Joe Grifasi

  • Lunchtime Movie Review
    Splash (1984)

    Splash (1984)

    Buena Vista Distribution released Splash on March 9, 1984. Ron Howard directed the film starring Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah, and Eugene Levy.

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  • MHM MartSplash (1984)

    Splash (1984) Doesn’t Let DVD Get Away

    Touchstone Home Entertainment released Splash to DVD on March 22, 2004. Ron Howard directed the film starring Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah, and Eugene Levy.

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  • SummariesSplash (1984)

    Splash (1984)

    Film and Plot Synopsis A young eight-year-old Alan Bauer nearly drowns as a child until he is saved by a mysterious mermaid girl. Years later, as an adult, Allen believes his childhood incident was a hallucination, but the incident has affected all his romantic relationships since. When Allen has a second encounter with same mermaid, who eventually goes by the name of Madison, his life is turned upside down. Allen and Madison are soulmates who are meant for each other, but can their love survive Madison’s revelation of her mermaid heritage let alone the pursuit of the scientists who wish to capture and study Madison, even if it kills her? Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘Splash’ Movie Summary In 1964, young Allen Bauer (David Kreps) is vacationing with his family near Cape Cod. The family takes a sight-seeing tour on a tourist boat, and while Allen’s parents are busy wrangling Allen’s brother Freddie, Allen jumps into the ocean after seeing something below the surface. Allen cannot swim, but a young mermaid girl (Shayla Mackarvich) saves him and assists him with breathing underwater. However, Allen is yanked back to the surface by people on …

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  • MHM MartPresumed Innocent (1990)

    Presumed Innocent (1990) is Guilty of Being on DVD

    Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released Presumed Innocent to DVD on November 9, 2010. Alan J. Pakula directed the film starring Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, and Greta Scacchi. ‘Presumed Innocent’ Movie Synopsis When someone rapes and murders D.A Carolyn Polhemus, her boss assigns his assistant, Rusty Sabich, to handle the investigation. However, Sabich was secretly having an affair with her, and all evidence points to him as the killer. While Sabich suspects his boss’ rival is trying to frame him, he finds himself on trial for murder anyhow. Now Sabich must turn to Sandy Stern, a highly celebrated defense attorney, to save his butt. Read the full summary, and listen to our film review. Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. This means when you click a link, and purchase an item, Movie House Memories will receive an affiliate commission. Advertisers and Affiliate Partnerships do not influence our content. See our Terms of Use about the inclusion of affiliate links on this site for more information. Presumed Innocent (DVD) $14.97 $9.99  in stock 12 new from $8.76 30 used from $1.93 Free shipping BUY NOW Amazon.com as of December 26, 2022 1:49 pm Features Factory sealed DVD

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  • MHM MartThe Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun Trilogy Gets Super Cereal on Blu-Ray

    Paramount Home Entertainment released The Naked Gun Trilogy to Blu-ray on June 20, 2017.

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  • MHM MartThe Deer Hunter (1978)

    The Deer Hunter (1978) Plays Russian Roulette with 4K UHD

    On March 6, 2012, Universal Studios Home Entertainment released The Deer Hunter on Blu-ray. Michael Cimino directed the film starring Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale.

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  • SummariesThe Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    While on vacation in Beirut, Police Squad Lieutenant Frank Drebin interrupts a meeting consisting of Idi Amin, Muammar Gaddafi, Ayatollah Khomeini, Yasser Arafat, Fidel Castro, and Mikhail Gorbachev; during a terrorist planning meeting.

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  • SummariesThe Deer Hunter (1978)

    The Deer Hunter (1978)

    In The Deer Hunter, Michael, Nick, and Steven are Russian-American buddies and steel workers from a small Pennsylvania town who are heading to serve in Vietnam.

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  • SummariesPresumed Innocent (1990)

    Presumed Innocent (1990)

    Presumed Innocent tells the story of the murder investigation of assistant district attorney Carolyn Polhemus, played in flash backs by Greta Scacchi.

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  • Lunchtime Movie Review
    Presumed Innocent (1990)

    Presumed Innocent (1990)

    Warner Bros released Presumed Innocent on July 27, 1990. Alan J. Pakula directed the film which starred Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, and Greta Scacchi.

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  • Movie House Memories
    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    Paramount Pictures released The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! to theaters on December 2, 1988. David Zucker directed the film which starred Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, and Ricardo Montalban.

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  • Movie House Memories
    The Deer Hunter (1978)

    The Deer Hunter (1978)

    Universal Pictures released The Deer Hunter to theaters on February 29, 1978. Michael Cimino directed the film which starred Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale.

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