Blue Velvet (1986) Directed by: David Lynch Written by: David Lynch The amateur detective subgenre of thriller noir pretty much hits my cinematic sweet spot and Blue Velvet might be one of the best examples of it done right. David Lynch has always been interested in the dark underbelly of Rockefeller America and the odyssey… Read More Every ’80s Movie: Blue Velvet
Sharky’s Machine, 1981 Directed by: Burt Reynolds Written by: Gerald Di Pego Story by: William Diehl Burt Reynolds describes this movie as ‘Dirty Harry goes to Atlanta’, and while it might not reach the heights of any of the films in the Harry Callahan series, this was still a pretty entertaining – and pretty gritty… Read More Every ’80s Movie: Sharky’s Machine (1981)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) Directed by: Steven Spielberg Written by: Lawrence Kasdan Story by: George Lucas Action, adventure, excitement, betrayal, Nazis, and a most famous whip. George Lucas and Steven Spielberg’s ode to serial adventures solidified Han Solo as a bonafide movie star while continuing the magical run of these two filmmakers during… Read More Every ’80s Movie: Raiders of the Lost Ark
On this installment of Remake/Remake, Tom Merolla subs in for James as he explores the 1958 Atomic Age Shlock classic, The Fly and David Cronenberg’s body-horror symphony, the 1986 remake The Fly. Is this remake essential? And is it better? Tune in to find out.
Welcome to Remake/Remake. In this episode Cinema Vertigogo Podcast co-host James Merolla dissects the similarities and differences between Friday the 13th Part IV and the 2009 Friday the 13th remake.
License to Kill (1989) Directed by: John Glen Written by: Richard Maibaum and Michael G. Wilson The last Bond film of the 80’s was also the last of John Glen’s five, Timothy Dalton’s two, Richard Maibaum’s thirteenth and Maurice Binder’s sixteenth for the franchise. It was also the last entry in the series for… Read More Ranking the Films of the James Bond Series: #17 – License to Kill
Song: You Know My Name
Performed by: Chris Cornell… Read More Ranking the James Bond Theme Songs: 19
On this episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast, we take a trip to the Oasis with Ready Player One. Was this a blissful blast of nostalgic glee from the eternal optimist Spielberg, or a horrifying glimpse of a VR nightmare? Tune in to find out… Music by AJ Bartoletti https://cinemavertigogo.com/ https://www.facebook.com/cinemavertig… https://www.instagram.com/cinemaverti… https://twitter.com/cinemavertigogo
Check out the latest episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast on Youtube. Watch us talk about J.Law’s venture into the sexy-sexy world of espionage in Red Sparrow. Be sure to subscribe to the show on Youtube or wherever you get your podcasts. Music by AJ Bartoletti Find us: Facebook Instagram Twitter
Check out the latest episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast on YouTube. This episode we’re talking Alex Garland’s Annihilation. Best sure to subscribe on YouTube and wherever you get your podcasts.