Steel [50 New-Old Movies for the 51st Year #24]

Mid-last year, I turned 50 years old!  And to add to all the real life goals and challenges that that brings, I’ve created at least one as it relates to movies and this blog–watch a film I’ve never seen before which came out in each year of my life (thus the “Old-New” terminology), and then write a bit about it.  This is Post #24.  Spoilers ahead.  

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V (1983)

We recently completed one of our Christmas treats…the mini-series V, from way back in 1983.  I bought both it and it’s follow-up, V: The Final Battle for my kids (I like to make sure they are conversant in the classics), but let’s face it, it’s as much for me.

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100 Years, 100 Creators – Part 2

Over a few posts, I’m choosing different creators or creative teams–novelist, composer, scriptwriter, comic book artist, etc–who have influenced or inspired me, and in most cases brought me a lot of enjoyment.

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