Good Film Time Machine: 1974

Movies from 1974

First, we travelled to 1985, then a quick jaunt to my senior year of high school, and now the year that that made this blog and me possible…1974. In the time, I had to think about what movies were released. Really, can you remember the movies that came out the year you were born? When […]

Valentine’s Day Time Machine: 5 Decades of Romantic Comedies

romcoms from 5 decades

What is a romantic comedy? Well, according to Wikipedia, they are “films with light-hearted, humorous plotlines, centered on romantic ideals such as that true love is able to surmount most obstacles.” Snore. How about, “movies that make you laugh and swoon.” Nailed it. Now “romcoms” have been around for a good long time. It’s easy […]

Good Film Time Machine: 1992

Films from the early 90s

After taking a trip down movie memory lane a la 1985, a lot of nostalgia flooded me. And that’s one of the best things about movies, how it makes you remember who you were and where you were in your life when you saw them. I will always remember Star Trek 2: Wrath of Khan […]

Good Film Time Machine: 1985

look back at films from 1985

Recently, I was looking at Robert Zemeckis’s body of work. I’d just watched Flight and really enjoyed it, so I was curious about what else he’d done. Back to the Future caught my eye because…well…I’m a fan, but I also noticed the year it came out. 1985. That year plays a pretty big part in […]