‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Eight: Who Rules The Land Of Denial?

What the (REDACTED) was that? This episode of “Fargo” brought us David Lynch levels of surrealism, even down to having “Twin Peaks” alumnus Ray Wise as the source of divine intervention halfway through the episode. I have read people were wondering when we were going to get the UFO/falling fish moment this season, well here…
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The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Escape From New York’

This is an installment for a series on this blog where Joe Brown, Sports Editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle, and I have a back-and-forth review of a movie. We will take turns selecting a movie — any movie we want — and review it here. For this installment, I picked “Escape From New…
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‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Seven: The Law Of Inevitability

Wow, there is a lot to unpack here from this episode. And like last week, this week we are left on quite the cliffhanger. Well, it is near Christmas time and in the open of this episode we see Emmitt’s house with all the holiday lights and tree up. Contrasting this is Varga, cutting open…
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The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Gremlins’

This is an installment for a series on this blog where Joe Brown, Sports Editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle, and I have a back-and-forth review of a movie. We will take turns selecting a movie — any movie we want — and review it here. For this installment, Brown picked “Gremlins.” The info:…
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‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Six: The Lord Of No Mercy

For me the big reveal of this episode was this: It never was about the stamp for old Ray Stussy. Sy was right, Emmitt’s brother would always want more from him. And the stamp was the chip on his shoulder, the reason he wasn’t a success like his brother. It was his excuse. So when…
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