Movie Review: “Phase IV” (1974)

You might cringe a little bit when you read the synopsis: ants suddenly gain intelligence and begin working together to take over mankind and the world entire. Sounds like pure schlock, right? Maybe something you would see on the Scy-Fy Channel, or even worse, fill in as the sequel to The Swarm? Well, no, actually….

1,000 Movies!

This weekend I finally reached a milestone: 1,000 movies viewed. This is according to my IMDB account where I keep track of the movies I watch by rating and adding them to lists in order to categorize them. I strongly recommend you to try the IMDB list feature. Users make them for all kinds of reasons, either…

“The Wild Bunch” and My Dream Movie Prop

I have seen nearly a thousand movies in my life, each unique in its own right, and coming with a slew of potential props that we might love to get our hands on if the opportunity arose. I actually own two movie props, both from the 2004 film The Alamo, which starred Billy Bob Thornton…