star Wars trilogy, Cars, the Dollars saga(Fistfull…, A Few Dollars…, … Continue reading

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The Vern tokes up and reviews The Beach Bum(2019)

When you mention the name Harmony Korine.  Right away there will be many people there that will avoid this movie at all cost.  The Director of Spring Breakers and Gummo certainly has a distinct style and the man has his … Continue reading

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Cinema Recall Podcast: La La Land and The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

    Hello Everyone On this Episode of Cinema Recall I was joined by two great people  Howard Casner and Sofia Teixeira to discuss our favorite moments of these two iconic movies.  Listen Now by visiting That Moment In https://www.thatmomentin.com/cinema-recall-podcast-la-la-land/

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Criterion Corner: I Married a Witch (1942)

  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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The Vern watches shorts on top of trailers.

Hello gang how are ya? Well I have been kind of shitty this past week.  I lost my voice over the weekend so I had to postpone recording a recent episode of Cinema Recall.  It’s been several days and I … Continue reading

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Being Mickey’s Bitch. Are remakes of Disney movies making us consumer whores?

Only a company like Disney could sell you something that you have already seen before. With the recent trailers for the live action versions of Aladdin and The Lion King trending on social media.  I have to ask myself, why?  … Continue reading

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