Tag - Dan Aykroyd

My Stepmother is an Alien – Adverse...

Jimmy Durante by far is one of the best musicians to come out of America. In fact, every single time I hear him sing, it makes me think of at least one movie in particular: My Stepmother is an Alien. Now, I know you are probably wondering...

Dan Aykroyd and the Vodka of the Crystal...

So Dan Aykroyd believes in a lot of whacky stuff. Which is cool for him. But now we wants to take spirituals and spirits and combine them. But that’s okay, because this eight minute presentation about new Crystal Head Vodka is still...

A Brief History of “Ghostbusters...

With word that Columbia is actually actively looking at Ghostbusters 3 again, it seemed like a good reason to take a look at the long, slow process of nothing that the sequel has been shambling through to get to this point. For many of us...

Dan Aykroyd and the Bass-o-Matic

Come On, Bass-o-Matic

Nerve has put together a rather commendable list of the The Top 50 Greatest Commercial Parodies of All Time. You can argue with the order, but you can’t argue with their number one choice. Direct link for the feedreaders. For the full...

Ray Charles and the Blues Brothers

Ray Charles With the Blues Brothers:...

From the badassery of the last musical snippet to this, because as long as we’re talking musical numbers from classic films, it’s hard to outshine The Blues Brothers. This clip does leave out the scene before it, which has one of...

Trading Places (1983) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Timothy Harris and Herschel WeingrodDirected by: John LandisStarring: Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kristin Holby, Frank Oz, James Belushi, and Al Franken Released by:...

Pearl Harbor (2001) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Randall WallaceDirected by: Michael BayStarring: Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, Kate Beckinsale, Cuba Gooding Jr., Alec Baldwin, Jon Voight and Dan Aykroyd Features: Intro and Letterbox Explanation by Michael Bay Three...

Grosse Pointe Blank (1997) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: John Cusack, D.V. DeVincentis, Tom Jankiewicz & Steve Pink Directed by: George Armitage Starring: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Alan Arkin, Dan Aykroyd, Joan Cusack Features: Theatrical trailer Released by: Walt...

Antz (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Todd Alcott & Chris WeitzDirected by: Eric Darnell & Laurence GutermanStarring: Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Sylvester Stallone, Gene Hackman, Christopher Walken My Advice: Don’t miss it. Z (Allen) is an ant that...