Miss Piggy

Miss Piggy autographed photo
Not technically a — €˜biography’, since the wonderful Miss Piggy is a fictional character, but as close as we can get …
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In a Lonely Place

In a Lonely Place, starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame
A lesser-known, but classic Humphrey Bogart movie, possibly his best performance in the film noir genre – Bogart plays screenwriter Dixon Steele, accused of a murder that he may, or may not, have committed.   It is a riveting character study that must be seen to be appreciated.
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Best Halloween movies to watch with your family

Halloween movies
Halloween movies for family viewing There are actually some excellent, family-oriented movies that you can watch with your family on Halloween, including: Mad Monster Party An animated Rankin-Bass production, with the voice of Boris Karloff as Dr. Frankenstein, who wants to retire as the head of the worldwide...
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The House That Dripped Blood

The House that Dripped Blood, starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Jon Pertwee
The House That Dripped Blood (1971) starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Jon Pertwee In short, Amicus’  The House that Dripped Blood is an anthology movie.  It uses the vehicle of a house where  various horrific things have happened to string together four short stories.  All stories were written...
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A Lot of Living to Do

Bye Bye Birdie, starring Dick van Dyke, Janet Leigh, Ann Margaret, Maureen Stapleton, Paul Lynde
A Lot of Living to Do song lyrics — €“ performed in  Bye Bye Birdie by  Jesse Pearson, Ann-Margret, Bobby Rydell, Lorene Yarnell Jansson and Sweet Apple Teenagers
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Bye Bye Birdie

Bye Bye Birdie, starring Dick van Dyke, Janet Leigh, Ann Margaret, Maureen Stapleton, Paul Lynde
Bye Bye Birdie (1963) starring Dick Van Dyke, Janet Leigh, Ann-Margret, Maureen Stapleton, Paul Lynde, Bobby Rydell Bye Bye Birdie is a musical, with the songs held together by a fairly funny story — €” actually, two or three stories that are interwoven together. It stars Dick Van...
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Spawn

Spawn DVD cover
Spawn is a superhero movie dark, edgy, etc. that is better known for its special effects than its acting or storytelling — never a good sign.
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, starring Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries, Benny Hill
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), starring Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries, Benny Hill I’m very conflicted writing this review of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.  I loved it as a child, but I have trouble enjoying it as an adult.  Time began its review saying the...
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