The Fifty Worst Films of All Time. – How many of these movies have you seen?

via The Fifty Worst Films of All Time. – How many of these movies have you seen?

Seeing that I have some time “between engagements” coming up, I thought I’d do something fun to keep my mind off of things. Why not go through the “Fifty Worst Films of All Time?” I’d seen around 35 20+ years ago, and I’m fairly certain that number has risen to at least 40 by now, if not all of them besides Zabriskie Point (I only saw the beginning of it–I thought it was Billy Jack!) and the Russian one that comes in 2 parts (now the name escapes me)…Ivan the Terrible!

Anything with John “Dead Eyes” Agar is a treat, and the vision of seeing Robert Wagner sing (??) in Say One for Me is a hoot! (There’s also Joe Besser, so that’s a plus!)

Whether I actually begin this odessey (sp) is another matter–turns out there’s a lot going on in the world!

Sorry, but “Plan 9 From Outer Space” is NOT “The World’s Worst Movie.”

via 10 Out-of-This-World Facts About ‘Plan 9 From Outer Space’ | Mental Floss

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Just in time for the long holiday weekend, let’s have a look at the movies that may populate your Memorial Day Movie Marathon! And no, Ed Wood is NOT the world’s worst director, unless you’ve conveniently forgotten Al Adamson, Ulli Lommel, Coleman Francis, Neil Breen, and Larry Buchanan.

Sunn Classic Pictures: how Hollywood introduced America to fake history.

Fake News, Fake History, Fake Everything? YOU DECIDE!

At the end of the 1970s–I was about seven years old–our family was one of the earliest in our area to get cable TV. Cable was quite a luxury in 1979, and it worked very differently than it does today: there were a few basic channels, most of which did not broadcast 24 hours a day; you had your choice of movie service (we got Showtime), and there were no commercials. Showtime was a favorite at our house. They showed a lot of movies that we were unable to see anywhere else–my dad had not yet bought our infamous CED video disc player–and it was really my first foray into the world of film. I vividly remember seeing a film on Showtime back in that era that I found quite fascinating. It was a documentary called In Search of Historic Jesus, and it was released by a…

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