Big Trouble in Little China (1986) Classic Movie Review 168

Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

      Welcome to today’s show, my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast formally known as iTunes or follow the links to social media in the podcast show notes. So please subscribe when you are finished listening. You can also go…

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The Frisco Kid (1979) Classic Movie Review 166

The Frisco Kid (1979)

      Today’s movie is The Frisco Kid (1979). This is a pretty funny movie that didn’t get much love when it was released. It is also a trove of Yiddish humor. The movie has a poor 6.4 rating on iMDB.com[1] and only 53 percent on the Tomatometer with…

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National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) Classic Movie Review 137

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

;nbsp; Today’s movie is National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989). This movie is so funny and accurate I almost can’t stand it. This movie was written by John Hughes but he turned the directing over Jeremiah S. Chechik. We only have a couple of show veterans and a lot of new…

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Songwriter (1984) Classic Movie Review 117

Songwriter (1984)

  Today’s movie is Songwriter (1984). This movie is romping stomping Texas sized comedy with a country music soundtrack that is hard to beat. It’s also funny as heck. So, let’ jump right into the actors, with only two show veterans. Actors Returning Melinda Dillon played Honey Carder, the loving…

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The Hallelujah Trail (1965) Classic Movie Review 109

The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

  Today’s movie is The Hallelujah Trail (1965). This movie is a western comedy that skewers everyone, as competing groups try to intercept a wagon train filled with whiskey. This movie has a surprising cast of big stars led by Burt Lancaster and Lee Remick. Actors Burt Lancaster played the…

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It Happened One Night (1934) Classic Movie Review 97

It Happened One Night (1934)

  Welcome to today’s show, It Happened One Night (1934), my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on iTunes or follow the links to social media in the podcast show notes. You can also go to classicmovierev.com to read notes, bios, and other random movie…

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One, Two, Three (1961) Classic Movie Review 84

One, Two, Three (1961)

Today’s movie is One, Two, Three (1961) starring the great James Cagney. I’m going to have to say right off the bat that this may be the greatest product placement movie of all times. It’s as fun little comedy with former Nazis, Communists, and God forbid, Capitalist. This movie wasn’t…

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Cat Ballou (1965) Classic Movie Review 71

Cat Ballou (1965)

Welcome to today’s show, Cat Ballou (1965), my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on iTunes or follow the links to social media in the podcast show notes. You can also go to classicmovierev.com to read notes, bios, and other random movie thoughts. Remember this…

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Back to School (1986) Classic Movie Review 36

Back to School (1986)

Back to School (1986) is a great father/son comedy with Rodney Dangerfield and Sally Kellerman Rough Script Back to School (1986) Welcome to today’s show, my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on or follows the links to social media in the podcast show notes.…

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Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964) Classic Movie Review 13

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)

Ho ho Ho Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Kicking Kwanza, and Festivus for the rest of us. As a special Christmas treat, I have put together a podcast about the fantastically bad Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964). I hope everyone of all faiths and denominations as well as those that…

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