‘Hairspray’ – A Look Back on its Tenth Anniversary
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‘Hairspray’ – A Look Back on its Tenth Anniversary

Time flies. 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of the movie musical version of Hairspray. It premiered in theaters on July 20, 2007. To celebrate, I thought it would be fun to look back on it. Talk about its success. Why it worked. When so many movies in the same genre fade from memory. The movie … Continue reading

‘Ghostbusters 2016’: A Review
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‘Ghostbusters 2016’: A Review

Contains spoilers. If you’re thinking about seeing the Ghostbusters remake, think about pink dogs instead because that would be more entertaining. The movie that director and co-writer Paul Feig has given us is a wretched rehash that desperately tries to placate hordes of diehard Ghostbusters fans. In the end, it only manages to offend. What … Continue reading

Commentary: The ‘Ghostbusters’ Remake
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Commentary: The ‘Ghostbusters’ Remake

Yesterday was Ghostbusters Day. In celebration, the cast of the original Ghostbusters and the cast of the remake appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live together. When Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, and Annie Potts walked out to the movie’s theme song, a smile as wide as the Brooklyn Bridge grew across my face. After hearing … Continue reading