Posts tagged "4th of July"

Spend Your 4th of July Eyeballs Deep in Salacious Gossip -- As Our Forefathers Intended!

Spend Your 4th of July Eyeballs Deep in Salacious Gossip -- As Our Forefathers Intended!
The 4th of July is a horrible holiday* saved only by one thing…Crazy Days and Nights Blind Item REVEALS!!! Yes, that’s right. After months of reading blind gossip posts about some mystery starlet making out with another mystery starlet while a mystery B-list actor snorts cocaine off everyone’s derrieres, including his own probably, it’s time... Read more »

Film Essentials: "America[n]" Movies

10. AN AMERICAN TAIL. Boy, did those mice ever have it wrong.  They were all excited about moving to America because, apparently, word on the street was that there would be no cats in America.  Maybe instead of cats, Fievel should have been more concerned about rogue waves, so that he wouldn't have been separated from his family.  Instead though, the separation gives him a once-in-a-lifetime tour of a young America, courtesy of some animal friends, both fowl and feline.  This was essential viewing back in 1986 - the animation is a little dated now, but the story is as strong as ever.
The list of films with the word “America” in the title are as varied as the citizens of this nation.  To celebrate our country’s independence and its diversity, we’ve compiled a list of essential films that range from cute to creepy, from hilarious to heart-wrenching, from stirring to sickening, but all uniquely “American.”

We Don't Need No Stinkin' Fireworks

I know it’s an unpopular stance to take, but I’m very “Bah Humbug” about 4th of July (and don’t even get me started on New Year’s Eve, St. Patrick’s Day, or Halloween), so I’m happy as a clam to avoid the crowds at the lake and just stick around my house with some BBQ meats... Read more »