Double take: The Polar Express (2004) and The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

New double take this week, a gorgeous Christmas movie and a classic Technicolor adventure. The Polar Express - All aboaaaaaard Christmas is the worst I was coerced into watching this movie by my girlfriend. Now being somewhat of a grown up, Christmas has become a source of anxiety, the magic has gone.The need to buy…

Double-take: Minority Report (2002) and Ghost (1990)

Here I give my opinion about two movies I've watched last week, with one of the best science-fiction/action movies ever and a good surprise cheesy classic. Everybody runs... (but no one does it better than Tom) This is probably my favorite Spielberg movie... The story is great, taking its time to setup the characters, their…

Tier list: Planet of the Apes saga

A look at one of the best science-fiction sagas of the 60's / 70's. The re-reboot Yes I know I didn't put the newest trilogy of Planet of the Apes on this. For two reasons: I haven't seen themI don't care When did it start? I can't remember when I saw any of those movies…

Star Trek: The Voyage Home (1986)

One of the best Star Trek movies, and there are no real villains! A great example of doing good without a classic structure, and taking some chances. We're looking for the Whales In the third episode of the "Genesis" trilogy, the premise is definitely the most silly of all star trek movies: A space probe…

Wonderful Carl Weathers

A praise of american actor Carl Weathers, his best roles and his great mustache. Apollo's Creed There are actors who will catch your attention once, then forever keep a special place in your heart, even if you've seen them only in a handful of roles. I feel that way about Carl Weathers. The first performance…