Cinema Monolith

Reviews of movies from my giant DVD tower, and more.

One Last Monolith Haul

Back in January I made the decision to stop buying DVDs and Blu-rays; these were the last that will ever be inducted into the Monolith.

3/8/19

The Dead Pool (1988)

‘6 Days of Dirty’ presents the final entry in the Dirty Harry series, with Clint Eastwood returning as homicide inspector Harry Callahan to rough up more scum.

2/23/18

The Enforcer (1976)

The third entry in my ‘6 Days of Dirty’ marathon is also my favorite of the Dirty Harry sequels. Clint Eastwood returns as Harry Callahan…and this time he’s PISSED.

2/21/18

Magnum Force (1973)

‘6 Days of Dirty’ continues with the second in a series of Dirty Harry films, once again starring Clint Eastwood as homicide inspector Harry Callahan.

2/20/18

CM Update – Week 7

Well, this week might do me in… we’ll see how far I get into it before my miraculous month-and-a-half posting streak comes to an end.

2/18/18

Joe Kidd (1972)

With Joe Kidd, Clint Eastwood creates another iconic Western character in this well-made and entertaining effort from director John Sturges and writer Elmore Leonard.

2/8/18

Top 5 Favorite Films of 2016

Yes, they’re mostly all mainstream Hollywood films, and yes, most received fair to middling reviews across the board, but you know what? I still liked ’em!

1/5/18

Dirty Harry: The 45th Anniversary Screening

Last year my sister and I went to our first-ever theater presentation of the Clint Eastwood crime thriller ‘Dirty Harry’. And yes, it was worth the 45-year wait.

11/8/17

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Review Totals

Movies Reviewed: 230

From the Monolith: 127

Movies by Decade

1920s – 0
1930s – 6
1940s – 20
1950s – 38
1960s – 34
1970s – 36
1980s – 35
1990s – 7
2000s – 13
2010s – 41

Movies by Genre

Action/Adventure – 43
Comedy – 35
Crime – 23
Documentary – 5
Drama – 27
Horror – 38
Musical – 1
Mystery/Thriller – 19
Romance – 3
Sci-Fi/Fantasy – 27
Western – 8

Movies by CM Rating

10 star – 10
9 star – 28
8 star – 36
7 star – 33
6 star – 22
5 star – 23
4 star – 25
3 star – 18
2 star – 20
1 star – 12
0 star – 3

Movies by MPAA Rating

Pre-1968 – 93
G – 1
PG – 32
PG-13 – 35
R – 60
NC-17 – 0
TV and Unrated – 9

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