Monthly Archives: September 2019

Bad Movie of the Week

Number 11 of a series This should not be confused with a previous movie of the same name. This is Split Second from 1992, featuring Rutger Hauer as tough guy Harley Stone. Screen shots are from Amazon Prime Video. Details … Continue reading

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Wednesday Bad Movie

Number 24 of a series Yes, I saw this when it came out in 1954. I must have been about 14 at the time, and it made an impression. What I most recall is the scene with Gregory Peck carrying … Continue reading

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Bad Movie of the Week

Number 10 of a series True confession. I watched this one at the theater on the town square when it came out in 1948. It’s Cañon City (pronounced Canyon City because it’s the Spanish spelling for the word). Further confession. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Bad Movie

Number 23 of a series This came out last year and has had limited public screening. It’s Operation Finale, and it’s streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Details are from Wikipedia, which lists major players: Oscar Isaac as Peter Malkin Ben Kingsley as Adolf Eichmann … Continue reading

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Belgium All Bran

So we are going to Europe for a month, just knocking around, visiting places we never saw before. And Barbara is saying she needs to pack on a load of Kellogg’s All Bran, because that what it takes to keep … Continue reading

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Bad Movie of the Week

Number 9 of a series From Wikipedia I learn this is from the second of Mickey Spillane’s Mike Hammer series. It’s My Gun is Quick, released in 1957 from United Artists, and it’s streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Here is … Continue reading

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Wednesday Bad Movie

Number 22 of a series I’m seeing more TV movies and straight to video productions. This came out in 2013 from  Incendo Productions and is streaming on Amazon Prime Video. It’s Time of Death, and there is no Wikipedia entry. … Continue reading

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Bad Movie of the Week

Number 8 of the restarted series From RKO Radio Pictures in 1946, now on Amazon Prime Video, comes this. It’s Dick Tracy vs. Cueball. Details are from Wikipedia, source of this cast of characters. Morgan Conway as Dick Tracy – The … Continue reading

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Cologne Tragedy

Further adventures of clueless travelers in Europe. The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men Gang aft agley,     – Robert Burns Yeah, we figured that out early on in our European trip. Some details: The plan was to … Continue reading

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Wednesday Bad Movie

Number 21 of a series This one came out in 2017 and went straight to video and is now streaming on Hulu. That’s understandable. The plot has all the appearances of a TV series pilot, which will become apparent. It’s … Continue reading

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