I love Michael Parks, ya’ll.
Every time he pops up in a Quentin Tarantino film or a Kevin Smith film I know I’m in for a treat. A real treat. *
Even if he isn’t around very long, he’s still wonderful for the moments he’s on screen. He’s witty and dry and always has some kind of great accent and he might say the filthiest things ever but he’s still mesmerizing to listen to.
He, along with Danny Trejo and Tom Savini, are some of my favorite stars of From Dusk Til Dawn. Not to say that George Clooney and Harvey Keitel aren’t [...]
I’m not the only one that cries during the prom scene in Carrie, right?
Not during the end of the prom scene, of course, cause that isn’t a time for crying. A time for screaming and yelling and freaking out, maybe, but not for crying.
It’s earlier in the prom that I tear up a bit. When the music is all sweet and the lights are all soft and Tommy Ross’s hair is particularly poofy and Carrie’s face is particularly young and naïve and she’s talking about remembering this night forever and Tommy wants to take her out with the rest of [...]
To start off I think it is important to admit that this movie was not nearly as bad as I thought it would be. While definitely not as good as the first one, it wasn’t close to as dumb as the fourth one (you can read my review of that crow-shaped turkey here). Eric Mabius was fun in the role of back-from-the-dead vengeance-seeking hero-type, and the story (while basically the same as the first film) had some good moments of its own. I’d go so far as to say I’d even watch this again voluntarily … if it was on [...]