Grease (1978)

Released: June 16, 1978. Director: Randal Kleiser. Stars: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing. Runtime: 110 min. Over the summer, good girl Sandy and greaser Danny have a great summer romance. When the school season comes back in session, Sandy has moved to the same school as Danny, Rydell High (if there was a drinking game for everytime [...]

A quick review of A Christmas Story (1983)

Released: November 18, 1983. Director: Bob Clark. Stars: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin. Runtime: 94 min. A Christmas Story is a refreshingly simple tale for the holidays. All Ralphie (Peter Billingsley) wants for the holidays is a Red Ryder B.B. Gun. He must convince his parents, his teacher, and even Santa Claus that it is the perfect [...]

Quick Review – Omen III: The Final Conflict (1981)

  Omen III: The Final Conflict Release Date: March 20, 1981 Director: Graham Baker Stars: Sam Neill, Rossano Brazzi, Don Gordon Runtime: 108 min This is just about the most boring "horror" movie I've ever seen. The now adult Antichrist plots to eliminate his future divine opponent while a cabal of monks plot to stop [...]

Quick Review – Damien: Omen II (1978)

Damien: Omen II Release Date: June 9, 1978 Director: Don Taylor Stars: William Holden, Lee Grant, Jonathan Scott-Taylor Runtime: 107 min Tagline: These eyes will follow you wherever you go and your nightmares will become a frightening reality. Damien is now thirteen and spending his time now with his cousin at a military school. He [...]

Quick Review: The Omen (1976)

Released: June 25, 1976. Director: Richard Donner. Stars: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens. Runtime: 111 min. Robert and Katherine Thorn have it all, and he's the US Ambassador to Great Britain, when their own child isn't well, a priest approaches Robert with an idea of getting a healthy newborn whose mother had just died in childbirth. After [...]