Category Archives: Movies

Don Johnson Still Making Waves Almost Thirty Years After “Miami Vice” Debut

By | August 1, 2014

The spirit of Sonny Crockett is alive and well at the cutting edge of Hollywood and society. Almost 30 years ago, in 1984, Don Johnson finally got the television break he had been looking for when NBC gave the green light to “Miami Vice”. The smash hit launched Johnson into the entertainment stratosphere and a subsequent string of… Read More »

My Favorite Realistic Lawyer Movies

By | July 30, 2014

Over the years I have watched quite a few lawyer or lawyer related movies.  Admittedly, there are quite a few I have not watched.  Usually, the ones I haven’t watched are because, upfront, I have decided, for one reason or another, that they are not going to be any good, mainly because my unrealistic meter has pegged out. … Read More »

Remembering James Garner and the Fastest Soap Opera on Wheels, the 1966 Movie “Grand Prix”

By | July 23, 2014

My favorite James Garner role was that of Pete Aron, the American Formula One driver in the 1966 movie “Grand Prix.”  His was a perfect, understated, cool and confident portrayal befitting a top driver in the deadly world of Formula One in the 1960s.  Here is your spoiler alert, as if the same is needed for a movie… Read More »