Clyde’s Movie Palace: Two on a Guillotine (1965)

I know that when Two on a Guillotine was released, they had some scary ads on television to entice young impressionable minds to head to the local cinema and get the crap scared out of them.  Afterwards you could go home, hide under the blankets, and have nightmares for the rest of your adolescent and […]

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FROM THE REFURBISHED SECTION OF CLYDE’S MOVIE PALACE: WHERE THE BOYS ARE (1960)

For fifty weeks of the year, Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a small corner of tropical heaven, basking contentedly in the warm sun. During the other two weeks, as colleges all over the country discharge their students for Easter vacation, a change comes over the scene. The students swarm to these peaceful shores in droves, twenty […]

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THE MOVIE BOOKS: WHERE THE BOYS ARE BY GLENDON SWARTHOUT (1960)

A few years back I had a firm notion that it would be fun to go back in time and review a few of the books that had begat some of the films I had reviewed. I guess this idea was like taking the proverbial cart you had placed before the horse and trying to […]

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CLYDES MOVIE PALACE: WAR OF THE WORLDS (1953)

War of the Worlds (1953) has been one of my favorite Science Fiction films for as long as I can remember.  I’m not sure when was the last time that I watched it.  But what can one expect when you have literally a few thousand movies at your disposal on DVD/Blu-ray? Sometimes it takes a […]

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IN REGARDS TO DR. SLEEP MY OPINION STILL HOLDS

I just finished watching Dr. Sleep for the first time since son Joshua and I saw it at the Imax theater last year. My opinion still holds: It is far superior to It: Chapter Two. While I thought It: Chapter One was fantastic, the second movie was a pretty big disappointment. My son also concurred […]

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13 FRIGHTENED GIRLS REDUX: THE ANOINTED ONE SPEAKS

Way way back when I first reviewed 13 Frightened Girls, I watched it with my youngest son, Joshua and hoped to cajole him into offering up his perspective. A much younger viewpoint to balance out the critique or to prove you didn’t have to be the ancient mariner to enjoy movies made before the year […]

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