Carl Reiner

Carl Reiner: Seven Decades of Genius

When veteran comic and filmmaker Carl Reiner passed away in late June 2020, the entertainment world reeled in shock. Reiner left behind seven decades of iconic acting moments and razor-sharp comic writing. Here’s a look at his seismic effect on the showbiz world.

Unsung Anniversaries #3: American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt

For this week's Unsung Anniversaries, we go with a pretty deep cut to celebrate the 25th anniversary of American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt, and in the process talk a little bit about the history of 1980s movie making powerhouse Cannon Films, what happens when a franchise has to recast its lead, and why the film has two standout performances from cult acting icons that almost make it worth watching.