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 Posted:   Dec 16, 2009 - 8:13 AM   
 By:   Max Bellochio   (Member)

THE COXMEN (2008)
Arthur and Sydney Cox - two relationship-challenged brothers (Vince Vaughn and Jack Black) - think they have the perfect way to score with "babes" when they seek out the mentoring of a rich playboy (Nick Nolte) who may or may not be off his rocker. Carla Cugino, Michael Rappaport, Jason Alexander, Ginnifer Godwin, and Tim Allen.

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 17, 2009 - 2:20 AM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

E STREET (Made for TV 1987 NBC)
The early rise of rock star Bruce Springsteen (Armand Assante) is explored in this overly intense unauthorized docudrama. David Paymer, Charles Dutton, Katey Sagal, Suzy Amis, Justine Bateman, and Gene Simmons as Steven Van Zandt.

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 17, 2009 - 6:35 AM   
 By:   Donna   (Member)

LITTLE BETTY'S CALLING (1978)
A former horror movie child-star turns to drugs when the agents stop calling. When those agents start turning up dead, Lt. Columbo suspects Little Betty may be living the scariest role of her career. Peter Falk, Barbara Hershey, Vito Scotti, Gary Lookwood, Gretchen Corbett, Jack Elam, and Adrian Zmed as comedian Fett A. Cheezze.

 
 Posted:   Dec 20, 2009 - 8:57 AM   
 By:   Max Bellochio   (Member)

ERNIE HUDSON PRESENTS (TV - 1987)
Short-lived variety show that showcased the many talents of the once popular "4th Wheel" of the GHOSTBUSTER franchise. Enie frequently shift gears, performing various comedically dramatic Shakespearean sketches, song and dance numbers, and mime vignettes. Special guest stars included Isaac Hayes, Cicely Tyson, Lisa bonet, John Amos, George Stanford Brown, Robert Goulet, David Heddison, Jim Brown, David Crosby, Sid Caesar, Tyne Daly, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts, Larry Storch, Paul Reiser, Christopher Walken, and Carol Burnett.

 
 Posted:   Dec 20, 2009 - 9:06 AM   
 By:   Jim Phelps   (Member)

ERNIE HUDSON PRESENTS (TV - 1987)
Short-lived variety show that showcased the many talents of the once popular "4th Wheel" of the GHOSTBUSTER franchise. Enie frequently shift gears, performing various comedically dramatic Shakespearean sketches, song and dance numbers, and mime vignettes. Special guest stars included Isaac Hayes, Cicely Tyson, Lisa bonet, John Amos, George Stanford Brown, Robert Goulet, David Heddison, Jim Brown, David Crosby, Sid Caesar, Tyne Daly, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts, Larry Storch, Paul Reiser, Christopher Walken, and Carol Burnett.


Great minds think alike (rip each other off). Here's my Dec 4, 2008 entry. I doubt there'll be a DVD release of both these "nuggets."

GEORGE CHAKIRIS PRESENTS (1962-63; CBS)
Anthology series featuring the Oscar-winning actor in a variety of story stylings, from Shakespeare and Commedia dell'Arte to bold Living Theatre experiments. Ben Gazzara; Jack Weston; Barbara Nichols; Ann B. Davis.

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 20, 2009 - 9:44 AM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

RUSTY CAGE (1971)
Johnny Cash stars in this drama about a wandering ex-con who decides to mend his ways when he meets a lonely Kentucky farm woman (Sarah Miles) who finally understands him. Lou Frizzell, Jo Ann Harris, Buck Taylor, Henry Jones, Fritz Weaver, Charles Dierkop.

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 20, 2009 - 4:30 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

THE BEAST OF BAYONNE (1973)
After a retired professional wrestler turned pest exterminator (Mike Mazurki) is bitten by a rat, he is suddenly transformed after dark into a large rodent who stalks other pest exterminators by night. Duane Jones, John Mitchum, William Mims, Lou Wagner, Roy Applegate.

 
 Posted:   Dec 23, 2009 - 5:46 AM   
 By:   Max Bellochio   (Member)

BARSTOW IN AUGUST (1999)
A group of trendy California thirty-somethings struggle with life and aging - all over three-hour lunches and post-workday visits to the local cafe. Brendan Frazier, Cameron Diaz, Matt LeBlanc, Halle Berry, Garrett Wang, and Eli Wallach as "Morty"

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 23, 2009 - 11:54 AM   
 By:   Donna   (Member)

OFEELYA WANG, ESQ. (1985)
A young paralegal Hadda B. Yew (Valerie Bertonelli) has taken her last request for "a bagel; toasted; half buttered; half schmeered with cream cheese". The office staff, including senior partner Ofeelya Wang, must scramble to avoid flying toasters, files, depositions, and various office supplies. Pilot for TV Series "Dewy, Cheatum, and Howe!". Cloris Leachman, Harvey Keitel, Keil Martin, Beverly Garland, and Ruta Lee as Judge Gootcheeya

 
 
 Posted:   Dec 26, 2009 - 4:48 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

SALT PEANUTS (1997)
The early life of jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie (Cuba Gooding Jr.) is the focus in this epic docudrama. Jim Carrey, Owen Wilson, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Rosario Dawson, Michael Dorn, and Joe Morton.

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 4, 2010 - 1:02 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

BITCH ON WHEELS (1972)
In this spirited western, after a boisterous city woman (Shelley Winters) inherits her wealthy fathers cattle ranch, she begins to run things with an iron fist which of course does not sit well at all with her fathers long time head ranch hand (Oliver Reed) and his men. Andrew Prine, Mark Slade, Elisha Cook, Brock Peters, Lou Frizzell, Margot Kidder, and Billy Curtis as "Stretch".

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 4, 2010 - 4:53 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

THE REST OF THE RESTLESS (1976)
A small town shotgun toting Sheriff from Tennessee looking for peace and quiet (Kris Kristofferson) relocates to Vermont and suddenly becomes involved hip deep in a murder investigation that will not end until he finally discovers where all the bodies are buried. Sheb Wooley, Sam Waterston, Alan Fudge, Lou Frizzell, Gayle Hunnicutt, Romy Schneider, and Richard Crenna as "Brandecker".

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 6, 2010 - 12:44 PM   
 By:   Donna   (Member)

CAN THIS BE LOVE? (1994)
An old cranky spinster (Betty White) slowly comes to the realization that love comes in all sizes, species, and ages while her neighborhood changes all around her. Gary Coleman, JJ Walker, Alf, Benji, Robert Fuller, Dana Wynter, and Shirley Knight as Lady Lavinski.

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 12, 2010 - 6:04 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

STIR FRY (2000)
Indie film about a group of frustrated trendy cable subscribers who after their favorite cooking show channel has been pulled off the air due to a contract dispute will stop at nothing to see to it restored to their regular viewing lineup. Adrien Brody, Gabrielle Anwar, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Lou Martini Jr, Christine Ebersole, Amanda Peterson, and James Farentino as "Chef Reo".

 
 Posted:   Jan 14, 2010 - 6:44 PM   
 By:   Max Bellochio   (Member)

JERRY'S GIRLS (1978)
In a blatant lift of concept. three beautiful girls (Tuesday Weld, Erin Gray, and Barbara Bach) take instructions from a mysterious government official (William Conrad) in order to fight international espionage in the suburbs of San Diego. Curt Jurgens, Edward Fox, Barry Newman, Joan Ploanwright, and Bernard Hughes as "Uncle Grandpa"

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 18, 2010 - 12:33 PM   
 By:   Donna   (Member)



CHUCK'S CHICKS (1988)
In a yet another blatant lift of concept(s), a farmer's daughters (Molly Ringwald, Lea Thompson, and Carol Kane) take instructions from a mysterious argricultural engineer (Emelio Estavez) in order to fight interstate potato theft in the suburbs of Boise, Idaho. Robert Culp, David Morse, Dolly Parton, Andy Griffith and Michael Douglas as "Now U. Seed-it"

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 18, 2010 - 1:35 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

ASPROMONTE AND SONS (Made for TV Pilot Movie CBS 1980)
A quirky New Jersey funeral director (Dan Hedaya) and his equally quirky siblings take over and restore a run down turn of the century funeral home and deal with a constant stream of bizarre families who require their services. Brad Dourif, David Proval, Cliff Osmond, Desiree Gould, Sam Bottoms, and Jack Elam as "Uncle Dominic".

 
 Posted:   Jan 19, 2010 - 5:46 PM   
 By:   Max Bellochio   (Member)

CHOMA! (2008)
Remake of 1970's thriller featuring a career thief Edward Choma (Phillip Seymour Hoffman) essaying the George Peppard role, as he attempts to steal a rare presidential quartz watch from the Smithsonian, returning it to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in less than three hours. Jessica Alba, Michael Richards, Alan Arkin, Julie Walters, and Michael Lonsdale.

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 23, 2010 - 3:58 PM   
 By:   Marcato   (Member)

Wow, Max, that's one long toenail-clipping session!

that's 2 titles for each toe

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 27, 2010 - 4:24 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN (2003)
Indie film about a nerdish middle aged High School teacher (Paul Giamatti) who becomes obsessed with the habit of collecting everything from bottle caps and old movie posters to 60's and 70's TV series shows on tape while dealing with his cantankerous aging parents who wonder when, or if, he'll finally move out to get married and raise a family. Michael Constantine, Barbara Barrie, Aida Turturro, Scott Benjaminson, Ed Begley Jr, Susan Dey. Special appearance by Alan Alda.

 
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