Flashback MMM: 1984

1984 played select independent theaters this past Tuesday as a form of protest of sorts against the current Presidential administration and its...authoritarian tendencies, including a habit of denying facts are facts. It’s just one way ordinary people have continued to push back since Trump’s election and inauguration. Why April 4th? Because in the story that’s … Continue reading Flashback MMM: 1984

Flashback MMM: Wait Until Dark

This weekend The Music Box Theater in Chicago is running a couple screenings of the 1967 Audrey Hepburn classic Wait Until Dark. Directed by Terence Young, who also helmed a number of classic Connery Bond movies, the story follows Susy Hendrix (Hepburn), a woman who’s recently been struck blind. Her husband Sam is asked to … Continue reading Flashback MMM: Wait Until Dark

Flashback MMM: Groundhog Day

Yesterday was Groundhog Day…again…and that must mean we’re here at Flashback MMM waiting for a trip back to look at the marketing for a movie starring the most famous groundhog weatherman, Punxsutawney Phil. That’s right, we’re here to talk about the marketing for 1993’s comedy classic Groundhog Day. The movie stars Bill Murray as Phil … Continue reading Flashback MMM: Groundhog Day