Ninjas staging an open attack on armed targets in broad daylight...in spite of the fact they're wearing gray ninja suits to match their surroundings on a battleship ("Ha! You can't see us, Jimmy Caan! We are NINJA!")...was quite ridiculous all by itself.
"When you're around super-sensitive people, you cannot relax and be spontaneous, because you have no idea what's going to upset them next."
So many memorable performances, so many terrific movies. He will be missed.
Theme song played over the opening credits of Roadie, directed by Alan Rudolph. https://youtu.be/d7qZXGpqla4 Personal anecdote: In the summer of 1980, my dad and grandfather took a trip to one of our local drive-in theaters to watch The Final Countdown. https://youtu.be/min2ohR8j3U The second feature on the drive-in's double bill that night was Roadie. My dad … Continue reading Classic Rock Tune Of The Week: “Everything Works If You Let It”, by Cheap Trick (1980)
"This was a project of the history club, and their idea was that students should really have an idea of what it was like to live in a communist state."
It's difficult to watch any kind of survival movie when I'm not able to root for the main character's survival.