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Pink Panther series 11 – The Pink Panther 2

Of all the movies in the Pink Panther franchise, 2009’s The Pink Panther 2 is the only one with a number in the title. It’s the least creative title in franchise history. While that in itself is not a problem, … Continue reading

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Pink Panther series 8 – Curse of the Pink Panther

Trail of the Pink Panther was inherently a terrible idea, and it didn’t turn out all that well. The movie included a bunch of link footage filmed just for the project, to help link all of the deleted scenes together. … Continue reading

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Pink Panther series 7 – Trail of the Pink Panther

I could have talked about Peter Sellers’ death either for the previous movie or this one. There are several reasons why I chose the previous movie. 1, his declining health issues clearly affected his performance in Revenge of the Pink … Continue reading

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Pink Panther movies 4 – The Return of the Pink Panther

Return of the Pink Panther represents a major change for the Pink Panther series, in more ways than one. For one, it revived the Pink Panther franchise, after the series went dormant in the aftermath of Inspector Clouseau bombing. It … Continue reading

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Pink Panther series 3 – Inspector Clouseau

This blog post was delayed by a couple of days for three reasons. 1, I had an interview for a permanent office position at work that I wanted to be prepared for. 2, this is my first week on the … Continue reading

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Pink Panther series 2 – A Shot in the Dark

The backstory behind this week’s review is almost as interesting as the movie itself. With the huge success of The Pink Panther, United Artists immediately approached Peter Sellers to star in an adaptation of the stage musical, L’idiote. The stage … Continue reading

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Pink Panther series 1 – The Pink Panther (1963)

More often than not, when a comedy series stretches beyond two movies, each successive entry is worse than the last. Comedy writing is hard, and when you’ve got a series starring the same main character, and at least some of … Continue reading

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Batman/Superman movies 7 – Superman III

I spent the last couple of blog posts talking about the production difficulties that went with Superman II. Well, those production difficulties even bled into the production for Superman III. Both Gene Hackman (Lex Luthor) and Margot Kidder (Lois Lane) … Continue reading

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Batman/Superman movies 3 – Batman 1966

There are other early entries I could look at when it comes to Batman and Superman movies, but my first two blog posts pretty much sum up what came before today’s subject. First, I looked at the 1943 Batman serials, … Continue reading

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Pixar Movies 22 – Onward

The release surrounding Pixar’s Onward is rather unfortunate. It released widely in early March of this year, not too long before movie theaters started shutting down. As such, despite enjoying positive reviews and reception, it only earned $130 million on … Continue reading

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