Project Shanks Monday Night Movie: The Late Shift (1996)

By John Baggett
PSDC Pop Culture Guru

Project Shanks Monday Night Movie: The Late Shift (1996)

Rating: **** (out of 5)

Every now and then I look back at some of the films that shaped my adolescence and realize I’m not normal. Case in point, one of my favorite films from my mid-teenage years was an HBO TV movie about the war between David Letterman and Jay Leno for The Tonight Show, which is something that impressed all the ladies, let me tell you. And since we are now entering a Letterman and Leno free late night TV era, let’s jump in the way back machine and take a look at the 1996 film, The Late Shift. [Read more…]

PSDC Movie Review: Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever

By John Baggett
PSDC Pop Culture Guru

Rating: * (out of 5)

So, it’s come to this has it? We’re making movies out of internet memes.

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Like many people, I was amused by the whole Grumpy Cat thing and then quickly got annoyed by it because it was just everywhere all the time and got old quickly. So, Lifetime, the bastion of groundbreaking cinema, decided in their infinite wisdom decided to give Grumpy Cat her own movie? Why? Because why not? Maybe to see if they can top that Saved By The Bell movie they made a while back as worst possible idea? Well, let’s get into this damn thing, what say we? [Read more…]