The Second Chance Saloon: Gigli (2003)

This week’s Second Chance Saloon adventure comes in the form of the eighty-ninth worst movie ever made, 2003’s cinematic disaster Gigli. Starring the romantic pairing of the moment Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez, the film details the kidnapping by Larry Gigli (Affleck) and Ricki (Lopez) of the younger brother of a federal attorney in order…

The Second Chance Saloon: Simon Sez (1999)

Welcome to the first instalment of The Second Chance Saloon, a venture in which I attempt to do psychological harm to myself by watching, in no particular order, the one hundred films that IMDB.com have deemed to be the worst ever made. Today’s treat, coming in at number seventy-four on the ‘bottom list’, is 1999’s Simon…

Introducing: The Second Chance Saloon

There are some weeks that I either cannot make it to the cinema, don’t feel like compiling a top ten, or simply don’t fancy any of the recent releases but still want to write. I have been thinking about what new feature I could add to the blog and decided, like many others do, to…