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Windrider (1987)

I Saw A Film! A rich kid with a cushy, do-nothing job at his father’s very successful manufacturing firm is obsessive about his wind surfing and pitches an idea for a water tank wind-surfing business that the Japanese are crazy about during a corporate meeting. Meanwhile he and his expensive hair-do manage to do some…

Waterworld (1995)

I Saw A Film! Friends, I am here to praise the tremendously moist, post-apocalyptic epic that is Waterworld. What clever ideas. A boss catermaran tricked out with counterweights and harpoons (and a below deck somehow?). A sea of sunken cities. The remains of the floating world collected together on a few atolls. Dry earth a…

The Big Easy (1987)

I Saw A Film! I have always appreciated the jolie laide Ellen Barkin, but this clunker, made to look and sound like it’s a New Orleans tale, by having a baby Dennis Quaid speak with a ridiculous faux-Cajun accent, play with plush alligators and blurt “cher” every chance he could, while talking about gumbo did…

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