Behind the scenes in New Jersey.

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything up here. Let’s hope this YouTube thing stays alive — this footage is fascinating.

Roy Scheider


When I tell strangers what I do for a living and that a portion of it is writing and talking about movies, it isn’t uncommon that I’m asked, “So, what’s your favourite movie?” What is uncommon is how fast I respond with… 613 more words

Great White

The Birth of the Summer Blockbuster: Reviewing Jaws

Duel, Steven Spielberg’s debut feature, carries a Hitchcockian premise and execution of a middle class man under the wrath of a relentless trucker, who intends to psychologically and physically torture him. 1,432 more words

Jaws (1975) 40th Anniversary Review

There is a huge distinction for me between ‘movie’ and ‘film’. One stimulates my brain, the other makes me want to reach for the popcorn. 553 more words



The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 43  816 more words


The Curse of the Living Corpse (1964)

‘Lead us not in the twilight region of doubt, Dr. Sinclair.’

A rich man with a fear of being buried alive is interred in the family crypt at his mansion. 620 more words

Movie Reviews

That's a Wrap - Wk3 JAWS (1975)

Jaws 1975

Universal Pictures

Release Date: June 1, 1975

Director: Steven Spielberg

Producers: Richard Zanuk, David Brown

Written by: Carl Gottlieb, Peter Benchley, Howard Sackler… 634 more words