Tag Archives: Romantic Comedies

2015 MSP International Film Festival: Bread and Butter

I got to attend the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival a few weeks ago and was extremely grateful that they would give yours truly a press pass. Because of work I wasn’t able to see everything but I did manage … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts of a Movie Insomniac: Vol 10

Holy mooly everybody. How are all of you doing? It’s been a while since I wrote up one of these things and I really don’t have a good reason why except my work was a little hectic this week and … Continue reading

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The Vern and Colin Talk About ‘Her’, but mainly discuss the movie.

Every so often the fine folks over at The Cinematic Katzenjammer allow me to sometimes write on their site.   I ‘d like to think that it’s because they appreciate my prose and my one of a kind wit.  Then … Continue reading

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The Vern writes a poem(review) about April Grace(The Movie)

April Grace Cast:  Steve White, Kelsey Lynn Stokes, Victoria Guthrie Writer:  George Murray Director:  Andrew Hutchinson Most people secretly hope that some day a person will come into their lives and help awaking some emotions of love and happiness inside … Continue reading

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All Time Classics: Bringing Up Baby(1938).

Bringing Up Baby(1938) Cast: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, May Robson Writers:  Hagar Wilde, Dudley Nichols Director: Howard Hawks. When I first watched this I was not expecting to laugh as much as I did.  Screwball comedies was a genre I … Continue reading

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All Time Classics: The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

There is something quite magical about seeing a movie in a theater that is difficult to describe if you are not a film lover. Sitting there in the dark with stereo sound all around you and large images.  You end … 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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All Time Classics: His Girl Friday. 1940

His Girl Friday.  Cast: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Belamy Writers: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArtur(“The Front Page”)    Charles Lederer(Screenplay) Director: Howard Hawks In the screenplay for Quentin Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction“.  He writes that the couple who robs the resteraunt … Continue reading

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