January 01, 2000

John J. Puccio

Classical Candor
John at Rotten Tomatoes

Martinez, CA

Teacher, retired, Ygnacio Valley and Pacifica High Schools: English and Film Study. Review Editor, DVDTOWN.com. Classical Music Editor, Classical Candor.com. Member, Online Film Critics Society. Bright, quiet, loyal, dependable. Easily trained. Will fetch. Make offer.

Casablanca, Citizen Kane, The Godfather I & II, The Third Man, 2001, Star Wars, The Wizard of Oz, Dr. Strangelove, Fantasia, Cabaret, M. Hulot's Holiday, Some Like It Hot, To Kill a Mockingbird and, surprisingly perhaps, The Music Man, The Outlaw Josey Wales, True Lies, Contact, Moonstruck, Cool Hand Luke, Alien, Dark City, The Haunting (1963), The Uninvited, Devil in a Blue Dress, and about a thousand more.

Not-so-guilty pleasures: Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, The Ghost Breakers, Them!

Did I mention that I love the colors blue, red, and green? You didn't care? That's gratitude.