Planet of the Apes (1968) [50 Films Older Than Me #16]

Over six months ago, it was my birthday! 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 the fifty years before I was born, and then write a bit about it.  This is Post #16. So, that’s 16 movies out of 50 in just over 50% of the year, which just goes to show how far behind I am with all this.

Spoilers ahead.  

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47 Movie Blogs #11 – 5 Best Movie Apocalypses

Actually, I was asked to do “Apocalypse Movies” – best films about the world ending.  But I’m restating it as “Movie Apocalypses” – my favorite ends of the world to show up in a movie.  There’s a small difference that I hope you can appreciate.  Continue reading 47 Movie Blogs #11 – 5 Best Movie Apocalypses

It’s been an interesting life…

As I have been traveling from my home in Australia to my ancestral home in the USA, I have been pondering what an interesting world we live in, and especially how many fascinating things have taken place over my 42 years of life.  I was born in 1970, and some of the things that have occurred are simply hard to believe.

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