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“Ivan the Terrible, Part II” (1945, released in 1958)

Well, I tell you what, it’s a good thing that this part of the movie recaps the first one in a “last time, on Ivan the Terrible …” style.  After all, it wasn’t actually released to the public until 1958, … Continue reading

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“Ivan the Terrible, Part I” (1944)

It should really come as no surprise that Ivan the Terrible was intended as a propaganda film for Stalin.  In the early 1940’s, Joseph Stalin was the Premier of the Soviet Union, and even though Stalin had signed a non-aggression … Continue reading

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Flawed Film Friday: Starship Troopers (1997)

So the Hubster and I went to RiffTrax’s broadcast of Starship Troopers last night – if you’re not familiar with RiffTrax, these are some of the same guys from Mystery Science Theatre 3000.  If you’re not familiar with MST3K then … Continue reading

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