The On Cinema Timeline

Season 1, Episode 2

'Skyfall' and 'Lincoln'

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Movies & Reviews


Director: Sam Mendes

Year: 2012     Run Time: 143 min

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Tim's Review

Another example of Bond doing what he does. Spying and what not.

5 Bags of Popcorn

Gregg's Review

Anytime you get a chance to see a James Bond movie, you've got to do it

5 Bags of Popcorn, 100 Sodas


Director: Steven Spielberg

Year: 2012     Run Time: 150 min

As the War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

Tim's Review

This movie is about Abe Lincoln, and it's about Civil War, and it's one of the great movies of all time in my opinion

6 Bags of Popcorn, 3 Sodas

Gregg's Review

I've seen a lot of movies about Lincoln, this was one of the best

4 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Roll of Lincoln Pennies

Popcorn Classics

Murphy's Romance

Director: Martin Ritt

Year: 1985     Run Time: 107 min

Emma is a divorced woman with a teen-aged son who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the widowed town druggist who steers business her way. Things ...

Gregg's Comments

The film doesn't really work
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