Tag Archives: Geena Davis

“Bad Dawg!”

Sticking with the piratical theme, Cutthroat Island (1995) was on Film4 a couple times this week, so I set my recorder to catch it, fully expecting to check out as soon as the characters left port and sailed off in search … Continue reading

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GothWatch Prime: Lydia Deetz

On the off-chance anyone was looking for recommendations, I’d have to say that Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice (1988) is pretty much the perfect Halloween movie… macabre, creepy, bawdy, colourful, silly, sweet, sharp, laugh-out-loud funny, and wholly unique. It’s also the movie … Continue reading

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Cosmic Things

Seeing Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum together in Transylvania 6-5000 got me thinking about Earth Girls Are Easy (1988), which I hadn’t seen since my old video rental days. Luckily the female members of my family have a collective crush … Continue reading

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Blandsylvania

I’d already pegged Rudy De Luca, the auteur behind Transylvania 6-5000 (1985), as a poor man’s Mel Brooks, before I’d seen his IMDb resume… so I wasn’t too surprised to discover that De Luca had collaborated with the man himself … Continue reading

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No Messin’

A few weeks ago I was saying how turned off I was by the later seasons of Will & Grace… but when a stack of season six box-sets appeared on sale in a local remaindered bookshop, I couldn’t resist picking … Continue reading

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Geena Davis as “Dottie Hinson”

Watched A League of Their Own for the first time this weekend. I think it’s safe to say that this is the only Madonna film I’m ever likely to own… but sneering aside, she does a good job here, and … Continue reading

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