Author Archives: Jeff

Bela Lugosi is Dr. Alex Zorka

Do you ever hope for rain so you don’t have to cut the grass? I do. Even though my lawn is in desperate need of a good trimming, I would still rather not. And with all the rain we have … Continue reading

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Mystery Science Theater Season 12

I quick note just to say that I that I am hoping for a 12th season of MST3K. Really enjoyed the season 11 on Netflix. Come on Netflix, you have put so much crap on your streaming service, this is … Continue reading

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Tostitos and Cheez-Its are fantastic

It has not been a good week. I can’t explain it. It is one of those weeks that a strange feeling of depression sits in my soul like the sludge in a car’s oil pan. I just keep moving forward. … Continue reading

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Too Late for Coffee – Too Early for Beer!

The Ramblings of Old Man Kelley – Jeff to my friends! OK first of all, I’ve got the cure for depression! Duck Soup. Yes, the Marx Brother’s Duck Soup! If Duck Soup doesn’t cheer you up, well then, seek professional … Continue reading

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Otto Gross and the L-8 Ghost Blimp

I was doing my podcast on the mystery of the L-8 Ghost Bimp of 1942. During my research, I discovered the name of Otto Gross who had done extensive research in the subject. I wrote Otto and he was nice … Continue reading

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Robert Mitchum – Night of the Hunter 1955

Movies That Are Awesome Is there a more creepy film that this? Is there a better bad guy that Robert Mitchum? The shot of Shelley Winters at the bottom of the lake! WOW! Why didn’t Charles Laughton direct anything else! … Continue reading

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Robert Osborne, Touch of Evil, and Life of an American Fireman.

OK, so, a bunch of people came to this site last week but no one clicked through to my YouTube page. That’s fine! I’ve got thick skin! So, I’ve been watching Turner Classic Movies Tribute to the fantastic Robert Osborne. … Continue reading

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You Should Watch because I’m a Genius

It is Sunday morning and I am watching a great movie, Bowfinger, and publishing my latest Vlog on YouTube. I was wondering why last weeks Vlog, which is probably one of the best Vlogs ever posted to the Internet, only … Continue reading

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The Story of Alice Guy Blaché, Film Pioneer!

Alice Guy Blaché was there from almost the beginning, yet she has been slowly forgot about. What are others remembered from the early days of cinema and this wonderful lady has been forgotten. She had a career that lasted 24 … Continue reading

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The story of Auguste and Louis Lumière

On December 26, 1895 at the Salon Indien du Grand Café in Paris, a 20-minute presentation of 10 shorts films became the talk of Paris. It wasn’t the first time people had paid to watch a movie, but this event … Continue reading

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