June 21st, 2013

Awesome Movie (Double Feature) – “Dogtown and Z-Boys” & “Bones Brigade: An Autobiography”

I’m adding two movies to the list with today’s post.  That’s right it is a double feature!  It is no secret that I love skateboarding.  I’m not, nor have I ever been very good at it, but I  do love it.  When I got my first skateboard it was my first taste of freedom and [Read More…]

June 14th, 2013

Awesome Movie – The Karate Kid

I’ll be honest this movie jumped ahead of a bunch that I have in queue because It popped up in my Netflix recommended movies list.  Don’t bother looking for it though cause it disappeared about as fast as it appeared.  I actually went to my library and checked it out to show my boys, Who [Read More…]

March 29th, 2013

Awesome Movie – Dick Tracy

This one has been in the queue for a little while now. A few months ago shortly after we moved out here to Chicago we were meeting some friends out in the suburbs. As we were walling around a very cool river walk area we came across the Dick Tracy sculpture you see pictured to [Read More…]

March 8th, 2013

Awesome Movie – Snowball Express

Jumping into the way back files here for this weeks movie… this past week here in the greater Chicago are we had a March snowstorm that delivered 9.5 inches of the fluffy white cold stuff.  This naturally inspired me to do a snow/winter themed movie.  There aren’t a lot of those that aren’t centered around [Read More…]

March 1st, 2013

Awesome Movie – Masters of the Universe

After a week’s hiatus I am back with one of my favorite B-Movies.  This is not a great movie but it is fun.  As a kid who grew up in the ‘8os this was as exciting as it could get. Watching it probably killed my parents… because with no real connection to the cartoon or [Read More…]

February 15th, 2013

Awesome Movie – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

It is time to add once again to the Awesome Movie List and honestly I am quite excited about this one.  This is a movie that I totally discovered by accident… the circumstances are almost as awesome as how I discovered The Last Dragon  …almost.  At some point in the early 90’s McDonald’s ran a [Read More…]

February 8th, 2013

Awesome Movie – Spaceballs

This one is way overdue… I probably should have posted this the same week I posted this post: Quickie – The Best Balls …but I didn’t… one day I’ll figure out how to get my posts to play off each other better, until then things might seem a little sloppy.  So before I digress further, [Read More…]