Destiny of the Daleks [Doctor Who]

Destiny of the Daleks, starring Tom Baker, Lalla Ward
Destiny of the Daleks, starring Tom Baker, Lalla Ward Synopsis of Destiny of the Daleks The Doctor (Tom Baker) and the newly-regenerated Romana land on a strangely familiar planet and investigate the drilling that is going on there. The Daleks are searching for their creator, Davros (last seen in ‘Genesis of...
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Down to Earth [Rita Hayworth]

Down to Earth (1947), starring Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks
Down to Earth (1947), starring Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks Upset about a new Broadway musical’s mockery of Greek mythology, the goddess Terpsichore comes down to earth …. And lands a part in the show. She works her charms on the show’s producer and he incorporates her changes into...
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The Monster Squad (1987)

The Monster Squad (1987)
The Monster Squad is a delightful homage to the old Universal Monsters movies of the 1940’s and 1950s. It’s also a compelling movie in it’s own right. Here’s why.
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Here Comes Peter Cottontail

Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971) starring Casey Kasem, Danny Kaye
Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971) starring Casey Kasem, Danny Kaye Here Comes Peter Cottontail is the classic Rankin-Bass animated TV special that you likely remember from your childhood. It’s the story of young Peter Cottontail (Casey Kasem) who wants to be the new Chief Easter Bunny. He’s young,...
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The Carol Burnett Show – season 1, episode 1

The Best of The Carol Burnett Show season 1
The Carol Burnett Show – season 1, episode 1 – guest star Jim Nabors, originally aired September 11, 1967 In this very first episode of The Carol Burnett Show, Jim Nabors is the very first guest star. Going forward, Carol Burnett considered him to be “lucky”, and had...
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Carol Burnett and Friends – Season 6, episode 23

The Best of The Carol Burnett Show season 1
Carol Burnett and Friends – Guests William Conrad and Isabel Sanford, originally aired March 17, 1973 This episode of Carol Burnett and Friends include a series of short television spoofs: “Broad” – a parody of the then-popular sitcom, Maude. The sanctimonious Broad interviews a new “domestic engineer” (maid)...
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