• Movies/Entertainment,  Quick 5/Top 10

    G-S-T Quick 5 – Favorite Vigilante Films

    vig·i·lan·te: any person who takes the law into his or her own hands, as by avenging a crime. A mainstay in the film world for decades, vigilantes come in all shapes in sizes and work their special brand of street justice for a variety of reasons. In some cases they operate just outside the law and work in secret. But then again there are those who work with the law and are not so secret about their bone-crunching ways. I guess you can say that vigilantes are like a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re gonna get…except the outcome which finds baddies getting what they deserve. Now there are…

  • Movies/Entertainment,  Reviews

    “12 Days of Kurosawa” Wrap Up Review

    Hello World, Marc Here: From my family to yours I’d like to wish a very Merry Christmas to all you G-S-T fans!! And for those of you keeping up with our “12 Days of Kurosawa” I’ll say メリークリスマス!! It’s been a wonderful 12 days and I have to say that I now understand the wild popularity behind legendary filmmaker Akira Kurosawa. A master of the visual storytelling I am found from film to film what really stands out in each film is his subtlety especially the way each scene is set up. So as I now have newly minted respect and admiration for his work here is a very brief review of the films in my series…

  • Movies/Entertainment

    Go, See, Talk's "12 Days of Kurosawa" Starts Today!!

    Hello World, Marc Here: I’ve been meaning to get into some serious Akira Kurosawa for a long time now. Having only seen Seven Samurai, I realize I am waaay light on my Kurosawa. So what better way to finish off the year/holiday season and become better versed in the work of such a legendary filmmaker (who would have turned 100 this year) than to than make an event around it? That said I am launching something called the 12 Days of Kurosawa. Starting today I’m going to watch a different film of his (his 12 best) each day which will takes me right to December 24th. On Christmas Day, I’ll post a…

  • Movies/Entertainment

    Go, See, Talk’s “12 Days of Kurosawa” Starts Today!!

    Hello World, Marc Here: I’ve been meaning to get into some serious Akira Kurosawa for a long time now. Having only seen Seven Samurai, I realize I am waaay light on my Kurosawa. So what better way to finish off the year/holiday season and become better versed in the work of such a legendary filmmaker (who would have turned 100 this year) than to than make an event around it? That said I am launching something called the 12 Days of Kurosawa. Starting today I’m going to watch a different film of his (his 12 best) each day which will takes me right to December 24th. On Christmas Day, I’ll post a…