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Bad Movie – Bad Review: With Friends Like These…

The Facts Format: DVD (originally released Direct-To-Video) Running Time: 81 minutes Year of release: 1991 (redistributed: 2001) Director: Chris Malazdrewicz, Thomas Parkinson Production Studio: Whalen Castravelli Productions I suppose I should preface this review with the acknowledgement that if someone … Continue reading

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Shouts From the Back Row – Episode 269 – Kurt Russell

Gill, Robin, and TK all love Kurt Russell, and they’re not afraid to admit it! On this episode, the guys discuss their favourite Kurt Russell films as they go over the filmography of a man who has been acting since … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: Russell Crowe in a Workplace Rehabilitation Video

What better way to learn about workplace rehabilitation programs in Australia than with an Oscar-winning actor? Of course, this video from 1989, titled “Manager on the Case,” was made long before Russell Crowe was any kind of celebrity. In fact, … Continue reading

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I suggest you play the game…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZ5m2cWpsKo Two estranged brothers reunite at their missing father’s video store to liquidate the property and sell off his assets. As they dig through the store, they find a VCR board game dubbed ‘Beyond The Gates’ that holds a connection … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: Mads Mikkelsen Does The Can Can

Before he became an internationally acclaimed actor, a Bond villain and a Marvel villain, Mads Mikkelsen was a professional dancer for nearly a decade. In this clip, we get to see him perform the Can Can, and not only is … Continue reading

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Shouts From the Back Row – Episode 268 – Halloween Special 2016

After a lengthy hiatus due to technical issues, Shouts From the Back Row returns with our annual Halloween episode! As is the tradition, Gill, Robin, and TK have each selected a horror movie that their fellow podcasters hadn’t seen before. … Continue reading

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Last Link of the Day: Silver Shamrock!

Happy happy Halloween! It’s almost time, kids!

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Later That Night…

It’s Halloween, everybody! Are you guys excited? Due to some wacky family traditions, Halloween is more exciting for me than Christmas. I mean, come on: you don’t get a cool costume on Christmas! Usually you just get a wooly jumper … Continue reading

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Shouts From the Back Row – Episode 267 – The Old West

The Magnificent Seven is out in theatres, and it seems as though, once again, Hollywood is trying to make the Western genre into a viable moneymaker. Will they succeed? On this episode of Shouts From the Back Row, Gill, Robin, … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: Jessica Alba in “Camp Nowhere”

For a brief period in the 90’s, summer camp kid comedies were hot stuff. Within this niche genre we find such movies as Heavyweights, Addams Family Values, and the subject of this post: Camp Nowhere (1994). The story of a … Continue reading

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