November 2017 in Film

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… happy December! Here’s a look back at what was watched in November. New-to-me viewings: 7 Re-watches: 1 Total for November: 8 Total for 2017, so far: 214 I thought last month was low… eight may be my lowest month ever! The new-to-me list: California (1947) Backfire (1950)…

October 2017 in Film

New-to-me viewings: 10 Re-watches: 5 Total for October: 15 Total for 2017, so far: 206 This was a pretty low viewing month for me! There were a couple of reasons. First, I spent nine days camping in the one corner of Pennsylvania with no Verizon coverage. I was lucky to get all of the early…

May 2017 in Film

Another month gone! We’re nearly a week into June. And with the start of June, it’s time to take a look back at what was watched in May. May was a pretty low viewing month for me. I have been working on a personal research project which has consumed much of my free time. But,…

April 2017 in Film

April showers may bring May flowers, but when it comes to movie-watching, April was somewhat of a drought month. I didn’t completely give up my film-devouring habits, but did watch a lower number of films than usual, with a higher number of re-watches. This is thanks, in part, to a wonderful 10-day camping trip I…

March 2017 in Film

Happy April, movie buffs! We’re a few days into a brand new month which means it’s time for the wrap-up, taking a look back at what I watched in March. March was kind of an odd month for me. I felt like I wasn’t watching many movies, nor was I in the mood to watch/write…

Modern Movies: February 2017

Welcome to this month’s Modern Movies, featuring mini-reviews of the films I watched in February which were released after 1970. Missing from this post are Our Song (2000) and Savage Grace (2007), which will be getting full reviews for FilmStruck Friday. On to the films! The 1989 World Tour Live (2016) – I attended the 1989…

February 2017 in Film

Happy March, movie buffs! I have some wonderful films lined up for coverage on the blog this month, including at least two new entries for the Stanwyck Filmography Project, but before we get to any of that, let’s take a look at what I watched in February. New-to-me viewings: 17 Re-watches: 2 Total for the month: 19…

January 2017 in Film

January sped by, and now we’ve made to to the second month of 2017. Before forging ahead with all of the reviews I’ve scheduled for February, here’s a look back at what I watched in January. New-to-me viewings: 26 Re-watches: 5 Total for the month: 31 Total for 2017, so far: 31 The equivalent of…