Category Archives: Drama

Last Action Hero *

Arnold Schwarzenegger is movie idol Jack Slater in Last Action Hero, which follows the adventures of 11-year-old Danny (Austin O’Brien), whose magic ticket blasts him out of his theater seat and into an action movie. There he teams up with Slater, living his wildest fantasies in a celluloid world where anything is possible. Watch it […]

Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938)

Same bat time, same bat channel. It’s Neil Hamilton proving that he’s as good an actor as a leading man as he was being Commissioner Gordon on Batman. I almost expected Bruce Ward to say “Holy Chick with a Feather in her hat Batman!” But since that doesn’t happen, you’ll have to settle for a fair whodunnit about a boxer who gets poisoned in the ring.

Cold Wind In August, A (1961) *

It’s 1961 and Iris is a bad girl. Stereotypically 1961 bad. Vito could have been hanging out with the nice girl, but nooo… He picks the bad Iris (Lola Albright) who is still really foxy even with a few miles. Vito finds out she’s a stripper and she’s really not in love with him and […]