My Favorite: Movies: 1985

Another year full of movies I remember pretty fondly.  There were a number of movies I actually liked quite a bit while watching them but just can’t list as among my top ten favorites from the perspective of 2013.  Young Sherlock Holmes is a fun and fairly well done movie adaptation of the iconic character with some decent special effects for 1985.  Heaven Help Us … Continue reading My Favorite: Movies: 1985

My Favorite: Movies: 1984

1984 has special connotations due to the George Orwell novel.  It was the year Ronald Reagan won his “Morning in America” reelection to the United States Presidency.  I bet there were some editorial cartoons that year linking the two. It was also the year the Oakland Los Angeles Raiders beat the Washington Redskins (I live in the DC general area now; I still wish the … Continue reading My Favorite: Movies: 1984

My Favorite: Movies: 1983

1983 was during my high school years.  I had forgotten this but just as 1980 delivered a Star Wars and a Superman sequel; 1983 delivered a Star Wars and a Superman sequel. HAVE SEEN: A Christmas Story, Vacation, The Outsiders, Return of the Jedi, War Games, Superman III, Trading Places, Octopussy, Never Say Never Again, Risky Business, The Right Stuff, The Meaning of Life, Krull, Twilight Zone, Mr. … Continue reading My Favorite: Movies: 1983

My Favorite: Movies: 1982

The stretch between 1980 and 1982 was kind of epic for my childhood in terms of favorite movies: Empire Strikes Back, Superman II, Raiders of the Lost Ark and now Star Trek II: KAHNNN!!!!, Tron and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.  Let’s start off with my usual excursion over to IMDB to remember what I’ve seen and what I haven’t but probably should get around to watching. … Continue reading My Favorite: Movies: 1982