Entertainment Industry Nostalgia: March 1991

Del Ballard Jr throws most famous gutter ball in PBA Tour history. Janet Jackson signs a US$30 million contract with Virgin Records, making her the highest paid female recording artist ever. Michael Jackson signs a contract with Sony for 1 billion dollars. UN votes in favor of US resolutions for cease fire with Iraq. US … Continue reading Entertainment Industry Nostalgia: March 1991

Closet Land (1991), and regarding interrogation films.

Rated: 2.5 / 5 Introduction So this is what I call an interrogation film.  Films primarily about one, maybe two people trying to get information out of someone, and spending most of the film trying to do that.  It's primarily courtroom dramas that are composed of this, with two lawyers (the prosecution and the defense) … Continue reading Closet Land (1991), and regarding interrogation films.

Entertainment Industry Nostalgia: February 1991

South African President F. W. de Klerk says he will repeal all apartheid laws. US Air & Skywest Fairchild jet collide at LA Airport killing 32. American writer John Grisham publishes his second novel "The Firm" (bestselling novel of the year). Baseball's Hall of Fame board of directors vote 12-0 to bar Pete Rose, due … Continue reading Entertainment Industry Nostalgia: February 1991

The Color out of Space (2019) review

Rated: 3 / 5 (maybe 3.5 if I was feeling generous) "West of Arkham the hills rise wild, and there are valleys with deep woods that no axe has ever cut. There are dark narrow glens where the trees slope fantastically, and where thin brooklets trickle without ever having caught the glint of sunlight. When … Continue reading The Color out of Space (2019) review

Godzilla vs. Destroyah (1995)

Rated: 4 / 5 "I've a feeling this is going to be Godzilla's last fight." -- Miki This is it folks.  The final film in the Heisei era Godzilla films.  And it's currently my favorite Godzilla film ever.  Yep, even compared to the original.  That being said, my taste in films is a bit simplistic … Continue reading Godzilla vs. Destroyah (1995)