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Thursday, May 7 2009

Gidget’s ‘Dear Diary—et al.’ – and All that May Imply

As things start getting a little steamy, Retro Remote 'sinks into nothingness' trying to mix Gidget and some serious film theory.


Tuesday, April 15 2008

Mrs. Doubtfire

This film about a charmingly warped, desperate, and divorced dad in drag has held up well 15 years after its original release.


Tuesday, October 9 2007

Brothers and Sisters - The Complete First Season

Welcome to Dynasty without the camp. But like their '80s counterparts, the Carringtons, the Walkers’ of Brothers and Sisters lives are a cornucopia of angst.


Monday, September 24 2007

Two Weeks

The stuttering pace of the movie, combined with an awkward obsession with ill-timed humor, makes Two Weeks an uncomfortable viewing experience.


Friday, September 29 2006

Brothers and Sisters

Brothers and Sisters is a confusing jumble of storylines involving the Walker family, most of them unoriginal.


Tuesday, September 12 2006

Flying Nun: The Complete Second Season

Mary Poppins had nothing over Sister Bertrille.


Monday, November 15 2004

Legally Blonde: Platinum Collection (2001/2003)

The audio commentary featuring Reese Witherspoon and Robert Luketic demonstrates the leading lady to be much more thoughtful and subdued than her typical roles might suggest.


Thursday, July 3 2003

Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)

The first time around, Elle's chirpy charm seemed fresh and campy; now it's formula.


Friday, August 9 2002

Punchline (1988)

Explores a dark side of stand-up comedy, but relies on stereotypes rather than shedding new light on the subject.


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