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Movie Copycats # 15: “A Trick is Something a Whore Does for Money.”

The Victims: Fans of turn of the century based literature. The Perpetrators:  Similarities: Both films are about magicians in turn of the 20th century Europe with tricks that defy reality.  There’s also a dash of romance thrown in along the … Continue reading

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Movie Copycats # 7: I’ll be your huckleberry

Victims: Anyone interested in factual accounts of the Wild West. Perpetrators: Tombstone (1993) – Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Wyatt Earp (1994) – Warner Bros. Pictures Similarities: Both of the films detail the life of Wyatt Earp, one of the most famous … Continue reading

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Movie Copycats #3: A Tale of Two Capotes

The Victims: Any fans of Classic Literature . . . if they even exist anymore. The Perpetrators:   Similarities: These are literally the same film.  They both detail what happened to Truman Capote while researching his landmark novel “In Cold … Continue reading

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Guest Speaker # 1: Remakes, Reworks, and Retardation of Classic Films

I haven’t wanted to touch on the topic of remakes just yet because I am currently working on my Copycat Theory.  And delving into that subject could possibly make my mind explode.  My Uncle on the other hand has a … Continue reading

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