Daily Archives: September 14, 2010

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Dodge Daytone Turbo Z

I remember this commercial like it was just yesterday. I kept thinking how cool and Knight Rider like the 84 Daytona was. I think the options available on the Daytona that year, like light up speakers and rear amp switches, were only available for that year. Pretty awesome commercial…

forbidden planet

Forbidden Planet on Blu-Ray

Forbidden Planet is the granddaddy of tomorrow, a pioneering work whose ideas and style would be reverse-engineered into many cinematic space voyages to come. Leslie Nielsen plays the commander who brings his spacecruiser crew to Planet Altair-4, home to Dr. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon), his daughter (Anne Francis), a dutiful robot […]

THX 1138

THX 1138 on Blu-Ray

A chilling exploration of the future is also a compelling examination of the present in George Lucas’s THX 1138, starring Robert Duvall as a man whose mind and body are controlled by the government. THX makes a harrowing attempt to escape from a world where thoughts are controlled, freedom is […]