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LRE #26: The Informant!

LRE #26: The Informant!

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: The Informant! Release Year: 2009 Staring: Matt Damon, Melanie Lynskey, Scott Bakula When a corporate exec just can’t stand the corruption he encounters inside of his company, he takes it upon himself to get the FBI involved in a major price fixing investigation. But, when all the pieces start […]

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James’ Live Comments on The Walking Dead

James’ Live Comments on The Walking Dead

Yeah, it’s a little late. You’ll have to forgive me. When you have a young kid, who doesn’t want to go to sleep till like midnight on Halloween, watching shows might happen to fall to the next night. Luckily, we have DVRs. The savior of the modern TV viewer.  Be warned, because this review is […]

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LRE #19: Oscar

LRE #19: Oscar

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: Oscar Release Year: 1991 Staring: Sylvester Stallone, Chazz Palminteri, Marisa Tomei Hot off the heals of 1990’s Rocky V, Sylvester Stallone decided to start branching into other genre’s of film. No longer wanting to be pigeon-holed as an Action Hero, Oscar was his first attempt at a […]

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LRE #18: Alice in Wonderland (2010)

LRE #18: Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: Alice in Wonderland Release Year: 2010 Staring: Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter Classic literature is ripe for remake. I wouldn’t be too surprised to see A Tale of Two Cities making a theatrical re-debut. Some have already seen their day, and the 1951 Disney animated […]

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LRE #17: Ice Pirates

LRE #17: Ice Pirates

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: Ice Pirates Release Year: 1984 Staring: Robert Urich, Mary Crosby, Michael D. Roberts Lets just accept it. The 80’s gave us both some of the most amazing, and the worst films to have ever been put on cellulose. A decade that produced classics like Empire Strikes Back […]

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LRE #16: Castle in the Sky

LRE #16: Castle in the Sky

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: Castle in the Sky Release Year: 1986 Staring: James Van Der Beek, Anna Paquin, Cloris Leachman, Mark Hamill There are, by my crude count, 11 Hayao Miyazaki feature length films. You would be wise to purchase every single on of them. They, in general, are some of […]