Heavyweights (1995)

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Directed by Steven Brill, today’s film wasn’t a commercial success at the box office, but has since come to be something of a cult classic…apparently. Is this film about a bunch of overweight kids sent to a “fat camp” any good? Read on for my review of Heavyweights!

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The Castaway Cowboy (1974)

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James Garner said about this film that “the best thing in it is the Hawaiian scenery”. Do I agree with that statement or is there something even better in this film than the scenery? Let’s find out together as I review The Castaway Cowboy.

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Blank Check (1994)

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Imagine if you were a young kid with a blank check in your possession. What amount would you fill it out for? What would you buy with the money? That’s pretty much the premise of Blank Check, a 1994 Disney film directed by Rupert Wainwright. Is it worth “checking” out (see what I did there?)? Read on to find out!

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The Million Dollar Duck (1971)

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Today’s film is a somewhat infamous one. It has notoriously received negative reviews and was was one of only three films that the renowned film critic, Gene Siskel, walked out of in his professional career!

So naturally I had to check this film out! And after getting a request to do so from a reader, Jon H, I felt the time was right! Do I agree with Gene Siskel on this film? Or do I find this to be an underrated comedy? Read on to find out!

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