Articles Posted by Eryl McCaffrey

  • I am the One%! Protesting Awful Movies

    With The Occupy Movement filling downtown parks and city streets all over the globe, I’ve got protest in my soul and crappy movies on my mind. I sometimes feel as though I am that 1%,…

  • The Top 5 Worst Ways To Die in Horror Flicks

    By Eryl McCaffrey Blood, guts and tears, oh my! I knew I smelled the rotting stench of death in the air, and this can only mean one thing. It’s almost Halloween and what better way…

  • Clint Eastwood Back to the Big Screen

    “Go ahead, make my day.” We haven’t heard Clint Eastwood coin such a popular phrase in decades. After all, it has been over 18 years since Dirty Harry acted in a film that he wasn’t…

  • Who You Gonna Watch? Ghostbusters!

    It’s been 27 years since the three wacky phantom hunters took to the screen in Ivan Reitman’s 1984 hit Ghostbusters. But, that’s about to change.  Sony/Columbia has announced via the official Ghostbusters Facebook fan page that the classic will…

  • Eryl’s Angle: Oscar, Meet Eddie

    Imagine that. It’s just been officially confirmed that Eddie Murphy will be hosting the 84th Academy Awards this February. The stellar star of such films as “Norbit,” “Meet Dave,” and “The Haunted Mansion,” will emcee…

  • Eryl’s Angle: The Drive-In, A Forgotten Goldmine

    Eryl’s Angle: The Drive-In, A Forgotten Goldmine

      The couple on your left are swapping spit like it’s going out of style, but a nice veil of fog stands between you and them, so you can focus on the movie and not…

  • Top 5 Post-Apocalyptic Movies

    Now-a-days, it seems as though a new film about the end of the world comes out in theatres every other week. I hope it’s not a sign of the inevitable fait of humankind, but rather, merely an imaginative storyline that sells. Regardless, it looks like we’re a society that’s obsessed with the idea of a post- civilization existence, and we don’t mind the use of some explosive Hollywood effects to help us visualize this future, either. So, I thought it would be interesting to stimulate some debate on the best post-apocalyptic movies of all time! Here are the Top 5 crazy catastrophe films that rock my socks…

  • Anne Hathaway as Catwoman in “The Dark Knight Rises”

    Let me start out by saying that I think Anne Hathaway is an intelligent, multi-faceted young actress. However, sex appeal isn’t one of her most redeeming qualities. It’s impressive that she’s been able to play parts in highly esteemed films such as “Love and Other Drugs” and “Rachel Getting Married”, but let’s face it she’s no Catwoman. She’s got the acting chops, but she’s lacking the sensuality and eroticism that a gig as Batman’s voluptuous/villainous sidekick requires.