Movies & TV

Little-known facts and behind-the-scenes info about popular movies and TV shows. We watch movies a LOT! Our favorites are true stories, reality TV, comedy, and drama / suspense movies. These are some of the most interesting things we’ve learned about random movies. Enjoy!

Random Thoughts About Popular TV Talk Show Hosts

Some questions I have about talk show hosts Kelly Rippa, Regis Philbin, Montel Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, Larry King, Oprah Winfrey, Steve Wilkos, Dr. Phil McGraw, Donny Deutsch, and Leo Laporte.

American Gangster Movie: Will The REAL Frank Lucas Please Stand Up?

American Gangster is based on a true story. Like usual, after I see a ‘fact-based’ movie, I run home to learn all I can about the REAL characters that the movie is based on. In this case, Frank Lucas. Here’s what I found out about Frank ‘Superfly’ Lucas… a drug lord of the 1970’s and 80’s.

2008 Doritos Superbowl Contest

Doritos is looking for an undiscovered music artist to perform a great song for a Doritos commercial. This is part of Doritos’ annual superbowl contest event, with the winner to get their song aired on TV, along with a record deal.

What I Learned About Using The F-Word In Movies

Did you know?… If you want to keep your movie PG-13, you can only have one F-bomb in it. Any more than that, and they bump you up to an R rating. BUT… if you precede your F-bomb with the word ‘mother’… then you automatically get an R rating!

Hanes Commercial Features More Cool Dancers

Okay, so the Momix dancers may not be the same as the Jello dancers, but they are the new Hanes dancers! Check out the Hanes commercial which features performers from the Momix Dance Company…

Grindhouse Movie: Kurt Russell & Zoe Bell Steal The Spotlight

Much to our surprise, we actually enjoyed Quentin Tarantino’s double-feature movie, Grindhouse. We preferred ‘Death Proof’ over ‘Panet Terror’… but both were enjoyable to watch because they were so different from traditional movies you see in the theater these days. Stuntwoman, Zoe Bell, and Kurt Russell made the movie ‘Death Proof’.