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  • The Limey

    The Limey

    ★★★★

    Sunny day lit L.A. Neo-Noir is like a very fine tasty movie Napa Valley Pinot Noir. It goes with anything. Fish, Meat, Dessert. Popcorn?

    Hmmm. Should I contact the TCM Wine Club?

    This is as good as Soderbergh's own earlier Elmore Leonard movie adaptation without the adapting.

  • Bait

    Bait

    ★½

    A bucket of smelly chum.

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  • Small Soldiers

    Small Soldiers

    ★★★★

    Another in the series of a Joe Dante speciality: the "back lot" suburbs of movie America that must battle the strange invaders of dark humored menace. Faintly recall this being advertised as a kids' film, it isn't. This is dark cartoon of corporate America and the military industrial complex controlling all we do in work, home and leisure and entertainment and our ignoring of this fact. Grand fun.

  • The Concorde... Airport '79

    The Concorde... Airport '79

    So wonderfully bad. Awful guest stars on supersonic concorde flight that is targeted for destruction by evil arms dealer Robert Wagner; missiles fly at the plane, renegade French phantom jets, and then cargo door sabotage that creates decompression. The constant effect of the plane turning and rolling and just being upside down as Martha Raye does comedic mugging and Jimmie Walker plays his saxophone while smoking pot are hilarious. However, the sexist comments made by George "Hey, Honey, that's why…