December 25, 2010

MOVIES WITH DAD – TRUE GRIT (2010)

If there is one type of movie that I associate most with my dad, it’s the Western.  Born and raised in central Texas around the mid-century mark, my dad grew up surrounded by cowboy iconography.  […]
December 15, 2010

MOVIES WITH DAD: ENEMY MINE

Iron Eagle!  I was 11 years old when I saw Gossett as the gruff Air Force Colonel with a heart of gold, and he seemed the perfect role model.  My dad was in the army, […]
November 19, 2010

MOVIES WITH DAD – STARCRASH

Starcrash and to my brain at the time it was every bit as fun and exciting as the film it was aping.  The movie had energy swords, talking robots, an evil emperor, and a bodacious […]
October 5, 2010

MOVIES WITH DAD – THE OMEGA MAN

There aren’t many movies that I’ve ever walked out of, but Charlton Heston’s The Omega Man was definitely the first.  I’m honestly not even sure how this happened since the film was released four years […]