Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Mission Statement

Rick's Café Texan will be primarily a film review site. There are certain goals this site would like to accomplish:


  1. Watch every Best Picture Academy Award winner and as many nominees that are available to give our own impressions.

  2. Retrospectives on film series such as Harry Potter, Star Trek, and James Bond.

Now, Rick's Café Texan will also review every Doctor Who story available. Yes, I am aware that Doctor Who is a TELEVISION program, but I do this out of my own pleasure.

I also will on occasion write on film-related issues, such as tributes to those who've passed on or are celebrating a birthday or private thoughts on current events in film. From time to time, I will also address general issues on the culture.

However, the primary goal of Rick's Café Texan will be to give views on films both current and past. I believe there should be a wide perspective when it comes to film. I don't see movies as something "grand" or "elevated". Not every film should be a Bergman or Fellini film. However, the current obsession with the Twilight series...excuse me, SAGA, to me signals The End of Western Civilization.

1 comment:

  1. please note the concentration camps were NOT Polish.

    they were on German-occupied territory.

    There was not such thing as Poland cos the Germans were in control of the land on which the camps were located

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