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Peter’s Retro Movie Review: Sharky’s Machine (1981)

Tweet By Peter Nielsen ”You know Friscoe, when we used to flush the toilet up-stairs, we always wondered where it came to…” When a drug-bust goes horribly wrong, the department blames Sgt. Sharky who’s promptly transferred from Narcotics to Vice. I love the way they’ve filmed his “descent”… It’s one continuous shot from his nice and bright office down the…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid (1982)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen This is my favorite Steve Martin-movie! Sure, he’s made other funny movies too, like for instance The Jerk, Three Amigos and All of Me, but he was never better or funnier than in Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid. It’s a classic detective story in the same spirit as the ones from the 40’s and 50’s. All…