Michael E Stephenson

Michael E Stephenson

Aka M.E. Strange. Movie nerd. Film scholar. Editor for Culturally Significant! website. Programmer for Culturally Significant Network.

Favorite films

  • Ghostbusters
  • Jaws
  • Psycho
  • Singin' in the Rain

Recent activity

  • The Fog


  • The Haunting


  • Living in Oblivion


  • Hocus Pocus


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • The Flintstones

    The Flintstones

    Son of a Brachiosaurus!

    John Goodman as Fred Flintstone! Rick Moranis as Barney Rubble! Kyle MacLachlan! The B-52s! Harvey Korman as a bird!

    Is it stupid? Yes! Is it insane? Absolutely! Weird tonal issues? Yep! And yet...there’s something about it that I love. 

    What could have been a major flop for Universal Studios ended up being a massive success, which people always seem to forget. Filled to the brim with prehistoric wordplay and over-the-top performances, it’s easy to see why…