Tribute #7: Legend (1985)

RATING:A Film Review By Stefan VlahovBoth director Ridley Scott and star Tom Cruise have refused to acknowledge their 1985 collaboration Legend as a film that turned out worthy of their talents. Cruise has almost erased it from his memory because of religious reasons and has turned down any and all involvement in participating in featurettes … Continue reading Tribute #7: Legend (1985)

Tribute #6: All the Right Moves (1983)

RATING:A Film Review By Stefan VlahovIn All the Right Moves Tom Cruise plays Stefan (yes, Stefan!!) Djordjevic - a cocky football jock living in a forgotten small Pennsylvania town that used to be part of the state's so-called 'rustbelt'. The most important thing for Stefan in life is to get out of this seemingly God-forsaken … Continue reading Tribute #6: All the Right Moves (1983)

Tribute #5: Risky Business (1983)

RATING:A Film Review By Stefan VlahovThe most parodied and homaged film of Tom Cruise's career (yes even more than the Mission:Impossible series), Risky Business is also the film that launched him into super-stardom, and it was only his fifth. It did that for two reasons: it exploited his good looks to the highest degree possible, … Continue reading Tribute #5: Risky Business (1983)

"Stuff On My Mind" Part 3: These Comapnies Should Be Bankrupt

Burger KingTiVoIBMThe Weinstein CompanyBlockbusterThese are just some of the companies that are currently on an upswing from what seemed like inevitable breakdown leading to a disappearance off the face of the Earth. So how did they come back? One word: marketing. Marketing can make (Apple) or break (Dimension) a company. It is so frequently the … Continue reading "Stuff On My Mind" Part 3: These Comapnies Should Be Bankrupt