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Michael Parich
my name is michael
Interests: eating food and finding shelter
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Not sure what the name of this thing is but Britt bought this book and made it. http://luckypeach.com/recipes/2-best-new-sandwich-america-2012-according-huffington-post/ I guess the only bad thing about this sandwich is it's definitely not big enough. I could probably eat one of these... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2016 at SANDWICH A DAY
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CIA operatives and playboy bachelors Robert Duvall (George) and James Caan (Mike) play the perfect pair until an unexpected break up. Now recovering from a knee and elbow injury, Mike dives head first into martial arts and adapting to his new (dis)abilities to reclaim his #1 agent status. Tasked with... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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A crack team of no-goods (Val Kilmer, Rob DeNiro, Tom Sizemore, Danny Trejo, etc) knock over (heh) an armored car with technical precision, until something goes wrong with the weakest link. An experienced detective (Albert Pacino) can read the writing on the wall and it isn't the scribbles of an... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Spiritual successor to "OUT OF SIGHT" So much cliche A movie about movies! Gene Hackman has terrible fake teeth STAR STUDDED CAST! I'd watch it again Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Ving Rhames, J.Lo, George Clooney, Don Cheedle, James Gandolfini and a cast of most of the late-90s regulars play in this story of a serial bank robber and the federal agent he met in the trunk of a car. After meeting up with a wealthy white collar criminal, jack foley... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Have you ever been stuck in a U-boat with a bunch of dudes for a few weeks while the allied forces drop depth charges and the whole thing is about to collapse under the pressure of 250 meters of water? Me either. Thrown into a war they didn't want to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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A petty grudge between two of Napoleon's soldiers - one a hothead and one a pushover - leads to years long on-and-off-again duels for honor. Harvey Keitel plays the bellicose belligerent to Keith Carradine's honorable yet feeble opponent bent on keeping up appearances and protecting his reputation. Duels with swords... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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10. Superguy movie that drops DC and Marvel names, also some other franchises. I bet licensing was a PITA for this one 9. Lots of violence 8. Guns and swords and explosions 7. Violence and stuff 6. Some strong female characters 5. Jokes 4-1. Jokes Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Another frankenheimer film for Manmoviemonth (this one is much heavier than the Richard Harris comedic mercenary flick). Post Vietnam was difficult for many veterans. Post war is difficult for many veterans. Depression and other mental health issues are real. Terrorists Explosions A helicopter - blimp chase The Super Bowl Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Depression era. 5¢ for a coffee and 5¢ for your 3rd refill. Hard times. "No jobs. And no prospects." Hard times. New Orleans and zydeco and predatory lenders, hard times. Sometimes the only way to make it is to be an entertainer. Soft spoken and hard fisted, Chaney (Charles Bronson)... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Hong Kong action at its finest A plain clothes cop (chow yun fat) gets caught up in a tea house shoot-em-up while surveilling an illegal arms transaction. This restaurant is ruined. Tequila, as he's known to his colleagues, is a clarinetist and accidentally put a bullet through his coworker. He's... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Dead bang An out of luck cop steps into a double homicide on Christmas Eve. Strapped with a restraining order and an alcohol dependency, Don Johnson is having a tough time. A quick 80s computer search finds us our perp and our favorite sonny crockett sets up a meeting with... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Harry Crown (album dumbledorf of Harry potters fame) is a mercenary with some girlfriends. Hired to do I'm not sure what, really. There's some car chases, bulletproof rolls royces, kidnapped prostitutes, shootouts, a booby trapped elementary school, bombs in shoeboxes and machismo. Top 10, without a doubt Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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Supernatural private dick? Part time exorcist? John Constantine has a cool keychain. Keanu reeves plays a Sam spade dressed in black that smokes like a the eternally burning and works on advanced level Catholic X-files. Homeboy's got a way with people - Eastwood's Dirty Harry meets Gould's Philip Marlowe -... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2016 at MAN MOVIE MONTH
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This sandwich was delicious. Willapa bay oysters, as I ate when I was younger in Long Beach (just across the bridge). Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at SANDWICH A DAY
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Split a sandwich and fries with my wife Was good, would eat again Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2016 at SANDWICH A DAY
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So a long time ago in an ocean far far away some kid decided to fight bad guys because he was wronged and blah blah. His descendants, all born in the same cave, centrally located in a jungle, dress up as "the ghost who walks" and continue to terrorize pirates... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2015 at MAN MOVIE MONTH