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I’ll Be Right Here: Celebrating 35 Years of E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial: #4: Mary

In many ways E.T. is not that dissimilar from a modern day fairy tale. The film opens in a deep dark forest; there are strange and wonderful creatures, and even a sense of magic throughout the story. Most importantly, as … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Right Here: Celebrating 35 Years of E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial: # 2 : Michael

There comes a time in every young person’s life were they feel the need to step up to the plate more when it comes to their family. This is usually the case in a family where a parent is gone … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Right Here: Celebrating 35 Years of E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial #1: Elliot

The 1980s were a great time for “kids” movies. The decade saw the first signs that Disney would return to greatness emerged with the Great Mouse Detective and The Little Mermaid. Animator Don Bluth brought tears to the eyes of … Continue reading

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Coming Soon to This Blog…

From  Jonathon D. Svendsen, the mind that examined such popular aliens, demigods, monsters, and creatures including Thor, The Hulk, Wolverine, Wonder Woman, Superman, Gandalf, Gollum, Yoda, Ahsoka Tano, Darth Maul, and Spock, comes an in depth celebration of one of … Continue reading

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Kids Stuff

Perhaps one of the more interesting aspects of my generation, better known as the Millennials is that in some ways we haven’t completely put aside childish things. Comicbook superheroes dominate the box office. Disney’s Frozen is fast becoming one of … Continue reading

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E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial: Celebrating 30 Years of Enchantment

It is universally accepted that while June 21st may be the solar beginning of summer, May marks the beginning of summer at the movie theater box office. Most of these films are best known for their wham, bang action, spectacles. … Continue reading

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