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Going in Style

Going in Style - movie review - George Burns, Art Carney, Lee Strasberg
Going in Style – movie review – George Burns, Art Carney, Lee Strasberg  Going in Style is many things.  It is a commentary on how American society treats their aging citizens.  It is a wonderful acting vehicle for George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg.  George Burns won...
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Marriage on the Rocks

Marriage on the Rocks, starring Frank Sinatra, Deborah Karr, Dean Martin
Marriage on the Rocks, starring Frank Sinatra, Deborah Karr, Dean Martin Product Description of Marriage on the Rocks  What do you do when you have a beautiful house, two great children, and a Marriage on the Rocks? If you’re bored Val Edwards (Deborah Karr), you swap your fuddy-duddy hubby...
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College – Buster Keaton

College, starring Buster Keaton
Editorial review of College, starring Buster Keaton, courtesy of Amazon.com  Buster Keaton goes back to school and stages a hilarious send-up of university life in College. Keaton stars as Ronald, an idealistic freshman who attends Clayton College in pursuit of higher learning, but finds himself instead embroiled in a war...
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Seven Chances – Buster Keaton

Seven Chances (1925) starring Buster Keaton
Seven Chances (1925) starring Buster Keaton, Ruth Dwyer  Buster Keaton‘s silent film, Seven Chances, in a nutshell, laugh out loud funny — I watched it last night on Turner Classic Movies with some of my children, and we were all laughing loud, long, and repeatedly.
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Angels in the Outfield (1951)

Angels in the Outfield (1951) starring Paul Douglas, Janet Leigh - The roughest guy you ever met until an angel said 'Hello'!
Angels in the Outfield (1951) starring Paul Douglas, Janet Leigh  In Angels in the Outfield, Paul Douglas, stars with Janet Leigh, as the hot-tempered Pittsburgh Pirates manager.  His hard-luck team goes on a winning streak thanks to some heavenly intervention.
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Million Dollar Duck

Million Dollar Duck, a live action Walt Disney family comedy with Sandy Duncan and Dean Jones
The Million Dollar Duck (1971) starring Dean Jones, Sandy Duncan, Joe Flynn Synopsis of The Million Dollar Duck  In The Million Dollar Duck, a lab worker (Dean Jones) takes home a laboratory animal (Charlie the duck) to prevent it from being destroyed, as a pet for his son....
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The Ladies Man starring Jerry Lewis

The Ladies Man starring Jerry Lewis
Editorial Reviews of Jerry Lewis’ The Ladies Man (1961), courtesy of Amazon.com  Jerry Lewis conjured up one of his simplest concepts for this 1961 hit, but it required a lot of scaffolding. The Ladies Man puts love-scarred Jerry (who has sworn off women) in an all-girl boarding house, infuriated by...
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The Disorderly Orderly

The Disorderly Orderly (1964) starring Jerry Lewis, Susan Oliver, Karen Sharp, Del Moore
The Disorderly Orderly (1964) starring Jerry Lewis, Susan Oliver, Karen Sharp, Del Moore  In The Disorderly Orderly, Jerry Lewis plays the part of Jerome Littlefield, a would-be medical student who has dropped out of school due to his extreme case of sympathy pains—whenever a patient discusses his or her symptoms, Jerome...
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Funny Bones

Funny Bones, starring Lee Evans, Jerry Lewis, Oliver Platt
Editorial review of Funny Bones, courtesy of Amazon.com  Funny Bones, directed by Peter Chelsom (Hear My Song), is a weird but intriguing comedy with a particularly dark edge. Oliver Platt plays a would-be comedian, the son of a major comedy star (Jerry Lewis); Dad’s reputation even overshadows his...
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My Friend Irma Goes West

My Friend Irma Goes West (1950), starring Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Marie Wilson, Diana Lynn
My Friend Irma Goes West (1950), starring Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Marie Wilson, Diana Lynn  The team of Martin & Lewis (Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, of course) return to the screen in the sequel to their first film, My Friend Irma.This time, the ditzy blonde Irma (Marie Wilson) leads...
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