Posts Tagged ‘Guilty Pleasure’

Under the Cherry Moon

“Yes, Christopher lived for all women, but he died for one.” Prince has always been a flamboyant and eclectic musician, and with the album and film “Purple Rain,” he found a new art form he enjoyed. And one he won an Oscar for — Best Original Song Score. With his next film, he had conflicts…

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Volunteers

“It’s not that I can’t help these people, it’s just that I don’t want to.” It’s time for some guilty pleasures! Yes, the two of us — Pete Wright and Andy Nelson — dig up some films that we love but are generally not considered the greatest of movies. This week, it’s Andy’s turn with…

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Knowing

“I’m not saying that 81 people are going to die tomorrow, okay? I’m just trying to understand why this is saying they will!” Considering how much critics and audiences seem to hate Alex Proyas’ 2009 film Knowing, it’s surprising that it actually did fairly well at the box office. We don’t know if that’s proof…

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The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

“Remember: no matter where you go, there you are.” As someone once said, cult films aren’t born, they’re chosen. The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension failed at the box office, but the film was just quirky enough to find that fan base and get propelled into cult status. While the film didn’t…

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