Blast from the past

Blast from the past is a place where i pay tribute to the films, actors, directors and critics that influenced me growing up. Just because they got old doesn’t mean they’ve become less relevant… Well at least not to a true true film buffs like my self.

Blast from the past

Oscar History: Joe Pesci And The Greatest Acceptance Speech Ever

What’s the first thing that you think of about the Oscars? The red carpet, the ...
February 8, 2020
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Sleepers: Brad Pitt’s Underrated Masterpiece

Ok, I presume you’ve heard about this dude. Yeah, I’m talking about Brad Pitt. You ...
January 30, 2020
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RIP Elizabeth Wurtzel: The Warrior, The Poster Child

To say that Elizabeth Wurtzel was a warrior would be an understatement. But to say ...
January 8, 2020
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A Perfect World: Clint Eastwood’s Forgotten Masterpiece

Clint Eastwood is back on his old form I hear. Yup. His latest movie Richard ...
November 25, 2019
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A Nostalgic Look Back At The 2000’s Charlie’s Angels

And in my opinion, probably the best Charlie’s Angel’s movie. To be fair I haven’t ...
November 22, 2019
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Fight Club At 20: Marla Is Still A Tragic Heroine

Well, you’ve guessed it. David Fincher’s satire movie Fight Club turned 20 this week. The ...
October 16, 2019
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Love Made Me Love Myself Again

Well technically the TV show called Love and to be even more specific, one particular ...
October 10, 2019
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Home Alone 2: All The Way!

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York that is… And I’m going to write a ...
August 7, 2019
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A Look Back At OITNB: What Made It Soo Good?

Well, it’s finally here. The 7th and last season of Orange Is The New Black. ...
July 26, 2019
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Happy Father’s Day To My Formerly Absent Father

This is a post about my father. And forgiveness. And love. All right now. Let’s ...
June 16, 2019
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15 Years Later: Vera Drake Is Still A Dark Tale ...

You’ve probably heard the news. Some of the US states implemented even harsher abortion bans ...
May 19, 2019
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Pre-Captain Marvel: Brie Larson’s 4 Best Movies

This week, Brie Larson will present her latest movie – Captain Marvel. Yup. The Academy Award winner ...
March 6, 2019