1984: A Blockbuster Year

“My fellow Americans, I’m pleased to tell you today that I’ve signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes.” Ronald Reagan brought that oops moment to the world as he tested a microphone before a radio address; later that November Regan won a landslide re-election. That was the peak of […]

MoviefiedNYC Opening this Weekend: July 15

I am a little taken a back that we have reached July and there are only three maybe four movies that I really enjoyed (Sing Street, 10 Cloverfield Lane, The Lobster and Captain America: Civil War). I look to July with some hope with Life, Animated, Captain Fantastic, Café Society and finally The Secret Life […]

Movie-still Monday: Ghostbusters (1984) & (2016)

After the members of a team of scientists lose their cushy positions at a university in New York City, they decide to become “ghostbusters” to wage a high-tech battle with the supernatural for money. They stumble upon a gateway to another dimension, a doorway that will release evil upon the city. The Ghostbusters must now […]

1984: A Blockbuster Year

“My fellow Americans, I’m pleased to tell you today that I’ve signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes.” Ronald Reagan brought that oops moment to the world as he tested a microphone before a radio address; later that November Regan won a landslide re-election. That was the peak of […]

Movie-Still Monday: Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary

Who you gonna call? Ernia Hudson, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and Harold Raimis in Ghostbusters In honor of its 30th Anniversary, Ghostbusters will be re-released in theaters for one day only on August 29. That’s right, it’s been thirty years since the hilarious and delightfully ridiculous cinematic adventure first unfolded, and now 700 theaters have agreed to revive it, Entertainment […]

Media For Lunch: Pixel’s Take Over the WORLD!

Pixel sees New York invaded by a bunch of 8-bit creatures (Donkey Kongand Pac-Man). The pixilation spreads and quickly takes over the whole world. French filmmaker Patrick Jean had made several animated shorts before hitting the big time with Pixel. Adam Sandler (The Wedding Singer) struck a deal with Jean to turn his simple, high-concept […]