Top 5 Teen Movies of All Time – In My Opinion

There are 5 movies that I watched as a young teen and even now I would be happy to watch over and over again – I cannot wait until my kids are a little older so I have an excuse to watch them all over again. The Goonies, The Lost Boys, Ghostbusters, Back To The Future and Gremlins.

Satellite Dishes – An Introduction

You might have noted a parabolic dish and wondered why it was placed on the roof of many buildings. Such dishes are called satellite dishes. Let’s take a deeper look at them in this article.

The Talented Sir Anthony Hopkins

Welsh born Anthony Hopkins was brought up living above his father’s bakery in a small town. Hopkins’ bedroom overlooked the bright lights of the local cinema and his early movie star heroes were Bogart and James Cagney, as well as the nearer to home Richard Burton who Anthony Hopkins once visited on one of his visits home to Wales to get the star’s autograph.

John Adams Miniseries

John Adams never failed to answer the call of his country to serve. He understood what it meant to be a citizen and that is shown clearly in the HBO miniseries of the same name which is now available on DVD and blue ray. He was the second president of the United States after George Washington voluntarily gave up his reigns of power.

Top 10 Old Movies

Can the expression “oldie but goodie” apply to movies? It’s true that movies made decades ago didn’t have the same sky-high budgets or special effects as today’s films. But remember that the essence of a quality movie is in its story, and good storytelling never goes out of style.

New Pirates of the Caribbean Movie – Another Blockbuster For Johnny Depp?

In June 2010 filming began on a new Pirates of the Caribbean movie but will audiences still have the same appetite to see Johnny Depp returning to play Captain Jack Sparrow? The first three Pirates movies made over one billion dollars from North American audiences but it is interesting to note that the second movie in the series, “Dead Man’s Chest”, made the most of all three films. Why is that?

A List of Some of My Favorite Movie Trilogies of All Time

When it comes to movie trilogies, few series can pull off all three films successfully. The following movie trilogies are some of the best of all time.

A List of the Most Important Baseball Films of All Time

There have been some great films about baseball over the years. The following article lists some of my favorites.

Movie Night in, Brought to You by Satellite Television

There are times when nothing sounds better than curling up on the couch and watching a good movie. If the weather is cold or rainy staying in and relaxing at home probably sounds like the most attractive plan for a weekend night. Whether you prefer to watch alone or with friends and family, a movie night is always a great way to spend an evening.

A Review of Tombstone

Tombstone came out in 1993. It is the story of Wyatt Earp, his two brothers, and Doc Holliday facing off against a group of criminals called the Cowboys. They all end up in a town called tombstone, Arizona.

George Clooney Delivers the Laughs on Satellite TV

While George Clooney’s career began to take off with ER and continued with Out of Sight, many fans did not really catch on until he got involved with comedies. Sure, films like Syriana and Michael Clayton feature Clooney in meatier roles, but the laugh fests were just more fun. George Clooney was certainly born to play comedies. Here are his five best on satellite TV.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Review

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is the first of a trilogy based on the Swedish novels of Stieg Larsson. As I have not read the novels, I cannot comment on their transition to the big-screen. This film, however, is excellent as a stand-alone and is very well executed in nearly every aspect. I very much look forward to the rest of the trilogy which has already been filmed and released.