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Leigh Butler
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HIS NAME IS FRONKENSCHTEEN!! And he was an indelible, wonderful part of so many of our childhoods. Check out my tribute to what may be the greatest of Gene Wilder's movies on Tor.com!
No chipmunks were harmed in the making of this blog post, Tor.commers. OR WERE THEY? Today’s entry in the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia is that amazing sci-fi classic parody, Mel Brooks’ and Gen…
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There is no end of awesome in that movie.
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I HOPE YOU LIKE UNICORNS.

(My Movie Rewatch post is up! Come See!)
Bust out the arts and crafts kits and lose your pants, Tor.com, for the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia is back! Today’s entry is that fount of restraint and realism: 1985’s Legend. Ooooh yeah. Pr…
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I love the soundtrack. 
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Hey all! Come and check out my latest Nostalgia post, the subject of which I GUARONTEE you've heard of. Come and tell me what you think!
Hello! Welcome back to the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia! Today’s MRGN has a special treat for you—two, TWO movies for the price of one! Ha, ha, ha! Owing to the impending release of a certain s…
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+F-L Silver ah, I missed that!
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My first Nostalgia post is up! Go see!
Hellooooo, Tor.com! And welcome to the first official entry in my Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia! Huzzah! As I told you last week, our inaugural bout of sentimental longing and/or wistful affecti…
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$54 seems a wee bit high to me.
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Hey everyone, check out my friend Michael Livingston's essay on the Wheel of Time.

For those of you who were at JordanCon, this is basically the wonderful lecture he did there on the subject of why Robert Jordan is America's Tolkien. Even if you disagree, his reasoning on why is well worth a read.
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I loved hearing him last year at JordanCon (giving pretty much this essay). It's fascinating.
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It's a new Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia! AAAAAHHHHHH!
Morning, Tor.conkys! Today’s secret word is: NOSTALGIA. Aaaaahhhhhhhh! Today’s entry in the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia (AAAAAHHHH) is that Disney not-exactly-classic of 1986: Flight of the Na…
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For reference, I also hated ET.
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Hey, all! My new Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia is up! Come check it out!
Pin your corsages and slather on your flame retardant, Tor.com, because the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia is back! Hurray! Today’s entry concerns the official Worst Prom Date of 1976, Carrie. We…
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Hey you guys, my next Nostalgia post is up! This week: Starman! Let all the children boogie!
Haaaay, party people! Welcome back to the Movie Rewatch of Great Nostalgia! Today’s entry looks back on that iconic alien luurrve story, 1984’s Starman. Yellow light means go very fast! Please note…
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+Evan "Skwid" Langlinais I answered it there!
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Hey, everyone, my new Nostalgia post is up! Go and see!
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I love these! I cannot wait for the next one.
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HAY YOU GUYS LOOKIT
Oh yes. This is a thing that is happening. YES, YES YOU WOULD.
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This is awesome! I can't wait.
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Hey everyone! I got to do a dream-cast of the Wheel of Time TV series! Check it out!
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Someone suggested Ming Na for Moiraine and that is so awesome I can"t even. 
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