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WEEKLY EVENTS: The Big List, 7/22 – 7/31

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Don’t forget to check or add to the other list for things I may have missed. Have fun out there!
Tally’s Independent Cinema and Theater Offerings:
  • Frenchtown Farmer’s Market: Rain Barrel Redo. “We promised to bring it back, and here it is! Join us for a rain barrel workshop by TAPP - Think About Personal Pollution and rain paint party by The Sharing Tree. All your favorite local vendors will be on hand, and even some new faces!” 10am-2pm
  • Native Nurseries: Forage a Meal from your own Backyard. “Medicinal and edible native plants are all around us! Join St. Marks’ Ranger, Scott Davis, as he shares his knowledge in a one-hour presentation followed by a walking tour of the nursery grounds to scout common edible and medicinal plants.” 11am/$3
  • Espositos: Junior Gardeners' Club: Tallahassee Wildlife Edition! “Join us at Esposito Garden Center for the third Junior Gardeners' Club meeting and Ms. Shannon's final class before she leaves Tallahassee! This class will focus on some of the common wildlife found in Tallahassee and ways to attract them to your yard. We'll take a stroll around the garden center to see what we can find.... hopefully we can spot the notorious beavers that keep chopping down our trees! If this is your third Junior Gardeners Class, don't forget to bring your first two certificates so you can redeem your free Certified Master Junior Gardener t-shirt! Please email [email protected] to reserve your spot.” 10am-11am
  • 514 Dunn St: The Flourish Urban Garden Party. “In celebration of everything natural IGrow Tallahassee Alien Astronauts & Smarter by Nature teamed up to present "The Flourish Urban Garden Party" Join us for a garden party experience, with epic scenery, sustainability workshops, natural products, beautiful tunes and garnished drinks. Our intention of The Flourish is to create an opportunity for the community to learn about sustainable living through hands on activities while having fun in the process. We envision multiple age groups communing and being inspired by nature’s bio-ecological wisdom and beauty while sharing information and forming ideas about a better future. The purpose is to bring together diverse people and networks who desire to take part in a healthy stewardship of the Tallahassee community. The celebration is for all ages, perfect for family and friends to attend. This will be an outdoor sustainable celebration beginning with educational tours and workshops, leading to an evening of festivities, natural products, and live bands. The Flourish brings the community in nature to collaborate and share information, food, music, and art.” 2pm-9pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Animation A Thon! All animation. All the time. Animation A Thon! “3:30pm: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988, dir. Robert Zemeckis). 5:30pm: Beavis And Butthead Do America (1996, dir. Mike Judge). 7:00pm: Akira (1988, dir. Katsuhiro Otomo). 9:15pm:Heavy Metal (movie) (1981, dir. John Bruno, John Halas, Julian Harris, Jimmy T. Murakami, Barrie Nelson, Paul Sabella, Jack Stokes, Pino Van Lamsweerge & Harold Whitaker). So come on out and houng us at Cap City Video Lounge where $5 gets you in for an entire day of animated film classics sure to take you back to the glory days of animated cinema. Why melt out in the heat when you can munch on the BEST damn popcorn in town, sip on an ice cold soda, and soak in the cool, refreshing full tilt boogie air conditioning in our darkened, comfortable Fantomas Theatre while enjoying some truly incredible entertainment you won’t find playing on the big screen anywhere else? We'll see you there, Gang!” 3:30/$5 for the whole day
  • Athena’s Garden: Tarot Class by Leah. 4pm
  • American Legion Hall: Annual 'Old Fashioned' (but Air Conditioned) Democratic Picnic. “Candidate stump speeches. Barbecue supper optional @ $10. Post-picnic bands jam until 10 pm.” 4pm/free
  • SOUP Experimental (RR Sq): Summer Session 17. Details on performers and artists. “A block party and artistic collaboration between Cat Family Records and SOUP experimental highlighting emerging artist from NW florida.” 4-10pm/$5
  • Flippin’ Great Pinball (in RR Sq): Capital Area Pinball Tournament. “Two IFPA sanctioned tournaments. Qualifiers start at 5pm with finals starting at 8pm. All ages and skill levels are welcomed. All players receive IFPA points for international pinball player ranking. Our monthly tournament happens every 3rd Saturday. It's a good time and a friendly environment. If you've never been, give it a try.” 5pm
  • Cascade Park: We Go to IGrow. “Join us for a bike ride from Cascades Park to IGrow garden, where a special event, the Flourish Urban Garden Party, will be happening. The event will host live music, vendors, food and drinks, workshops, garden activities, opportunities to connect with others in our area who are making efforts to live a more sustainable lifestyle and to build a stronger community. Learn more about this event and about the IGrow project here: Our ride will travel at a casual pace and is appropriate for everyone. Roundtrip, we'll travel about 5 miles and will end back at Cascades, just in time for the light show at the splashpad, so plan for some post-ride waterplay!” 5pm
  • Junction @ Monroe: Benefit Concert for 3 Year Old Miles Shanaghan. “On May 24th, just 8 days after his 3rd birthday, Miles Shanaghan went in for a routine physical checkup. Several hours later, his family learned that he had cancer and was later diagnosed with High Risk Stage 4 Neuroblastoma. Miles will need chemotherapy every 14 days for the next year and will undergo a bone marrow transplant. He be receiving all of his medical care in Jacksonville at Wolfson Children's Hospital. His family lives in Tallahassee and will be commuting to and from Jacksonville for chemotherapy, scans, and blood work. They need financial support for transportation and housing costs that include providing a sterile environment for Miles while he is home. This Benefit Concert will feature music from The Josh Buckley Band, Corey Crumpacker, Madison Avery, Coral Park, Maurice Mangum, Drummer On The Move, and more TBA. Peter Pan and Spider Man will also make an appearance.” 6pm/$20
  • Ology Brewing: Designer Drinks. 7pm
  • LOL Nachos: Pregame Comedy Show. “New comedy night at one of the most intimate comedy venues in town. Plus we'll have a sign up sheet for open mic at the end.” 7pm
  • Brass Tap (Midtown): Best of the 80's & 90's CCYS Fundraiser. “Join Kevin Priest at The Brass Tap - Midtown Tallahassee for a 'Best of the 80’s & 90’s' CCYS fundraiser! Kevin will be a guest Bartender alongside Greg Tish who will be the guest DJ playing all the best 80’s and 90’s hits! This event is a fundraiser supporting Capital City Youth Services, Inc. a local non-profit which serves homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth as well as families providing guidance, shelter, and support to youth and families in their time of need. All proceeds from this night will be donated to #CCYS. So come out in your best 80’s or 90’s gear, Saturday July 22nd and be ready for a party!” 7:30pm
  • B Sharps Jazz: Boyce Griffith's Final Show in Tallahassee. 8pm/$10
  • The Warrior: Six Down Sunday Despite The Irony Casual Sam and Shutdown Tactic. 8pm
  • Black Dog on the Square: Funkovation. 8pm/$5
  • The Wilbury: Gruel reunion w/ Ultraboy. 8pm/$13
  • Crum Box Gastgarden: Comedians Against Cards Against Humanity (CACAH). “Do you like going out to bars, suck at trivia, but have a twisted sense of humor? Then this is for you!! Come out to Crum Box on Saturday, July 22nd at 8:00 and join us in playing Cards Against Humanity! In a combination of CAH and comedy, three comedians will be reading, joking about, and scoring each team's card submission, with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place! This is going to be an absolute blast and you don't want to miss it!” 8pm
  • Fifth & Thomas: The Steven Metz Band. 8pm/free/21+
  • Corner Pocket: Flasks of Whiskey. 8pm
  • Blue Tavern: Brazilian Choro Night (Corine Samwel at 7). 8pm/$5
  • Crum Box Gastgarden: Comedians Against Cards Against Humanity. “Do you like going out to bars, suck at trivia, but have a twisted sense of humor? Then this is for you!! Come out to Crum Box on Saturday, July 22nd at 8:00 and join us in playing Cards Against Humanity! In a combination of CAH and comedy, three comedians will be reading, joking about, and scoring each team's card submission, with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place! This is going to be an absolute blast and you don't want to miss it!” 8pm
  • Bradfordville Blues Club: The Deb Callahan Band. 9pm
  • The Warrior: Six Down Sunday, Despite the Irony, Shutdown Tactic, Casual Sam, HerOnlyTheory. 9pm/$7 21+ / $10 under 21
  • Fire Bettys: DJ Gummybear. 10pm
  • Wine Loft: Rachel Hillman. 10pm
  • Bread & Roses: Food Not Bombs Cooking and Prep. “Cooking and preparation for our weekly Food Not Bombs meal share. Join us, and help feed your community.” 10am-Noon
  • Carter Howell Strong Park: Food Not Bombs Meal Share. Noon-2pm
  • GrassLands Brewery: Queer Trivia. “GrassLands invites the Tally LGBT community and friends to come down and enjoy local craft beer and queer-themed trivia every Sunday. LGBT-themed trivia provided by Trivia With Hank. $30 bar tab for 1st place. Stick around afterward for queers and beers.” 5pm
  • The Junction @ Monroe: Sunday Afternoon Bingo. “This isn't your grandma's bingo! We have a blast with some very cool folks. Cash prizes.” 5pm
  • Salty Dawg Pub & Deli: The Famous Acoustic Jam w/ Wayne, Glenn, and Bo. Open mic, free beer for performers. 6pm
  • Miccosukee Community Park: Hills and Canopy Ride. “Come out and ride the hills and canopy roads from Miccosukee to Monticello. Don't be afraid of those hills, they make you stronger! Bring all you will need to support yourself. Water, electrolytes, snack, whatever you need. Distance: 30 miles. Pace: 15 - 18 mph, NO DROP, we can break into groups if need be to allow for slower paces.” 7:30am
  • Fun Station: Food Truck Festival. “Fun Station is proud to announce our first ever Summer Food Truck Festival!! Swing by Fun Station to enjoy some of Tallahassee's finest food trucks all located in our parking lot. Any food or drink purchased at one of the participating food trucks will be allowed inside Fun Station, so come out and support local businesses and great food!” 11am-4pm
  • Crystal Portal: Communi-Tea Gathering. “We are honored to invite you to join us for tea, scones, and spiritual provoking conversations facilitated by Don - The Akashic Psychic. Come relax in an oriental tea style set up where we sit on cushions, drink tea, and commune amongst one another sharing positive and uplifting conversations.” 2pm
  • Leroy Collins Library: Yoga for Teens & Tweens. 2pm
  • Bradfordville Blues Club: Mick Kolassa. 6pm
  • Play Sports Bar & Lounge: I Love R&B Music. “Welcome to The Social Lounge, here you will experience 100% R&B music and nothing less. We have researched, planned and now it is time to deliver, the greatest genre of music "R&B", so feel free to come out, mix n mingle and enjoy the vibe.” 6pm/$10 after 7:30, free before
  • Under Wraps on the Parkway: Bar Trivia With Hank, all things Looney Tunes. “50 questions of friendly trivia. Plus great Mediterranean food, delicious wraps, and beer by the bottle or bucket that won’t kick you in the wallet. $20 tab for 1st place. Near all the state offices – start your week off right.” 7pm/free
  • Junction @ Monroe: Monday Night Bingo. “Good food, good drinks, good friends, and a chance to win some big cashola! It doesn't get any better than [email protected]. Every Monday from 7pm-9pm we've got cash payouts up to $250 per game with multiple games each night PLUS a 50/50 drawing each week benefitting the Tallahassee Area Musicians Guild.” 7pm-9pm
  • Burrito Boarder: Trivia Factory. “General Knowledge, 20 questions + Wager Final. $35/$25/$15, and Best Team Name gets a round of shots.” 7pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Monday Mayhem: Action Double Feature. 7:30pm
  • Growler USA (U Square): Kill the KEG at Growler USA! “It is the start of the week and we need to open up a tap for new beer! $20 all you can drink until the keg is empty, from 8-10pm! Winner(s) will receive a free Growler T Shirt and a 64 oz Growler from select taps! Bring out your team and whichever team goes through the most pitchers wins!” 8pm/21+
  • Blue Tavern (N Monroe St): Lost Mondays with Jon Copps. 8pm
  • Waterworks: Patio Theater featuring The Goonies! “We're sticking with summer fun! From 1985 and starring some really young actors that still have it today, like Josh Brolin and Sean Astin. Let's all search for One Eyed Willy's treasure while sitting under the stars at Patio Theater!” 8:35pm/21+
  • 926 Bar & Grill: Karaoke with Nathan. He’s got all the songs. All the songs you want to sing. 9pm
  • Finnegan’s Irish Pub: Karaoke with DJ Paul Cornish and Hospitality Night. “If you're a hospitality worker, don't forget to bring your most recent paystub or work schedule to receive that sweet 25% discount!” 10pm
  • The Warrior: Hip-Hop Open Mic Monday's // Dj T Wixx on site // Bring your Tracks. 10pm
  • Journeyman Coffee: July Coffee Tasting. “We will be doing a free tasting of several different coffees from Ruby Coffee Roasters from 11am until noon or so. Come out and sample a line-up of tasty coffee. We will have retail bags for sale as well. Hang out with some good people, drink some good coffee and start thinking about your weekend.” 11am-Noon
  • The Wilbury: Cindy Wilson (B-52's), The Pauses, Cooper! 7pm
  • Corner of Georgia & Macomb: Frenchtown Farmers’ Market. “Find your favorite local goodies now on Tuesdays! Join us at Frenchtown Farmers Market for all-local produce, eggs, gourmet jelly, and more. The market opens at 3pm and we're here unitl 7pm, so come after you pick the kids up from school or on your way home from work. We can double SNAP benefits through the Fresh Access Bucks program. Our farmers accept WIC and Senior farmers market nutrition program coupons.” 3pm-7pm.
  • Junction @ Monroe: Live Rehearsal Tuesdays. “Tuesdays are Live Rehearsals at [email protected]. Sponsored by the Tallahassee Area Musicians Guild. Utilize our complete backline and PA for rehearsals, jams, or hold auditions. Up to one hour slots (or more depending on number of signups) per artist/group.” 4pm
  • Growler USA (University Square): Trivia Night. 6pm
  • Madison Social: Trivia Social. They do half and half theme and miscellaneous, so check their FB every week for an event page. 7pm
  • Brass Tap in Midtown: Trivia. Check their FB page for the theme. 7pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Trash Tuesday Trash Cinema Double Feature. 7:30pm
  • Bird’s Oyster Shack: Trivia With John Carpenter. Lively and fun. 7:30pm
  • GrassLands Brewing Company: Trivia Factory. 7:30pm
  • Decent Pizza: Trivia Hosted By Premier Team Trivia. 8pm
  • Midtown Pies: Bar Trivia With Hank. Moving into Midtown from the Northside! 50 questions of sweet, sweet trivia. Food! Beer! Something random in a bag! 8pm/free
  • Blue Tavern: Roda Vibe. “FSU musicians and others join to create a fun musical event that everyone can enjoy. In Portuguese, Roda is pronounced "Hoda." If it doesn't make you want to dance, check your pulse.” 8pm/free
  • Fire Bettys: Now That's What I Call Tuesday! Dance Party. 8pm
  • Fourth Quarter: Trivia With Professor Jim. AUCE wings. Truly a trivia favorite. 8pm
  • Krewe de Gras: Karaoke With Pete. 8:30pm
  • Brass Tap on Gaines: Karaoke with DJRah. 9pm
  • The Warrior: Open Mic "Full Band / Acoustic " Edition. “Free Cover / Free to Play. Each Artist Receives a Free 16 oz Draft.” 9pm
  • 926 Bar & Grill: Trivia Tuesday! 9:30pm
  • Applebee’s on the Parkway: Karaoke with Amanda Goram. 10pm
  • Pockets Pool: Karaoke with Dwight. 10pm/21+
  • LOL Nachos: Laugh Out Loud Comedy Show. “A great intimate venue where you can experience brand new and experience comedians. Tallahassee's newest comedy night has half off draft beer and plenty of Nachos.” 8pm/free
  • Waterworks: Solar Eclipse/Star Gazing Science Salon. “With the Solar Eclipse approaching in August, this Salon will provide all sorts of pertinent information about the rare event. Hosted by Ken K, The Sky Guy, we'll learn why it happens, when and how to best view it without burning your retinas. Following the presentation, we'll move outside and view the heavens through our large telescope!” 8:35pm/21+/free
  • Bird's Oyster Shack: Lab Sessions with Jim Crozier with Ben Banks, Don Austin, and Mike Stone. 6pm
  • Fermentation Lounge: Quizmaster General Knowledge Trivia. “Quizmaster is hosted by Bennett Miller from 7-9pm every Wednesday, and features three rounds of general knowledge trivia (and a weekly food special). It is free to play and teams of up to 6 are welcome. The winner of each round receives a sample flight, and the Quizmaster for the night receives a $25 gift card and serious credit on Geek Street.” 7pm
  • Brass Tap on Gaines: Trivia. Check their FB page for the theme. 7pm
  • Finnegan’s Wake: Waxy Wednesdays. “Feelin' waxy, Tallahassee? That's probably just because it's Wednesday. At Finnegan's Wake, Waxy Wednesday means DJ Ryze will be hitting our floor again to spin some vinyl and get your feet moving tonight. Feeling a bit sour, girls? Not to worry- we'll also have some fantastic $5 drink specials going for all those Tallahassee ladies looking for a bit of fun. Come out and help us get the party started!” 8pm
  • Hurricane Grill & Wings: Trivia With Greg. 7pm
  • GrassLands Brewing Company: BYOBG! Bring Your Own Board Game. “Our gracious host, Trevor Bond, will be featuring one game each week. Feel free to bring your own games to play & share.” 7pm/21+
  • Junction @ Monroe: Bike Night, Bingo, and Karaoke. 7pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Director Spotlight Wednesday (two films by a selected filmmaker). 7:30pm
  • Proof: Bar Trivia With Hank. Drink delicious brews and show off all those random factoids you thought you’d never use. Local beer, local trivia in the heart of Tally’s Art District. A food truck is always out front for this, too, or you can order and pick up something great at the Crum Box Gastgarden (the caboose in RR Sq). Bar tab for 1st and 2nd place teams. 7:30pm/21+/no cover
  • The Warehouse: Open Mic feat. Mike the Prophet. “There is a lottery for time slots. Now smoke free!” 8pm
  • The Skybox (Crawfordville): Karaoke with Mark. 9pm
  • Krewe de Gras: DÉJÀ VU Latin Wednesdays. “FREE Salsa/Mambo classes by Barry C. Williams. The duration of the class is 9-10 and having a partner is not necessary. If you've never danced Salsa/Mambo before then don't worry about it. The classes are made to be easy and fun so you can come learn some moves and then stay and dance until 2am to the sounds of DJ Jimmy Suave.” 9pm
  • 926 Bar & Grill: Karaoke. 9pm
  • Just One More: Karaoke with Roger. 9pm
  • Corner Pocket: Karaoke. 9pm
  • Bird’s: Comedy Night. I’m pretty sure this is both a performance and an open mic. 9:30pm/free
  • Grasslands: Tech on Tap - Networking Event. “Join TalTech Alliance and Tech on Tap sponsor App Innovators for an evening of networking and local craft beer at GrassLands Brewing Company. Sign in when you arrive to get your first beer on us!” 5:30pm
  • Blue Tavern: Literary Night: 3 MORE Writers in Search of a Room. 8pm
  • Krewe de Gras: DÉJÀ VU Latin Wednesdays. “FREE Salsa/Mambo classes by Barry C. Williams. The duration of the class is 9-10 and having a partner is not necessary. If you've never danced Salsa/Mambo before then don't worry about it. The classes are made to be easy and fun so you can come learn some moves and then stay and dance until 2am to the sounds of DJ Jimmy Suave!” 9pm
  • Junction @ Monroe: Ladies Night - Music by Lunar Urge. 9pm
  • Lake Ella Area: Food Truck Thursday with the Mariano Rodriguez Band. 6pm
  • Growler USA (University Square): Wing Eating Contest. “Like wings as much as you think you do? Think that you are a Pro or at least Semi Pro at it? Show off your skills at Growler USA from 6PM-11PM every Thursday. Rules: $20 entry fee per person for all you can eat wings, winner will be announced on our Facebook page the following day. In addition to getting to show off and eating a mountain of wings, the winner will receive $25 Gift card and a Free Growler USA T shirt!” 6pm
  • Beef O’Brady’s: AJ Johnson Trivia. 6:30pm
  • Junction @ Monroe: Open Mic Night. “Bring your instruments and play an open slot or just come and be entertained in Tallahassee's best sounding room!” 7pm/free
  • Cap City Video Lounge: MST3K Thursday!. 7:30pm
  • Skybox: $10 Cornhole Tourney. 7:30pm
  • The Wilbury: Bar Trivia With Hank. “Fan-fucking-tastic trivia and bbq, and the host is a heckofaguy, too. Full bar, fantastic pizza, and fun facts.” 8pm
  • Dux (Crawfordville): Karaoke with Big Bob. $25 bar tab given away every week. 8:30pm-12:30pm
  • Midtown Caboose: Trivia Factory. “General Knowledge, 20 questions + Wager Final. $35/$25/$15, and Best Team Name gets a round of shots.” 8pm
  • Unique Wonders: Live Comedy with Big Hou! 8:30pm/$5
  • Pockets: Karaoke Dance Party with Keith Welch. 9pm/21+
  • Brass Tap Midtown: Karaoke with DJ Rah. 9pm-Midnight
  • Applebees on Cap Cir: Karaoke with Amanda Goram. 10pm
  • Birds: Karaoke with Nathan. All the songs. $1 Pabst drafts. 10pm
  • Grasslands: Bike Stories. “Come out for Bike Stories and get inspired to include bikes in your next travel adventure. We'll here from veteran bike touring friends, Jacob & Marcella as well as Grey Burford who is new to bike touring but ready to take on Europe, solo! They'll share their tips for planning and preparing including how to decide on routes, find places to stay, camp by bike, finding food, the kindness of strangers, tour support, gear options and much more.” 6pm
  • Crum Box Gastgarden: One Hit Wonders. 7:30pm/free
  • 7th Hill Taproom: Tim Russell. 8pm
  • Junction @ Monroe: Comedy Zone: Brian Aldridge & Stefan Davis. 8pm
  • Blue Tavern: Michael Strive. 8pm/$2
  • The Warrior: Raising Cadence, Midnight Matinee, Invented Truths, and more TBA. 9pm/$7 21+ / $10 under 21
  • Bread & Roses: Impossible Vacation, Minorcan, Kayla Gordon, and Cooper as well as artwork displayed and for sale by Stephen Shrewsbury. 9pm/all ages
  • 926 Lounge: The Friday Night Party. “Tallahassee's premier LGBTQA dance party night is back again! Pregame with Tom in the pub during happy hour from 4PM-9PM. Join Cerulea for the RuPauls Drag Race watching party at 8. The dance floor kicks into full gear at 10PM so you can rage to your faves as DJ Carben and DJ Brian Gladden keep you dancing all night. The Drag Show starts at midnight when the 926 Ladies join our hostess Sassy Black on the stage to entertain. It's a show you definitely don't want to miss, so arrive early to get a good seat!” 4pm
  • Fifth & Thomas: Backstage Garden Happy Hour. 5pm-8pm
  • Growler USA (University Square): Live Music. 6pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Fright Flick Friday (Horror Triple Feature). 7:30pm
  • Hobbit (P’Cola): Trivia Factory. “General Knowledge, 20 questions + Wager Final. $25/$20/$15. 7:30 pm - ADULTS ONLY Trivia Show at 9:45pm.” 7:30pm
  • Hobbit South: Karaoke. 8pm
  • Leggetts: Karaoke with Paul. 8:30pm
  • Just One More: Karaoke with Roger. 9pm
  • Skyzone: GLOW- Featuring DJ LooseKid. “Grab all of your friends and get your jump on with live music featuring Dj Loosekid, glow lights & laser beams! Check in early to take advantage of the full 2 hours of jumping! Each jumper must wear a reflective shirt, or purchase a shirt in the park. Due to the popularity of this event and early sell outs- we highly suggest you reserve your tickets online beforehand. We cannot guarantee tickets for GLOW will be available in the park at the time of the event.” 9pm-11pm/$25/no one under 5yo
  • Stetsons @ The Moon: Karaoke with Devin Cywinski. 10pm/$5/18+
  • Fifth & Thomas: Patio Party w/ Davied Lareau. 5pm
  • Bicycle House: Friday Fun Ride. “Come out to June's June Community Bicycle Fun Ride! We welcome cyclists of all levels, and we encourage bringing as many friends and you can! We start around 5:30 PM at the Bicycle House and we ride around the city as a group. This event helps raise awareness about cycling city-wide and lets you meet new people!” 5:30pm
  • Frenchtown Farmer’s Market: TallySOUP. “Join us for the inaugural TallySOUP, a community-sourcing event with food and fresh ideas. Enjoy dinner while you listen to ideas pitched by your neighbors, then cast your vote for the winning concept. Four people get four minutes to present their ideas for a new business or community project. Audience members donate to the pitch pot (suggested $5 donation), vote on a winning pitch, and the winner takes home the money to support launch of their idea. Begun in Detroit, SOUP has taken hold in cities across the country. It's in-person crowd-funding, and some events have grown to more than 300 people. This is Tallahassee's turn to show support for innovative ideas, entrepreneurship, and social change. Social Catering and Events is providing the food and drink, Frenchtown Heritage Hub has the sweet spot, and Qultur is bringing the artist. You bring a friend and a five, and we all make it happen together. To be consider as a presenter, submit your concept here:” 6pm-8pm
  • Theatre Tallahassee: Scared Scriptless Improv Comedy Show. “What happens when a bunch of actors take the stage and are forced to do improv? Who knows! Featuring Derek Nieves, Nathan Williamson, Phillip Benson and Melbin Borrero as your actors and Krystof Kage as your host — brace yourself for a no-holds-barred night of comedy, entertainment, and questionable props. TWO PERFORMANCE TIMES! 7 pm Show: PG-13. We'll do our best to keep it toned down. 10 pm Show: Rated R - suggested adults or teens with parent/guardian.. Expect raunchy humor and adult language.” 7pm/$5
  • Blue Tavern: Boo Radley. 8pm/$5
  • Junction @ Monroe: Grammy Award Winner Saunders Sermons. Saunders is joined by blues guitar prodigy Jamie Eubanks. 8pm/$15
  • Bradfordville Blues Club: Gracie Curran & The High Falutin' Band. 9pm
  • The Warrior: Frostfang with Altar of Flesh, Dreadship, and Snake Oil. 9pm/$7 21+ / $10 under 21
  • Birds: Don Stowers. 9pm
  • Krewe de Gras: Top Shelf Band. 9pm
  • Fifth & Thomas: The Mae West Band. 9:30pm
  • Park at Monroe: The Downtown Marketplace. 9am
  • Corner of Georgia & Macomb: Frenchtown Farmers’ Market. “Find your favorite local goodies! Join us at Frenchtown Farmers Market for all-local produce, eggs, gourmet jelly, and more. We can double SNAP benefits through the Fresh Access Bucks program. Our farmers accept WIC and Senior farmers market nutrition program coupons.” 10am – 2pm.
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Saturday Morning is for Kids. (Childrens Movie Double Feature). 10:30am
  • Salty Dawg: Karaoke with Paul. Family friendly! 8pm
  • Growler USA (University Square): DJ Night. 6pm-9pm
  • Leggetts: Karaoke with Cowboy Chris. 9pm
  • Geo's Pub & Pool: Karaoke with Sam. 9pm-1am
  • The Skybox (Crawfordville): Karaoke with Mark. 9pm
  • El Patron: Pasion Latina. Bachata, Merengue, Salsa, Reggaeton. 9pm
  • 926 Lounge: Sanctuary: Tallahassee’s Longest Running Goth Night. 10pm/$5/18+
  • Frenchtown Farmer’s Market: Summer Harvest Fest. “Join us for summer flavor, fun, and BBQ! We're throwing a party to celebrate watermelon, corn, and squash, cucumbers and tomatoes, and how lovely all that summer flavor makes us feel. Reasons for gathering and recipes for grinning will be on showcase at the Summer Harvest Fest. We'll have a garden workshop, bike ride, and acro yoga session in the morning. We'll have cooking demonstrations throughout the day that highlight the bounty of summer, featuring our vendors, M. Latrell and Company, and Tallahassee Museum. We'll have live music, water play and fun stuff for the kids. All of these things are free to enjoy, and $3 will get you judging sticks for the Second Annual BBQ Grill-Off. Come pick your favorite for the Frenchtown Flavor People's Choice Award! Your BBQ contest goodie bag also has market vendor product samples, a market coupon book, a chance to win two tickets to the Kia Cooks Supper Club from Nowhere, and two "I Love Farmers Markets" temp tattoos to play the Instagram game for National Farmers Market Week and a chance to win more prizes.” 10am-4pm
  • Florida Wing Factory: National Chicken Wing Day - AYCE Wings - Hosted By Proof Brewing. 11am-11pm
  • Junction @ Monroe: Royce Lovett's Album Release Benefit Concert: Love & Other Dreams. 6pm/Admission with SCHOOL SUPPLY Donation
  • Tallahassee Heights United Methodist Church: Swag Saturday. “Swing, Carolina Shag, West Coast, East Coast, Cha Cha, Line Dancing, and more. The River Waltz and the Wild West dances will be back by popular demand! DJ music provided by Bruno Boehner, assisted by Sam Martin. Casual Attire, refreshments provided.” 7pm/$5
  • B Sharps Jazz: Tom McDermott. 7pm
  • Blue Tavern: Sir Charles Atkins with Sweetgroove. 8pm/$10
  • Indian Head Factory: Big Blue, Success and Leunon. 8pm/$5
  • Fifth & Thomas: Catfish Alliance. 9pm
  • Corner Pocket: Highway 85. 9pm
  • Bradfordville Blues Club: Eg Kight & The Blue South Band. 9pm
  • Bread & Roses: Food Not Bombs Cooking and Prep. “Cooking and preparation for our weekly Food Not Bombs meal share. Join us, and help feed your community.” 10am-Noon
  • Carter Howell Strong Park: Food Not Bombs Meal Share. Noon-2pm
  • GrassLands Brewery: Queer Trivia. “GrassLands invites the Tally LGBT community and friends to come down and enjoy local craft beer and queer-themed trivia every Sunday. LGBT-themed trivia provided by Trivia With Hank. $30 bar tab for 1st place. Stick around afterward for queers and beers.” 5pm
  • The Junction @ Monroe: Sunday Afternoon Bingo. “This isn't your grandma's bingo! We have a blast with some very cool folks. Cash prizes.” 5pm
  • Salty Dawg Pub & Deli: The Famous Acoustic Jam w/ Wayne, Glenn, and Bo. Open mic, free beer for performers. 6pm
  • Warhorse: Warhorse 2 Year Anniversary. “Please join us on Sunday 7/30/2017 to celebrate our 2nd anniversary! While supplies last we'll offer a $15 flight with Pappy Van Winkle 10yr, 12yr, and 15yr. Buy a flight and enter a sweepstakes for our Whiskey Windfall. The winner receives a 1/2 oz taste of every whiskey we have on the shelf (That's 160+ whiskeys!!!) *Please only one flight and one sweepstakes entry per patron. If we run out Warhorse will have an alternate Buffalo Trace flight and you can still enter the sweepstakes. The Whiskey Windfall winner will be drawn that midnight and be announced on Facebook. Thanks for two great years!” 11am-2am
  • Backwoods Bistro: The Ellameno Beat. Noon-3pm
  • Under Wraps on the Parkway: Bar Trivia With Hank featuring YA Fiction!. “50 questions of friendly trivia. Plus great Mediterranean food, delicious wraps, and beer by the bottle or bucket that won’t kick you in the wallet. $20 tab for 1st place. Near all the state offices – start your week off right.” Random fun at 7pm, trivia at 7:30/free
  • Junction @ Monroe: Monday Night Bingo. “Good food, good drinks, good friends, and a chance to win some big cashola! It doesn't get any better than [email protected]. Every Monday from 7pm-9pm we've got cash payouts up to $250 per game with multiple games each night PLUS a 50/50 drawing each week benefitting the Tallahassee Area Musicians Guild.” 7pm-9pm
  • Burrito Boarder: Trivia Factory. “General Knowledge, 20 questions + Wager Final. $35/$25/$15, and Best Team Name gets a round of shots.” 7pm
  • Cap City Video Lounge: Monday Mayhem: Action Double Feature. 7:30pm
  • Growler USA (U Square): Kill the KEG at Growler USA! “It is the start of the week and we need to open up a tap for new beer! $20 all you can drink until the keg is empty, from 8-10pm! Winner(s) will receive a free Growler T Shirt and a 64 oz Growler from select taps! Bring out your team and whichever team goes through the most pitchers wins!” 8pm/21+
  • Blue Tavern (N Monroe St): Lost Mondays with Jon Copps. 8pm
  • Waterworks: Patio Theater featuring The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie. “Summertime fun on a Monday night! Let's get goofy with SpongeBob, his pals, and nemesis Plankton while sipping on refreshing pineapple drink specials! It's a fun romp from 2004 both under the sea and above it when SpongeBob and Patrick try to thwart Plankton's plan and save Mr. Krabs and Bikini Bottom from the wrath of King Neptune. It's an adventure for us all to be part of under the stars at Patio Theater.” 8:35pm/21+
  • 926 Bar & Grill: Karaoke with Nathan. He’s got all the songs. All the songs you want to sing. 9pm
  • Finnegan’s Irish Pub: Karaoke with DJ Paul Cornish and Hospitality Night. “If you're a hospitality worker, don't forget to bring your most recent paystub or work schedule to receive that sweet 25% discount!” 10pm
  • The Warrior: Hip-Hop Open Mic Monday's // Dj T Wixx on site // Bring your Tracks. 10pm
  • 205 Juniper Dr: Braceface (md), Seattle Frickin Supersonics, Sinkwell, Do Nothing! 8pm/$5/all ages
Keep checking back, sometimes I update. Got anything to add?
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2017.06.22 06:45 tombstoneshadows28 All of the MPAA/CARA-rated films of 2014 (out of the 9,261 films released worldwide that year.)

  1. A Magic Christmas (Director: R. Michael Givens)
  2. Agent F.O.X. (Director: Ge Shuiying)
  3. Dognapped (Director: Berenika Maciejewicz)
  4. Frozen In Time (Director: Alex Leung)
  5. Maya The Bee Movie (Director: Alexs Stadermann)
  6. Rio II (Director: Carlos Saldanha)
  7. Space Dogs: Adventures To The Moon (Directors: Inna Evlannikova, Aleksander Khramtsov, Vadim Sotskov + Mike Disa)
  8. The Boxcar Children (Director: Daniel Chuba, Mark A.Z. Dippé + Kyungho Jo)
  9. The Hero Of Color City (Director: Frank Gladstone)
  1. 16 Stones (Director: Brian Brough)
  2. A Belle For Christmas (Director: Jason Dallas)
  3. A Fine Step (Director: Jonathan Meyers)
  4. A Little Game (Director: Evan Oppenheimer)
  5. A Long Way Off (Directors: Michael Davis + John Errington)
  6. A Matter Of Faith (Director: Rich Christiano)
  7. Ace Wonder: Message from a Dead Man (Director: John Robert Moore)
  8. Against The Sun (Director: Brian Falk)
  9. Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Director: Miguel Aerteta)
  10. An Evergreen Christmas (Director: Jeremy Culver)
  11. Annie (Director: Will Gluck)
  12. Antboy: Revenge Of The Red Fury (Director: Ask Hasselbalch)
  13. Ava & Lala (Director: undisclosed)
  14. Axel: The Biggest Little Hero (Director: Leo Lee)
  15. Beyond Beyond (Director: Esben Toft Jacobsen)
  16. Big Hero 6 (Directors: Don Hall + Chris Williams)
  17. Black Coffee (Director: Mark Harris)
  18. Bucky And The Squirrels (Director: Allan Katz)
  19. Cantiflas (Director: Sebastian del Amo)
  20. Christian Mingle (Director: Corbin Bernsen)
  21. Dakota’s Summer (Director: Timothy Armstrong)
  22. Dolphin’s Tale II (Director: Charles Martin Smith)
  23. Dude, Where’s My Dog?! (Director: Stephen Langford)
  24. Dwegons And Leprechauns (Director: Tom Walsh)
  25. Earth To Echo (Director: Dave Green)
  26. East Side Sushi (Director: Anthony Lucero)
  27. Falcon Song (Director: Jason Corgan Brown)
  28. Get Santa (Director: Christopher Smith)
  29. God’s Not Dead (Director: Harold Cronk)
  30. Heaven Is For Real (Director: Randall Wallace)
  31. Henry & Me (Director: Barrett Esposito)
  32. Highway To Dhampus (Director: Rick McFarland)
  33. How To Train Your Dragon II (Director: Dean DeBlois)
  34. Inspired Guns (Director: Adam White)
  35. Into The Woods (Director: Rob Marshall)
  36. Lucky Dog (Director: Michael Feifer)
  37. Maleficent (Director: Robert Stromberg)
  38. Million Dollar Arm (Director: Craig Gillespie)
  39. Missing William (Director: Kenn MacRae)
  40. Moms’ Night Out (Directors: Andrew Erwin + Jon Erwin)
  41. Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Director: Rob Minkoff)
  42. Mule-Tide Christmas (Director: Gorka Vázquez)
  43. Mummy, I’m A Zombie (Directors: Beñat Beitia, Ricardo Ramón + MJ Lallo)
  44. Mune: Guardian Of The Moon (Directors: Alexandre Heboyan + Benoît Philippon)
  45. Muppets Most Wanted (Director: James Bobin)
  46. My Dog The Space Traveler (Director: Robin Christian)
  47. Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb (Director: Shawn Levy)
  48. Paddington (Director: Paul King)
  49. Penguins Of Madagascar (Directors: Eric Darnell + Simon J. Smith)
  50. Planes: Fire & Rescue (Director: Roberts Gannaway)
  51. Pudsey The Dog: The Movie (Director: Nick Moore)
  52. Ribbit (Director: Chuck Powers)
  53. Road To The Open (Director: Cole Claassen)
  54. Saving Christmas (Director: Darren Doane)
  55. Small Town Santa (Director: Joel Paul Reisig)
  56. Song Of The Sea (Director: Tomm Moore)
  57. The Adventures Of RoboRex (Director: Stephen Shimek)
  58. The Better Angels (Director: A.J. Edwards)
  59. The Book Of Life (Director: Jorge R. Gutiérrez)
  60. The Boxtrolls (Director: Graham Annable + Anthony Stacchi)
  61. The Dog Who Saved Easter (Director: Sean Olson)
  62. The Hundred-Foot Journey (Director: Lasse Hallström)
  63. The Identical (Director: Dustin Marcellino)
  64. The Incredible Adventure of Jojo (And His Annoying Little Sister Avila) (Director: Brian Schmidt)
  65. The Journey Home (Directors: Roger Spottiswoode + Brandon Quilici)
  66. The Last Straw (Director: Rob Diamond)
  67. The Legend Of Longwood (Director: Lisa Mulcahy)
  68. The Lego Movie (Directors: Phil Lord + Christopher Miller)
  69. The Letters (Director: William Riead)
  70. The Nut Job (Director: Peter Lepeniotis)
  71. The One I Wrote For You (Director: Andrew Lauer)
  72. The Perfect Wave (Director: Bruce Macdonald)
  73. The Princess And The Magic Mirror (Director: Ernesto Padrón)
  74. The Prophet (Directors: Roger Allers, Gaëtan Brizzi, Paul Brizzi, Joan C. Gratz, Mohammed Saeed Harib, Tomm Moore, Nina Paley, Bill Plympton, Joann Sfar + Michal Socha)
  75. The Seventh Dwarf (Director: Boris Aljinovic + Harald Siepermann)
  76. When Marnie Was There (Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi)
  77. When The Game Stands Tall (Director: Thomas Carter)
  78. Wings: Sky Force Heroes (Directors: Tony Tang + Mychal Simka)
  79. Yellowbird (Director: Christian De Vita)
  1. 23 Blast (Director: Dylan Baker)
  2. 3 Days To Kill (Director: McG)
  3. 3 Hearts (Director: Benoît Jacquot)
  4. 4 Minute Mile (Director: Charles-Olivier Michaud)
  5. 5 Flights Up (Director: Richard Loncraine)
  6. 50 To 1 (Director: Jim Wilson)
  7. 8 Days (Director: Jaco Booyens)
  8. A Brilliant Young Mind (Director: Morgan Matthews)
  9. A Merry Friggin’ Christmas (Director: Tristram Shapeero)
  10. A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (Director: Roy Andersson)
  11. Alongside Night (Director: J. Neil Schulman)
  12. And So It Goes (Director: Rob Reiner)
  13. Angels In Stardust (Director: William Robert Carey)
  14. Appleseed Alpha (Director: Shinji Aramaki)
  15. Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt? (Director: James Manera)
  16. Authors Anonymous (Director: Ellie Kanner)
  17. Barefoot (Director: Andrew Fleming)
  18. Beauty And The Beast (Director: Christophe Gans)
  19. Before We Go (Director: Chris Evans)
  20. Believe Me (Director: Will Bakke)
  21. Beyond The Lights (Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood)
  22. Big Eyes (Director: Tim Burton)
  23. Big Game (Director: Jalmari Helander)
  24. Big Stone Gap (Director: Adriana Trigiani)
  25. Black Or White (Director: Mike Binder)
  26. Blended (Director: Frank Coraci)
  27. Brick Mansions (Director: Camille Delamarre)
  28. Bullseye (Director: Alex Prister)
  29. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Directors: Anthony Russo + Joe Russo)
  30. Cesar Chavez (Director: Diego Luna)
  31. Coming Home (Director: Yimou Zhang)
  32. Counterclock (Director: Dylan Hoang)
  33. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (Director: Matt Reeves)
  34. Desert Dancer (Director: Richard Raymond)
  35. Destiny (Director: Jeremy Whittaker)
  36. Divergent (Director: Neil Burger)
  37. Doc Holliday’s Revenge (Director: David DeCoteau)
  38. Dracula Untold (Director: Gary Shore)
  39. Draft Day (Director: Ivan Reitman)
  40. Dumb And Dumber To (Directors: Bobby Farrelly + Peter Farrelly)
  41. Edge Of Tomorrow (Director: Doug Liman)
  42. Effie Gray (Director: Richard Laxton)
  43. Elsa & Fred (Director: Michael Radford)
  44. Flight 7500 (Director: Takashi Shimizu)
  45. Frontera (Director: Michael Berry)
  46. Garm Wars: The Last Druid (Director: Mamoru Oshii)
  47. Get On Up (Director: Tate Taylor)
  48. Godzilla (Director: Gareth Edwards)
  49. Guardians Of The Galaxy (Director: James Gunn)
  50. Hercules (Director: Brett Ratner)
  51. I, Frankenstein (Director: Stuart Beattie)
  52. If I Stay (Director: R.J. Cutler)
  53. Innocence (Director: Hilary Brougher)
  54. Interstellar (Director: Christopher Nolan)
  55. Into The Storm (Director: Steven Quale)
  56. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (Director: Kenneth Branagh)
  57. Jackie & Ryan (Director: Ami Canaan Mann)
  58. Jessabelle (Director: Kevin Greutert)
  59. Jimmy’s Hall (Director: Ken Loach)
  60. Jinn (Director: Ajmal Zaheer Ahmad)
  61. Left Behind (Director: Vic Armstrong)
  62. Light From The Darkroom (Director: Lance McDaniel)
  63. Like A Country Song (Director: Johnny Remo)
  64. Love & Mercy (Director: Bill Pohlad)
  65. Magic In The Moonlight (Director: Woody Allen)
  66. Manglehorn (Director: David Gordon Green)
  67. Miss Julie (Director: Liv Ullmann)
  68. Murder101 (Directors: Michael Phillip Edwards + Sheldon Robins)
  69. My Old Lady (Director: Israel Horovitz)
  70. Need For Speed (Director: Scott Waugh)
  71. No Good Deed (Director: Sam Miller)
  72. Noah (Director: Darren Aronofsky)
  73. Noble (Director: Stephen Bradley)
  74. Non-Stop (Director: Jaume Collet-Serra)
  75. Northern Soul (Director: Elaine Constantine)
  76. Of Mind And Music (Director: Richie Adams)
  77. Old Fashioned (Director: Rik Swartzwelder)
  78. Ouija (Director: Stiles White)
  79. Pawn Sacrifice (Director: Edward Zwick)
  80. Persecuted (Director: Daniel Lusko)
  81. Persistence Of Memory (Director Candace Amiguet)
  82. Phoenix (Director: Christian Petzold)
  83. Pompeii (Director: Paul W.S. Anderson)
  84. Queen Of The Mountains (Director: Sadyk Sher-Niyaz)
  85. Ragamuffin (Director: David Leo Shultz)
  86. Reach Me (Director: John Herzfeld)
  87. Red Sky (Director: Mario Van Peebles)
  88. Ride Along (Director: Tim Story)
  89. RoboCop (Director: José Padilha)
  90. Robot Overlords (Director: Jon Wright)
  91. Rumors Of Wars (Director: Paul Tomborello)
  92. SBK The Movie (Director: Aaron Re)
  93. Saints And Soldiers: The Void (Director: Ryan Little)
  94. Selma (Director: Ava DuVernay)
  95. Seventh Son (Director: Sergei Bodrov)
  96. Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (Director: Shahin Sean Solimon)
  97. Son Of God (Director: Christopher Spencer)
  98. Song One (Director: Kate Barker-Froyland)
  99. St. Vincent (Director: Theodore Melfi)
  100. Step Up: All In (Director: Trish Sie)
  101. Still Alice (Directors: Richard Glatzer + Wash Westmoreland)
  102. Stonehearst Asylum (Director: Brad Anderson)
  103. Streets Of Hope (Director: Jennifer Tadlock)
  104. Surrender (Director: Danny Rogers)
  105. Taken III (Director: Olivier Megaton)
  106. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Director: Jonathan Liebesman)
  107. Testament Of Youth (Director: James Kent)
  108. The Amazing Spider-Man II (Director: Marc Webb)
  109. The Best Of Me (Director: Michael Hoffman)
  110. The Cobbler (Director: Tom McCarthy)
  111. The Devil’s Hand (Director: Christian E. Christiansen)
  112. The Expendables III (Director: Patrick Hughes)
  113. The Fault In Our Stars (Director: Josh Boone)
  114. The Fluffy Movie: Unity Through Laughter (Directors: Manny Rodriguez + Jay Lavender)
  115. The Good Lie (Director: Philippe Falardeau)
  116. The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies (Director: Peter Jackson)
  117. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay (Pt. 1) (Director: Francis Lawrence)
  118. The Imitation Game (Director: Morten Tyldum)
  119. The Last Five Years (Director: Richard LaGravenese)
  120. The Legend Of Hercules (Director: Renny Harlin)
  121. The Longest Week (Director: Peter Glanz)
  122. The Maze Runner (Director: Wes Ball)
  123. The Monuments Men (Director: George Clooney)
  124. The Other Woman (Director: Nick Cassavetes)
  125. The Quiet Ones (Director: John Pogues)
  126. The Remaining (Director: Casey La Scala)
  127. The Signal (Director: William Eubank)
  128. The Single Moms Club (Director: Tyler Perry)
  129. The Sisterhood Of Night (Director: Caryn Waechter)
  130. The Song (Director: Richard Ramsey)
  131. The Theory Of Everything (Director: James Marsh)
  132. The Two Faces Of January (Director: Hossein Amini)
  133. The Woman In Black II: Angel Of Death (Director: Tom Harper)
  134. Think Like A Man Too (Director: Tim Story)
  135. Til Death Do Us Part (Director: Marcus J. Mosely)
  136. Timbuktu (Director: Abderrahmane Sissako)
  137. Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn (Director: Jo Kastner)
  138. Transcendence (Director: Wally Pfister)
  139. Transformers: Age Of Extinction (Director: Michael Bay)
  140. Two Days, One Night (Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne + Luc Dardenne)
  141. Unbroken (Director: Angelina Jolie)
  142. Vampire Academy (Director: Mark Waters)
  143. Veronica Mars (Director: Rob Thomas)
  144. Wayward: The Prodigal Son (Director: Rob Diamond)
  145. What We Did On Our Holiday (Directors: Andy Hamilton + Guy Jenkin)
  146. Where Hope Grows (Director: Chris Dowling)
  147. Winter’s Tale (Director: Akiva Goldsman)
  148. X-Men: Days Of Future Past (Director: Bryan Singer)
  1. $50K and a Call Girl: A Love Story (Director: Seth Grossman)
  2. ’71 (Director: Yann Demange)
  3. 10.000 Km (Director: Carlos Marques-Marcet)
  4. 108 Stitches (Director: David Rountree)
  5. 13 Sins (Director: Daniel Stamm)
  6. 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath (Director: Stanley Yung)
  7. 22 Jump Street (Director: Phil Lord + Christopher Miller)
  8. 3 Nights In The Desert (Director: Gabriel Cowan)
  9. 300: Rise Of An Empire (Director: Noam Murro)
  10. 5 To 7 (Director: Victor Levin)
  11. 99 Homes (Director: Ramin Bahrani)
  12. A Fighting Man (Director: Damian Lee)
  13. A Free Bird (Director: Gregg Russell)
  14. A Good Marriage (Director: Peter Askin)
  15. A Haunted House II (Director: Michael Tiddes)
  16. A Little Chaos (Director: Alan Rickman)
  17. A Long Way Down (Director: Pascal Chaumeil)
  18. A Million Ways To Die In The West (Director: Seth MacFarlane)
  19. A Most Violent Year (Director: J.C. Chandor)
  20. A Most Wanted Man (Director: Anton Corbijn)
  21. A Short History Of Decay (Director: Michael Maren)
  22. A Walk Among The Tombstones (Director: Scott Frank)
  23. About Alex (Director: Jesse Zwick)
  24. About Last Night (Director: Steve Pink)
  25. Addicted (Director: Bille Woodruff)
  26. Adult Beginners (Director: Ross Katz)
  27. After (Director: Pieter Gaspersz)
  28. After The Fall (Director: Saar Klein)
  29. Alex Of Venice (Director: Chris Messina)
  30. Aloft (Director: Claudio Llosa)
  31. Altergeist (Director: Tedi Sarafian)
  32. Amapola (Director: Eugenio Zanetti)
  33. American Heist (Director: Sarik Andreasyan)
  34. American Sniper (Director: Clint Eastwood)
  35. An American In Hollywood (Director: Sai Varadan)
  36. Annabelle (Director: John R. Leonetti)
  37. Ardor (Director: Pablo Fendrik)
  38. As Above, So Below (Director: John Erick Dowdle)
  39. As Night Comes (Director: Richard Zelniker)
  40. Asylum (Director: Todor Chapkanov)
  41. Automata (Director: Gabe Ibáñez)
  42. Back In The Day (Director: Michael Rosenbaum)
  43. Backcountry (Director: Adam MacDonald)
  44. Backtrack (Nazi Vengeance) (Director: Tom Sands)
  45. Balls Out (Director: Andrew Disney)
  46. Before I Go To Sleep (Director: Rowan Joffe)
  47. Behaving Badly (Director: Tim Garrick)
  48. Behind The Door (Director: Kevin Hicks)
  49. Beyond The Reach (Director: Jean-Baptiste Léonetti)
  50. Big Muddy (Director: Jefferson Moneo)
  51. Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu)
  52. Black Sea (Director: Kevin Macdonald)
  53. Blackbird (Director: Patrik-Ian Polk)
  54. Blood First (Director: Najaa Young)
  55. Born Of War (Director: Vicky Jewson)
  56. Boulevard (Director: Dito Montiel)
  57. Boyhood (Director: Richard Linklater)
  58. Boys Of Abu Ghraib (Director: Luke Moran)
  59. Break Point (Director: Jay Karas)
  60. Burying The Ex (Director: Joe Dante)
  61. By The Gun (Director: James Mottern)
  62. Cake (Director: Daniel Barnz)
  63. California Scheming (Director: Marco Weber)
  64. Calvary (Director: John Michael McDonagh)
  65. Camp X-Ray (Director: Peter Sattler)
  66. Cat Run II (Director: John Stockwell)
  67. Chef (Director: Jon Favreau)
  68. Chemical Peel (Director: Hank Braxtan)
  69. Chrysalis (Director: John Klein)
  70. Clouds Of Sils Maria (Director: Olivier Assayas)
  71. Clown (Director: Jon Watts)
  72. Cold In July (Director: Jim Mickle)
  73. Come Back To Me (Director: Paul Leyden)
  74. Comet (Director: Sam Esmail)
  75. Cooties (Directors: Jonathan Milott + Cary Murnion)
  76. Counterpunch (Director: Kenneth Castillo)
  77. Covert Operation (Director: Mathieu Weschler)
  78. Creep (Director: Patrick Brice)
  79. Cry Now (Director: Alberto Barboza)
  80. Cuban Fury (Director: James Griffiths)
  81. Cut Bank (Director: Matt Shakman)
  82. Cut Snake (Director: Tony Ayres)
  83. Cymbeline (Director: Michael Almereyda)
  84. Dark House (Director: Victor Salva)
  85. Darker Than Night (Director: Henry Bedwell)
  86. Date And Switch (Director: Chris Nelson)
  87. Dead Snow II: Red vs. Dead (Director: Tommy Wirkola)
  88. Dear White People (Director: Justin Simien)
  89. Death Do Us Part (Director: Nicholas Humphries)
  90. Decline Of An Empire (Director: Michael Redwood)
  91. Deliver Us From Evil (Director: Scott Derrickson)
  92. Devil’s Due (Directors: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin + Tyler Gillett)
  93. Disciples (Director: Joe Hollow)
  94. Dying Of The Light (Director: Paul Schrader)
  95. Eden (Director: Shyam Madiraju)
  96. Eden (Director: Mia Hansen-Løve)
  97. Electric Slide (Director: Tristan Patterson)
  98. Endless Love (Director: Shana Feste)
  99. Escobar: Paradise Lost (Director: Andrea Di Stefao)
  100. Everly (Director: Joe Lynch)
  101. Every Little Thing (Director: Amy Berg)
  102. Ex Machina (Director: Alex Garland)
  103. Exanimate (Director: Gavin Presto)
  104. Exists (Director: Eduardo Sánchez)
  105. Exodus: Gods And Kings (Director: Ridley Scott)
  106. Expelled (Director: Alex Goyette)
  107. Falcon Rising (Director: Ernie Barbarash)
  108. Fear Clinic (Director: Robert Hall)
  109. Fishing Without Nets (Director: Cutter Hodierne)
  110. Force Majeure (Director: Ruben Östlund)
  111. Fort Tilden (Directors: Sarah-Violet Bliss + Charles Rogers)
  112. Foxcatcher (Director: Bennett Miller)
  113. Frank (Director: Lenny Abrahamson)
  114. Free Fall (Director: Malek Akkad)
  115. Freedom (Director: Peter Cousens)
  116. Freezer (Director: Mikael Salomon)
  117. Friended To Death (Director: Sarah Smick)
  118. Fury (Director: David Ayer)
  119. Félix & Meira (Director: Maxime Giroux)
  120. Gemma Bovery (Director: Anne Fontaine)
  121. Gloria (Director: Christian Keller)
  122. God’s Pocket (Director: John Slattery)
  123. Gone Girl (Director: David Fincher)
  124. Good Kill (Director: Andrew Niccol)
  125. Good People (Director: Henrik Ruben Genz)
  126. Goodnight, Mommy (Directors: Severin Fiala + Veronika Franz)
  127. Grace: The Possession (Director: Jeff Chan)
  128. Guardian Angel (Director: Vahik Pirhamzei)
  129. Gunshot Straight (Director: Justin Steele)
  130. Happy Christmas (Director: Joe Swanberg)
  131. Haunt (Director: Mac Carter)
  132. Haunting Of Cellblock 11 (Director: Andrew P. Jones)
  133. Healing (Director: Craig Monahan)
  134. Heaven Knows What (Directors: Ben Safdie + Joshua Safdie)
  135. Hector And The Search For Happiness (Director: Peter Chelsom)
  136. Helen Alone (Director: Henrik Bech Poulsen)
  137. Hellion (Director: Kat Chandler)
  138. Hollows Grove (Director: Craig Efros)
  139. Honeymoon (Director: Leigh Janiak)
  140. Horrible Bosses II (Director: Sean Anders)
  141. House At The End Of The Drive (Director: David Worth)
  142. I Origins (Director: Mike Cahill)
  143. Iceman (Director: Wing-Cheong Law)
  144. In Order Of Disappearance (Director: Hans Petter Moland)
  145. In The Blood (Director: John Stockwell)
  146. In The Courtyard (Director: Pierre Salvadori)
  147. In The Name Of My Daughter (Director: André Téchiné)
  148. In The Name Of The King: The Last Job (Director: Uwe Boll)
  149. Indigenous (Director: Alastair Orr)
  150. Infinitely Polar Bear (Director: Maya Forbes)
  151. Inherent Vice (Director: Paul Thomas Anderson)
  152. It Follows (Director: David Robert Mitchell)
  153. Jarhead II: Field Of Fire (Director: Don Michael Paul)
  154. Jersey Boys (Director: Clint Eastwood)
  155. Jersey Shore Massacre (Director: Paul Tarnopol)
  156. John Doe: Vigilante (Director: Kelly Dolen)
  157. John Wick (Director: Chad Stahelski + David Leitch)
  158. Julia (Director: Matthew A. Brown)
  159. Just Before I Go (Director: Courtney Cox)
  160. Kelly & Cal (Director: Jen McGowan)
  161. Kill Me Three Times (Director: Kriv Stenders)
  162. Kill The Messenger (Director: Michael Cuesta)
  163. Kilo Two Bravo (Director: Paul Katis)
  164. Kingsman: The Secret Service (Director: Matthew Vaughn)
  165. Kite (Director: Ralph Ziman)
  166. Kony Montana (Director: Patryk Depa)
  167. Labyrinth Of Lies (Director: Giulio Ricciarelli)
  168. Laggies (Director: Lynn Shelton)
  169. Land Ho! (Directors: Aaron Katz + Martha Stephens)
  170. Lap Dance (Director: Greg Carter)
  171. Last Shift (Director: Anthony DiBlasi)
  172. Learning To Drive (Director: Isabel Coixet)
  173. Leprechaun: Origins (Director: Zach Lipovsky)
  174. Let’s Be Cops (Director: Luke Greenfield)
  175. Leviathan (Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev)
  176. Life After Beth (Director: Jeff Baena)
  177. Life Partners (Director: Susanna Fogel)
  178. Like Sunday, Like Rain (Director: Frank Whaley)
  179. Locker 13 (Directors: Bruce Dellis, Jason Marsden, Matthew Mebane, Adam Montierth + Donovan Montierth)
  180. Lords Of London (Director: Antonio Simoncini)
  181. Lost River (Director: Ryan Gosling)
  182. Love Is Strange (Director: Ira Sachs)
  183. Love, Rosie (Director: Christian Ditter)
  184. Low Down (Director: Jeff Preiss)
  185. Lucy (Director: Luc Besson)
  186. Lullaby (Director: Andrew Levitas)
  187. Madame Bovery (Director: Sophie Barthes)
  188. Making The Rules (Director: Jimbo Lee)
  189. Mall (Director: Joseph Hahn)
  190. Maps To The Stars (Director: David Cronenberg)
  191. Match (Director: Stephen Belber)
  192. Matthew 18 (Director: Roy Belfrey)
  193. Mea Culpa (Director: Fred Cavayé)
  194. Men, Women & Children (Director: Jason Reitman)
  195. Mercy (Director: Peter Cornwell)
  196. Mommy (Director: Xavier Dolan)
  197. Monsters: Dark Continent (Director: Tom Green)
  198. Mr. Turner (Director: Mike Leigh)
  199. Muffin Top: A Love Story (Director: Cathryn Michon)
  200. My Man Is A Loser (Director: Mike Young)
  201. Neighbors (Director: Nicholas Stoller)
  202. NightLights (Director: David Midell)
  203. Nightcrawler (Director: Dan Gilroy)
  204. Northmen - A Viking Saga (Director: Claudio Fäh)
  205. Obvious Child (Director: Gillian Robespierre)
  206. Operation Rogue (Director: Brian Clyde)
  207. Out Of The Dark (Director: Lluís Quílez)
  208. Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (Director: Christopher Landon)
  209. Parts Per Billion (Director: Brian Horiuchi)
  210. Phantom Halo (Director: Antonia Bogdanovich)
  211. Plastic (Director: Julian Gilbey)
  212. Playing It Cool (Director: Justin Reardon)
  213. Predestination (Directors: Michael Spierig + Peter Spierig)
  214. Premature (Director: Dan Beer)
  215. Pride (Director: Matthew Warchus)
  216. Private Number (Director: LazRael Lison)
  217. Puncture Wounds (Director: Giorgio Serafini + James Coyne)
  218. Reasonable Doubt (Director: Peter Howitt)
  219. [rec.] 4: Apocalypse (Director: Jaume Balagueró)
  220. Reclaim (Director: Alan White)
  221. Revenge Of The Green Dragons (Directors: Wai-Keung Lau + Andrew Loo)
  222. Ride (Director: Helen Hunt)
  223. Rio, I Love You (Directors: Vicente Amorim, Guillermo Arriaga, Stephan Elliott, Sang-soo Im, Nadine Labaki, Fernando Meirelles, José Padilha, Carlos Saldanha, Paolo Sorrentino, John Turturro, Andrucha Waddington + César Charlone)
  224. Road To Paloma (Director: Jason Momoa)
  225. Rob The Mob (Director: Raymond De Felitta)
  226. Rosewater (Director: Jon Stewart)
  227. Rudderless (Director: William H. Macy)
  228. Runoff (Director: Kimberly Levin)
  229. SEAL Patrol (Director: Nicholas Aaron Mezzanatto)
  230. Sabotage (Director: David Ayer)
  231. Saint Laurent (Director: Bertrand Bonello)
  232. Samba (Directors: Olivier Nakache + Eric Toledano)
  233. School Dance (Director: Nick Cannon)
  234. Search Party (Director: Scot Armstrong)
  235. Sector 4: Extraction (Director: Olivier Gruner)
  236. See No Evil II (Director: Jen Soska + Sylvia Soska)
  237. Serena (Director: Susanne Bier)
  238. Sex Tape (Director: Jake Kasdan)
  239. She’s Funny That Way (Director: Peter Bogdanovich)
  240. Sin City: A Dame To Kill For (Directors: Frank Miller + Robert Rodriguez)
  241. Sins Of Our Youth (Director: Gary Entin)
  242. Skin Trade (Director: Ekachai Uekrongtham)
  243. Small Time (Director: Joel Surnow)
  244. Some Kind Of Beautiful (Director: Tom Vaughan)
  245. Something Wicked (Director: Darin Scott)
  246. Son Of A Gun (Director: Julius Avery)
  247. Space Station 76 (Director: Jack Plotnick)
  248. Stage Fright (Director: Jerome Sable)
  249. Stretch (Director: Joe Carnahan)
  250. Suburban Gothic (Director: Richard Bates, Jr.)
  251. Swelter (Director: Keith Parmer)
  252. T-Rex (Director: Mickey Reece)
  253. Tammy (Director: Ben Falcone)
  254. Tapped Out (Director: Allan Ungar)
  255. Teen Lust (Director: Blaine Thurier)
  256. Tell (Director: J.M.R. Luna)
  257. That Awkward Moment (Director: Tom Gormican)
  258. The Angriest Man In Brooklyn (Director: Phil Alden Robinson)
  259. The Appearing (Director: Daric Gates)
  260. The Bag Man (Director: David Grovic)
  261. The Barber (Director: Basel Owies)
  262. The Blackout (Then There Was) (Director: Louis Mandylor)
  263. The Blood Lands (Director: Simeon Halligan)
  264. The Blue Room (Director: Mathieu Amalric)
  265. The Calling (Director: Jason Stone)
  266. The Captive (Director: Atom Egoyan)
  267. The Connection (Director: Cédric Jimenez)
  268. The Dark Horse (Director: James Napier Robertson)
  269. The Dead Lands (Director: Toa Fraser)
  270. The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (Director: Ned Benson)
  271. The Drop (Director: Michaël R. Roskam)
  272. The End Of Something (Director: Colin Rivera)
  273. The Equalizer (Director: Antoine Fuqua)
  274. The Forger (Director: Philip Martin)
  275. The Four 3 (Director: Gordon Chan)
  276. The Gambler (Director: Rupert Wyatt)
  277. The Giver (Director: Phillip Noyce)
  278. The Grand Budapest Hotel (Director: Wes Anderson)
  279. The Guest (Director: Adam Wingard)
  280. The Homesman (Director: Tommy Lee Jones)
  281. The Humbling (Director: Barry Levinson)
  282. The Hungover Games (Director: Josh Stolberg)
  283. The Interview (Directors: Evan Goldberg + Seth Rogen)
  284. The Judge (Director: David Dobkin)
  285. The Keeping Room (Director: Daniel Barber)
  286. The Last Diamond (137 Karat) (Director: Eric Barbier)
  287. The Living (Director: Jack Bryan)
  288. The Loft (Director: Erik Van Looy)
  289. The Lost Legion (Director: David Kocar + Petr Kubik)
  290. The M Word (Director: Henry Jaglom)
  291. The New Girlfriend (Director: François Ozon)
  292. The November Man (Director: Roger Donaldson)
  293. The One I Love (Director: Charlie McDowell)
  294. The Popcorn Chronicles (Director: Emilio Portes)
  295. The Possession Of Michael King (Director: David Jung)
  296. The Prince (Director: Brian A. Miller)
  297. The Purge: Anarchy (Director: James DeMonaco)
  298. The Pyramid (Director: Grégory Levasseu)
  299. The Raid II (Director: Gareth Evans)
  300. The Reckoning (Director: John V. Soto)
  301. The Riot Club (Director: Lone Scherfig)
  302. The Road Within (Director: Gren Wells)
  303. The Rover (Director: David Michôd)
  304. The Salvation (Director: Kristian Levring)
  305. The Scribbler (Director: John Suits)
  306. The Silent Storm (Director: Corinna McFarlane)
  307. The Skeleton Twins (Director Craig Johnson)
  308. The Sound And The Shadow (Director: Justin Paul Miller)
  309. The Suicide Theory (Director: Dru Brown)
  310. The Taking Of Deborah Logan (Director: Adam Robitel)
  311. The Target (Director: Chang)
  312. The Town That Dreaded Sundown (Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon)
  313. The Toy Soldiers (Director: Erik Peter Carlson)
  314. The Voices (Director: Marjane Satrapi)
  315. The Water Diviner (Director: Russell Crowe)
  316. The Young Kieslowski (Director: Kerem Sanga)
  317. They Came Together (Director: David Wain)
  318. They Exist (Director: BuAli Shah)
  319. This Is Where I Leave You (Director: Shawn Levy)
  320. Throwdown (Director: Timothy Woodward, Jr.)
  321. Top Five (Director: Chris Rock)
  322. Trash (Directors: Stephen Daldry + Christian Duurvoort)
  323. Tusk (Director: Kevin Smith)
  324. Two Men I Town (Director: Rachid Bouchareb)
  325. Two Night Stand (Director: Max Nichols)
  326. Two-Bit Waltz (Director: Clara Mamet)
  327. Unfriended (Director: Levan Gabriadze)
  328. Unsullied (Director: Simeon Rice)
  329. V/H/S Viral (Directors: Justin Benson, Gregg Bishop, Todd Lincoln, Aaron Moorhead, Marcel Sarmiento + Nacho Vigalondo)
  330. Walk Of Shame (Director: Steven Brill)
  331. Warrior Princess (Director: Shuuertsetseg Baatarsuren)
  332. We’ll Never Have Paris (Directors: Simon Helberg + Jocelyn Towne)
  333. Welcome To Me (Director: Shira Piven)
  334. Welcome To New York (Director: Abel Ferrara)
  335. What We Do In The Shadows (Directors: Jemaine Clement + Taika Waititi)
  336. Wheels (Directors: Tim Gagliardo + Donavon Warren)
  337. While We’re Young (Director: Noah Baumbach)
  338. Whiplash (Director: Damien Chazelle)
  339. White Bird In A Blizzard (Director: Gregg Araki)
  340. White God (Director: Kornél Mundruczó)
  341. Wild (Director: Jean-Marc Vallée)
  342. Wild Tales (Director: Damián Szifron)
  343. Wish I Was Here (Director: Zach Braff)
  344. Wolves (Director: David Hayter)
  345. Wrong Turn VI: Last Resort (Director: Valeri Milev)
  346. You’re Not You (Director: George C. Wolfe)
  347. Young Ones (Director: Jake Paltrow)
  348. Yves Saint Laurent (Director: Jalil Lespert)
  349. Zarra’s Law (Director: Juha Wuolijoki)
  350. Zombeavers (Director: Jordan Rubin)
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2015.12.25 18:16 deejaysea (Part 4) Goldberg: title matches vs Rick Fuller/Scott Putski & other bad WCW decisions [WON, 07/27/98 & more]

July 27, 1998
WCW has already taken the steam out of Goldberg's title win by not following it up and keeping the momentum going. He's got no program and the TV is still all built around Hogan, so it's like his title win meant nothing, similar to Hogan killing off the title while Sting held it. Hogan would be a valuable part of the company until he's 60 if he'd just move into the role Baba and Inoki took in Japan when they were washed up and it was time to build the new stars. In Inoki's case, he came back for big shows as a special attraction, but it was always clear the main events (with a few exceptions) were the younger guys and he was just the garnish and not the main course. In Baba's case, he is 60 and still around but he's kept himself in the middle of the show and nobody minds that physically he's an old man because he isn't in the main event. And both of those guys owned (or in Inoki's case partially owned) their companies and were smart enough to see the future. With Hogan, since he doesn't own it, he certainly doesn't care about the future and just uses the company as his personal vehicle to remain a star and if the company goes (not that it is in any danger of going anywhere with business like it is but it's not going to win the ratings regularly for a long time), he can always go back to the WWF. In the 80s, there was a lot of time when fans thought Inoki should step aside and he finally did about the time he was Hogan's age and even though Inoki was clearly past his prime then, he at 55 is a better worker than Hogan at 45, but he did have the senate to go to to placate his ego, but he was also tons more over than Hogan. But Baba never held his own company's major title after 1985 and Inoki's last world title reign was 1988 and both continued to be valuable members of the company while at the same time the companies both created new superstars to keep them flourishing and going to bigger heights until All Japan sputtered the past two years
WCW Thunder 7/18 Dark match main event saw Goldberg pin Giant in their first-ever singles meeting in 2:57. Goldberg, wearing a knee brace and with his forehead all marked up from head-butting inanimate objects, sold the entire match, finally getting choke slammed (he jumped early which screwed up the move somewhat). He kicked out, hit the spear and tried the jackhammer, but Giant was just two big and he couldn't make the turn so it was just a vertical suplex, but Giant stayed down for the pin. Goldberg got a great reaction, but it wasn't much better than Konnan or Page. The backlash on him is already starting as there were tons of Goldberg posters, more than anyone else in the company (second was Flair and he's not in the company) but a good 20% of them were negative with things like Goldberg can't wrestle, Goldberg sucks, DX says Goldberg suck it, and one in response to his quote in the New York Jewish paper about his matches being real, saying Goldberg, don't you know wrestling is fake. When he came out, if there were any boos, they were totally drowned out, but you couldn't miss all the negative posters
WCW Nitro 7/20 They mentioned the E Center as the house that Goldberg built since Goldberg's Nitro debut was 9/22 in the same building. Naturally to make perfect sense out of all this, Goldberg never appeared on the show.
Other Notes Lots of people noted that WCW was plugging all weekend that it would show the Hogan-Goldberg match on the 7/13 Nitro and it never did Page, Nash and Goldberg are being used as the spokespeople for the opening of the Nitro Cafe in Las Vegas
Both Nash and Goldberg have upcoming stints booked on the new "Love Boat" TV show
August 3, 1998
WCW Nitro 7/27 It opened with a black & white interview without Hogan and Bischoff, with Scott Hall handling it and passing it to Brian Adams, who challenged Goldberg for a title match later in the show. Adams' delivery is really outdated.
Bill Goldberg did his first interview. He did a good job, but I think it wasn't the right time for it and some of the mystique may have been hurt.
Goldberg beat Adams in 1:32 with the jackhammer in a sloppier than usual match.
Page beat Hogan via DQ in 4:11. There was a sign in the crowd when this match started "Extremely Crappy Wrestling." Hogan worked harder than usual and both were real aggressive, but after 3:00 Hogan started tiring out and it got really bad. Page did a great sell job on a stiff clothesline. Page hit the diamond cutter when Hennig, Hall and Norton ran in for the DQ. Wolfpac made the save. Eventually Goldberg showed up and was tackling everyone in sight until Giant choke slammed him just as the show went off the air. At this point, they had the Goldberg vs. Giant dark match which ended rather quickly with Goldberg popping up from the choke slam and hitting the spear and suplex combination
Other Notes Bob Raisman of the New York Daily News wrote a really good story in the 7/19 issue on the Bash at the Beach match It talked about CNN's Craig Sager interviewing Goldberg backstage and WCW officials freaking out because they didn't want Goldberg talking and Raisman brought up how Goldberg was being protected. Bischoff admitted it saying, "You have to make sure Goldberg is in there with the right people and he's wrestling in the right matches. You have to make sure he's in the right storylines. You have to be careful about what you plug him into."
Goldberg will be on TSN's "Off the Record" this week
After seeing Austin and Goldberg live over the past week and when it comes to comparison with the reactions Hogan would get live, Hogan's reactions live in his prime and even as late as the early 80s beat both of them. Austin's drawing power is great and is a great worker, but he can't match Hogan's charisma. Goldberg's reactions to his finish and his intro are better than Austin's, but since his work isn't close, he can't take the crowd up and down while working a match like Austin can
August 17, 1998
Road Wild 1998 Then in the mind-boggling booking decision of the year, Bill Goldberg, with no opponents ready to challenge him for the title, eliminated everyone except Kevin Nash (who walked out himself no doubt as a booking compromise to him since many in upper management were already legitimately scared he wasn't going to show up in the first place) in winning a Battle Royal. At the end, Goldberg used the tackle and jackhammer on Giant, thereby ending any curiosity over what is going to happen when the two meet in the various upcoming house show main events and killing intrigue in a potential PPV match against probably the only opponent aside from Hogan that he possibly could draw against. You couldn't have booked that match dumber had you tried.
The finish was supposed to have Leno using the diamond cutter, a relatively simple move to learn, on Bischoff, but they didn't trust him to do it and instead had Eubanks do it and Leno scored the pin on Bischoff. After the match, the heels jumped the babyfaces to allow Bill Goldberg, wearing his title belt, to do a run-in and tackle both Hogan and Bischoff (Bischoff again doing a professional job). This was smart because the in-ring celebration had Leno, Eubanks, Page and Goldberg wearing the title belt, again a set-up spot which hopefully would get Goldberg's photo into the mainstream media. In that way, the final match was very smartly done, and really not all that bad to watch.
  1. Bill Goldberg won a nine-man Battle Royal featuring eight members of NWO Wolfpac vs. NWO Hollywood in 7:58. Goldberg backflipped Scott Hall out at 1:25. Kevin Nash, who management was concerned about not even showing up until the day of the event, then got to be the only wrestler in the match that Goldberg didn't eliminate as he simply walked out over the top rope at 1:35 to try and pound on Hall. Goldberg bloodied his lip. Match died about 4:00 in. Goldberg threw out Konnan (Charles Ashenoff) in 4:56. Goldberg speared and threw out Curt Hennig in 6:47. Goldberg then clotheslined Sting (Steve Borden) and Scott Norton out in 6:53. Goldberg speared and threw out Lex Luger (Larry Pfohl) in 7:09. Giant then choke slammed Goldberg, who popped right back up, speared Giant, delivered the jackhammer, and pinned him clean in the middle. It was a good finish for the moment, but it made absolutely no sense from a booking standpoint to do that finish on PPV at this time. This was the first match where the audience seemed to have a vague idea who the wrestlers were, although none got big pops they seemed to at least get the reaction as recognizable stars. Goldberg's reaction was way down compared to usual for the same reason everyone's was, and also because outdoors it's harder to pipe the fake chants in and there was little in the way of chants for him during the show or match. *
Other Notes USA Today ran a front page of the "Life" section story on pro wrestling on 8/6, complete with photos and a capsule profile on Bill Goldberg and Steve Austin. Goldberg was quoted as saying of Austin, "I respect the guy for what he's done, but I don't respect him enough to copy him. Steve Austin is known as one of the best promo guys in the world. But Steve Austin doesn't do one thing that I can do in the ring." Austin on Goldberg: "Goldberg is squashing people with his power moves, and that's great. But he doesn't know the psychology yet. I'm able to go out there and take the fans on a 30-minute roller coaster ride."
They may do War Games with three teams, Wolpac, NWO Hollywood and WCW (which could be Hellwig & DDP & Goldberg and a fourth member). Hellwig will be known as The Warrior, because there is still a legal battle ongoing between Hellwig and WWF for the rights to the name Ultimate Warrior
WCW Thunder 8/5 They had two dark matches, with Misterio Jr. beating Jericho in a non-title and Goldberg pinning Giant
WCW Nitro 8/10 Jim Duggan pinned Barbarian with a schoolboy in 3:42. After the match Hugh Morrus interfered, but Meng made the save. Meng then destroyed everyone in the world including Duggan and all of WCW security with the Tongan death grip to try and make him a monster for his match with Goldberg in the main event.
Hogan did an interview challenging Goldberg to a title match and saying he'd be at ringside for the main event.
Finally Goldberg pinned Meng with the jackhammer in 2:07. NWO Wolfpac and Hollywood were both at ringside. After the match Hogan hit Goldberg in the back with a pathetic chair shot that poor Goldberg had to sell, which was bad since he's never sold so much that looks so much better. Nash got the chair from Hogan before Goldberg turned around. Goldberg turned around and saw Nash in the ring and speared him just as the show went off the air. Goldberg delivered a fantastic three minutes of ratings, but his pops all week were down and there were boos after the show went off the air directed at him for attacking Nash
August 31, 1998
WCW Nitro 8/24 Wolfpac did an interview. I swear I heard this same interview 15 times before. Must be clairvoyance or something. Either that or they say the exact same thing every interview. Eventually Nash called out Goldberg and the fans booed, but then he asked Goldberg to be his partner in the tag match.
Hogan & Giant vs. Goldberg & Nash ended up with half the world interfering right in front of the ref and a pinfall counted as Goldberg jackhammered Hennig. It was dreadful when Giant was in with Nash and didn't have any heat either, although it had a lot of heat for Hogan vs. Goldberg although that was no great shakes either. Hogan threw Nash out of the ring and Nash didn't seem to like being made to be a background for someone else's big save, and Giant clotheslined Goldberg over the top so poor Goldberg & Nash were set-up guys for Page, Warrior and Piper running in
WCW Saturday Night taping, 8/25 The only notes at press time that we have on the WCW Saturday Night tapings on 8/25 in Terre Haute, IN are that Goldberg no-showed his scheduled main event with Giant. After a match where Page beat Hennig via DQ, they turned the lights on and thanked everyone for coming, sending everyone home unhappy since the only match ever advertised was one that didn't take place and the most popular wrestler didn't appear. Giant did work the show doing a 60 second squash on Van Hammer
Other Notes The New York Daily News had a two-page column by Mark Kriegel on Goldberg. Very little of note in the story as his football career is well documented. Goldberg said that he got the idea of his character as a cross between a UFC fighter, Bruiser Brody and John Matuszak
September 7, 1998
WCW Thunder 8/26 In the main, Page & Konnan beat Giant & Ray via DQ when the NWO interfered and Goldberg made the save, and it wound up with Goldberg giving Giant the jackhammer, but probably after the show went off the air. Too bad the U.S. mail wasn't faster as I'd have saved everyone two hours out of their lives by not watching this.
WCW Nitro 8/31 They showed a clip of Goldberg at the Miami Marlins game hanging out with Mark McGwire. And yes, WCW is interested in having McGwire wrestle after the season is over although that deal is probably not even in the preliminary stages.
Goldberg retained his world heavyweight title beating Al Greene, who Kevin Nash acknowledged as his first tag team partner (as The Master Blasters way back in late 1990). Anyway, Greene earned his title shot by winning a War Games in the local pool hall, certainly not by not wrestling for the past decade, and Goldberg jackhammer'd him in 2:17.
Other Notes Most reports are that Hall will be out of action for a while due to his latest problem so at this point he and Nash will probably never wrestle each other, which goes leave a Goldberg vs. Nash match as a possibility for Havoc since the original plan was to do Hogan vs. Warrior.
In regard to Goldberg and the 8/25 show in Terre Haute, IN, here's the story. Goldberg vs. Giant was advertised as the dark match main event in both Terre Haute and Peoria. Some time back, Goldberg had asked for those two days off and J.J. Dillon gave him the days off. Somehow, with the typical great communication internally, the promotions department never knew that and continued to advertise him. Nobody even knew there was a problem until the day of Terre Haute when they realized the only match advertised was Goldberg vs. Giant and Goldberg wasn't there. The Providence deal turned into a disaster as the original thinking was that maybe 40 percent of the 7,000+ who paid would actually go to the box office the week after the show and ask for refunds, but as it turned out, all but 1,800 got refunds so the idea of doing what they did in Providence was ruled out although WCW again didn't do itself any favors by never booking a firm return date to Providence that fans could use those tickets for instead of refunding them. So instead, the decision was made to not inform the crowd in Terre Haute about Goldberg not being there, and to basically warm up the cars and all sprint out of the building like Earl Hebner in Montreal the minute the Page-Hennig match was over and before anyone in the crowd realized what was up and started throwing furniture. Basically, Goldberg had to be practically begged to appear in Peoria but he did come but wasn't happy about it, made doubly screwy for him because WCW had booked him for the main event in Peoria at the end of a four hour taping and for all sorts of media appearances in New York City early the next morning as part of the Nassau Coliseum ticket sale kick-off, and to get him to both places required chartering a jet for $11,000.
September 14, 1998
WCW Nitro 9/7 Piper did an interview, reminiscent of someone babbling on but totally out of touch. He said he didn't like being put in that position but agreed he's team with Page on the show, but said War Games wasn't about teams, it was every man for himself to get a shot at Goldberg.
Ernest Miller beat Kenny Kaos with a high kick in 3:07. Miller attempted another interview and challenged anyone in the company to come out. Fans chanted for Goldberg. Nobody came out.
Goldberg pinned Scott Putski with the jackhammer in 52 seconds. More matches like that and the anti-Goldberg backlash will pile up a lot of momentum.
Other Notes I never considered this, but the fact Bill Goldberg is Jewish has become a tremendous p.r. coup for WCW. There are many important media power brokers that are Jewish, and for that reason, the idea of a Jewish world heavyweight champion is one they are willing to do stories on. Goldberg has been getting several stories a week around the country in major newspapers with more to come and this past week was even in the New Yorker with a story on a Rabbi and his daughter watching wrestling every Monday night to see him. The Miami Herald just did a story on parents Jed and Ethel.
Spin Magazine is working on a Goldberg piece. Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly are also working on pro wrestling pieces.
WWF has produced a very limited quantity of "Austin rules, Goldberg sucks" t-shirts for sale at some major mall stores.
September 21, 1998
WCW Fall Brawl BEST MATCH POLL Raven vs. Perry Saturn 84 Chris Jericho vs. Fake Goldberg 8
Whether Fall Brawl set a new standard for awful in PPV is a debatable issue. What isn't debatable is that it was near the top of any list of the worst PPV wrestling shows ever.
With the exception of a very good Raven vs. Saturn match, a funny comedy spot with Chris Jericho and a fake Bill Goldberg (although fans live hated it because the set-up implied Goldberg would appear and he didn't), and the good news announcement by Tony Schiavone that doctors believed they were able to get all the cancerous cells out of Jim Duggan's body in the operation three days earlier, there was nothing of any value whatsoever during the three hours.
  1. Chris Jericho (Chris Irvine) defeated a fake Bill Goldberg in 1:15. It was all comedy. First Jericho was walking around lost backstage trying to get to the ring. Then Goldberg's music played and a guy who looked to be about 5-foot-2 came out, who I believe is either a Georgia indie wrestler who uses the name C.C. Develine or sometimes jobber Johnny Attitude (who I believe was the most likely of the two) since it's said he just recently got his head shaved and got a Goldberg tatoo on his arm. I believe Develine actually just a few weeks ago was at a Titan TV taping looking to play the role of a fake Steve Austin (he does a total Austin gimmick as comedy on indie shows). He did all the Goldberg mannerisms and Jericho even sold the spear, before beating him with a Lion tamer. The crowd felt ripped off since before the first match they made the big announcement to the live crowd of a Jericho vs. Goldberg match added to the show. They really needed to have the real Goldberg do a run-in after the match so at least fans would see Goldberg live. Actually this was one of the best parts of the show but some didn't like it because it was exactly like a gimmick done just two months ago with Rey Misterio Jr. 1/2*
WCW Thunder 9/10 Goldberg beat Rick Fuller in 1:38 with the jackhammer. They did a lot of UFC spots. Hogan and Disciple interfered and Goldberg speared Disciple.
After Goldberg's match and before and during Ray vs. Nash, the place began emptying and there was no crowd heat.
WCW Nitro 9/14 Finally Goldberg pinned Sting to keep the title in 8:07. A lot better than you'd think. Sting did his best job in a long time. Finish saw Sting get the scorpion on after Goldberg missed the spear. Hogan ran in and kicked Sting off, and Goldberg used the spear and jackhammer. After the match Hogan attacked Goldberg with pathetic offense, and Hart ran in, or limped in, and made the save
Latest rumors, and again, any plans in wrestling more than 48 hours from now are subject to change and long-term plans are almost definitely not going to happen like that, but anyway, the title is scheduled to go from Goldberg to Hogan to Nash, or from Goldberg to Nash if they can cut Hogan out of the equation, although that may all be to keep Nash happy because a happy Nash supplies lots of good ideas
Other Notes It appears the top matches for Halloween Havoc on 10/25 in Las Vegas are Hogan vs. Warrior, Goldberg vs. Page, Rick Steiner vs. Scott Steiner no DQ, Hall vs. Nash and something involving Sting & Hart depending upon where the storyline has gone by that time
There was an AP story about the latest fiasco on the road on 9/15 in Mobile, AL for WCW Saturday Night tapings that drew 3,988 paying $78,925. The original booking was for a Goldberg vs. Giant dark match, which was the only match advertised. After the problems in Terre Haute and Peoria, it came out that Goldberg had also been promised Mobile off and as it turned out, Giant missed the date as well because he was taking care of his problem in Nassau. The newspaper ad, which only listed one match, also had seven photos of wrestlers, only two of whom appeared. They did change some of the advertising and not list a main event, but that was after most of the tickets had been sold. In the building they made no announcement and when the show ended the crowd was furious and chanting refund. After the problems in Providence, that wasn't going to happen again. The story quoted the building manager, Jay Hagerman as blaming WCW for the problem. Alan Sharpe of WCW claimed that photos of wrestlers in a newspaper ad are listing people that could be appearing and not necessarily would be appearing. Oh boy was that bad. Anyway, WCW in the local newspaper story said that anyone who saved their ticket stub from this show can get a free ticket to the next house show in Mobile. This also resulted in the weakest merchandise night for WCW of the year at just $4.65 per head because at these shows where Goldberg no-shows, they sell no merchandise for anyone when people leave the building
September 28, 1998
NJPW notes Keiji Muto has talked of going to Nitro to challenge Goldberg for the WCW title
WCW Nitro 9/21 Alex Wright came out and said he was sick of WCW. At that point, he wasn't exactly alone. He challenged Page and said if he won, he'd get the title shot at Goldberg. Fat chance. Mike Tenay insisted that Page is the people's champion. Maybe the Village People, but not any other people. Page won with the diamond cutter in 1:26. The people's champ (now let me get this straight, why is he the people's champ and not Rocky?) did an interview and all the people were chanting "Goldberg" at him. Some fans were booing him and others were quiet. Thankfully the Mug Root Beer commercial came on and the old ref was the best thing thus far on the show once again.
Other notes At press time, the scheduled matches for Halloween Havoc on 10/25 are Hogan vs. Warrior, Goldberg vs. DDP for the title, Scott Hall vs. Kevin Nash, Rick Steiner vs. Scott Steiner no DQ, Konnan vs. Eddie Guerrero and Billy Kidman vs. Juventud Guerrera for the cruiserweight title along with something involving Sting and Bret Hart in a key position although I'm not clear where their story line will be at that point
People were furious about Goldberg not being there and there were a lot of Nitro sux chants by the fans in the parking lot after the show as well. It had been hinted that this would be Goldberg's one year Anniversary since his TV debut was 9/22 of last year in Salt Lake City. He was there and fans knew it since many knew he was in town the previous day for an autograph session (he arrived two hours late which a lot of fans also knew). This is a true story. Because Goldberg has been getting so much positive press from being Jewish, they didn't want to get the Jewish community mad by having him wrestle on Rosh Hashana. You know, because 32 years ago Sandy Koufax (this totally awesome baseball pitcher for the Dodgers) wouldn't pitch in a World Series game although that was on Yom Kippur, which is a much bigger Jewish holiday and someone got confused between the two and decided not to have him appear
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2014.09.05 16:31 LansdowneStreet Chuck Noll and Weeb Ewbank: Six Degrees Of Great Defense

One of the themes football fans have gotten used to throughout the years has been a stellar defense taking all of football by storm and competing for a championship largely on the force of the defense alone. This has brought organizations trophies, and helped others change everything entirely.
(Note: I do not intend this piece to declare a “best defense in NFL history.” First, there’s no way of possibly knowing which awesome defense was better than which other awesome defense. Second, I have a horse in that race and therefore am too biased to successfully declare such a thing. The defenses that I will mention in this article as well as many others have valid cases of their own. This is simply an exercise in tracing lineage.)
You know the usual candidates, so much that I won’t even list them just yet. A few of them are in the conversation automatically, the rest are left up to individual preference.
The strange pattern emerges when you realize that many—not all by any stretch, but a lot—of these historic defenses can be traced all the way back to two legendary NFL teams: The 1968 New York Jets, and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ famed “Steel Curtain” of the 1970s. Those two teams brought a number of concepts to NFL defenses that are still in use to tremendous effect today.
You will see an evolution of Weeb Ewbank’s Jets in week one of the NFL season. You will see a continuation of Chuck Noll’s defensive philosophy as well. Think of it like the Kevin Bacon game: For these teams, you can play Six Degrees of Chuck Noll, or Six Degrees of Weeb Eubank. Let’s look at these historic defenses and see if any fans can see their own defense in there.
Let’s start with Ewbank. Weeb Ewbank is probably best known for his work with the Baltimore Colts in the late 1950s, including one of the most famous football games ever played, the 1958 NFL Championship against the Giants, nicknamed “The Greatest Game Ever Played.” Johnny Unitas was a Ewbank product. So was defensive back Don Shula, who famously would go on to be Ewbank’s successor in Baltimore. After Baltimore, Ewbank went to the growing AFL to coach the New York Jets of the Joe Namath vintage.
The 1968 New York Jets were aggressive on defense. Their 43 sacks were good for third in the AFL and 10 above the league average. Against the run the Jets were best in the league, holding opponents to 85.4 yards per game on the ground. The Jets were known to swarm on defense, and it showed in Super Bowl III, their crowning achievement. Three interceptions in the first half against league MVP Earl Morall and, of course, the heavily-favored Colts. The Jets were a defense that took a lot of risks (they gave up over 30 points three different times that season) but often reaped the rewards of those risks by forcing poor play on the other side of the ball. Aggressive defense creating opportunities with swarming formations. Does that sound familiar to any fans of any specific teams?
Weeb Ewbank’s defensive line coach in 1968 was a man by the name of Buddy Ryan. Ryan learned quite a bit under Ewbank (and defensive coordinator Walt Michaels) with the Jets, working there until 1976 when he took the same defensive line coaching position with the Minnesota Vikings. The Purple People Eaters, largely forgotten to NFL history, were another risk-taking defense that attacked the quarterback and tried to force mistakes. (Motto: “Meet at the quarterback.”) Ryan came in toward the end of this period, but it certainly shaped his coaching philosophy. While the Vikings, much like Noll’s Steelers, had a formidable front four they were happy to send people to assist those four in the pass rush. In 1978, Buddy Ryan became the defensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears.
Another defense that needs no introduction, the Bears of the 1980s were legendary. Mike Singletary (drafted in 1981 with Buddy Ryan on the coaching staff) led the unit, and Ryan was the creativity behind it all. The most famous thing the Bears brought to the table was the 46 formation, a very aggressive formation that stacks the defensive line and makes for many options involving the blitz. That’s how Joe Ferguson of the Detroit Lions got knocked unconscious by a sack in week 17. That’s how the Patriots in Super Bowl XX were ground into a fine powder. It didn’t matter that they carried themselves in, let’s say, a unique fasion (in fairness, they weren’t there to cause no trouble…) or that this was a particularly loaded era of football that required them to play Bill Walsh’s Niners in the regular season, Dan Marino and the Dolphins for their only blemish, Bill Parcells’ Giants in the divisional round, and Eric Dickerson and the Rams in the NFC Championship. They were overpowering.
After a falling out with Bears head coach Mike Ditka, Ryan found himself in charge of the Philadelphia Eagles as a head coach. This paired Buddy Ryan up with one Reggie White, the Minister of Defense. If you enjoy the blitz. If you enjoy watching quarterbacks fear for their very lives, and you haven’t heard of the 1991 Philadelphia Eagles, consider yourself excused to go watch Youtube videos of the defense of your dreams. Perhaps no defense—not the 85 Bears, not Dick LeBeau’s Steelers in the 2000s, not Ryan’s son Rex and his Jets of 2009—blitzed as successfully as the 1991 Philadelphia Eagles. Mike Golic, Seth Joyner, and Eric Allen were all on the Eagles with White that year. Clyde Simmons had 13 sacks that year. White had 15. The Eagles as a team? 54 sacks. Like the 68 Jets and 85 Bears, #1 in yards allowed. Philadelphia went 10-6 in 1991 and failed to qualify for the NFL playoffs, but that defense deserved better.
Worth noting that Buddy Ryan lost his job with the Eagles after the 1990 season. The 1991 Eagles were coached by Rich Kotite. Yet that defense was started by Ryan and exhibited many of the hallmarks of Buddy Ryan’s defenses. The assembly of that defense, if not the execution, can be attributed to Ryan.
In 2000, Buddy Ryan’s son Rex found himself a part of the 2000 Baltimore Ravens, another punishing defense that was not afraid to send linebackers after the quarterback. As an assistant under Brian Billick and defensive coordinator Marvin Lewis, Ryan had a hand in the NFL development of Ray Lewis, one of the top defensive players of his era.
Rex stayed on with Baltimore, and when Lewis pursued his head coaching career Rex Ryan became Baltimore’s defensive coordinator. While he never got another ring with the Ravens, the defense remained one of the finest in the league throughout Rex Ryan’s tenure. Now with the Jets—mind you, the team where this all began—Rex Ryan continues to put his own twist on a swarming, “meet at the quarterback” defensive philosophy that the NFL may never outgrow. His brother in New Orleans is also keeping the torch alive, using his take on the philosophy to try and repair a Saints defense that just needs to keep pace with their passing game.
Chuck Noll’s Steel Curtain really needs no introduction, but their style of play is often misrepresented by the hype. Yes, the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1970s had some very strong men that could put any quarterback on their back. They were not, however, a particularly blitz-happy team. Not that they refused to send people. From the linebackers the Steelers demanded versatility; the abilty to blitz when needed and drop into a zone when appropriate. Those linebackers were responsible for the middle of the football field. It was the Steelers’ front four who applied the bulk of the pressure: Joe Greene, L.C. Greenwood, Ernie Holmes, and Dwight White. Linebacker Jack Ham shone as both a pass-rusher and a linebacker in pass coverage as well, racking up interceptions throughout his career. Cornerback Mel Blount made the Hall of Fame operating out of a zone that required him to read the quarterback and jump passing routes, as well as forced him to make open-field tackles. The vertical passing game was the responsibility of the safeties. Does that sound familiar to any fans of specific teams?
The final championship the Steelers won in that Steel Curtain era, the 1979 season, included a new addition at cornerback. Mel Blount’s playing partner did not set the league on fire exactly, though he did execute his zone very well and get the job done. What’s notable is that he learned Noll’s defense, and it shaped a coaching career of his own. Tony Dungy was hired in the mid 1980s as a defensive assistant under Noll in Pittsburgh. From 1984-1988, Tony Dungy was Chuck Noll’s defensive coordinator, tweaking the Cover Two zone the Steelers used to try and fit a changing league.
After Pittsburgh, Dungy caught on with Kansas City as a defensive backs coach. He re-emerged as a defensive coordinator in 1992 with the Minnesota Vikings. In 1993, Minnesota ranked first in the NFL in yards allowed. The Vikings utilized an opportunistic zone, asking their cornerbacks to read the quarterback and jump passing routes to create interceptions while the front four provides the pressure. In 1993 and 1994 Minnesota made the playoffs. Both years they were eliminated in the Wild Card round.
Dungy’s next stop was Tampa Bay, where as head coach he took the philosophies beneath Chuck Noll’s Steel Curtain, got together with coaching journeyman Monte Kiffin to adapt them, found players who could thrive in that system, and now that adaptation of what he learned in Pittsburgh has a name all its own: The Tampa Two. The fundamental differences being that the Tampa Two slightly tweaks the cover two zone to better utilize linebackers, and through an interesting wrinkle these defenses seem especially equipped for the pick-six (as shown in the careers of Ronde Barber, Charles Tillman, Derrick Brooks, and Lance Briggs).
From Tony Dungy’s staff in Tampa Bay came Herman Edwards, who installed the Tampa Two briefly with the New York Jets and saw a brief Jets resurgence, but not necessarily as a result of the defense. Dungy’s longtime defensive coordinator in Tampa, Monte Kiffin, stayed with the Bucs in 2002 after Dungy was fired. Kiffin maintained the defense he had helped build, and that defense won Tampa Bay the Super Bowl after the 2002 season. (It is little coincidence that the Buccaneers saw a large dropoff, especially on defense, when Monte Kiffin left to assist his son’s coaching career.) It seems odd—even from this biased perspective—to compare the 2002 Buccaneers to the Steel Curtain, but the themes are there. The front four in Tampa Bay provided nearly all the pressure, between Warren Sapp and Simeon Rice. Derrick Brooks played in his zone so well that he scored four touchdowns (plus one in the Super Bowl) during the 2002 season. Ronde Barber was so uniquely and perfectly suited to this zone that many people mistook his immense ability as the product of a system that has never quite produced another Ronde Barber. As for the safeties, John Lynch was among the most punishing defenders of his era.
Many of Dungy and Kiffin’s assistants over the years were poached by other teams in an effort to create the same magic. Rod Marinelli was hired to be the head coach of the Detroit Lions, which did not go particularly well, though Marinelli has found more success as a defensive assistant and is now in the defensive coordinator job in Dallas. Raheem Morris, defensive backs coach for a long time in Tampa Bay, became Jon Gruden’s successor and, for a brief period in 2010, seemed to be putting something together. Of course, by far the most well-known among this group was Lovie Smith, former linebacker coach in Tampa Bay turned defensive coordinator for the 2001 St. Louis Rams and eventually Chicago Bears head coach. Now he’s returning to a Tampa Bay team that should be very well-suited for his defense. The most successful former Dungy assistant? Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin. (Like the Jets, a cycle that began in Pittsburgh has produced a coach in Pittsburgh. This is also true of Tampa Bay, where the Tampa Two began, bringing Smith in.)
Once Dungy left Tampa Bay, he quickly found a new head coaching position in Indianapolis. It’s true, the Colts were never known for their defense during Dungy’s time in Indianapolis, but they did manage to field a defense good enough to hold Peyton Manning’s leads in 2006.
Indianapolis faced off in the Super Bowl against the Chicago Bears, Lovie Smith’s team and a fantastic iteration of that philosophy that began in Pittsburgh. With a tough front four, a versatile linebacking group led in stature by Brian Urlacher but led on the field by the incredibly athletic Lance Briggs. Charles Tillman was coming into his own as a Tampa Two corner, taking opportunities wherever he could to disrupt. The 2006 Chicago Bears nearly won a Super Bowl on defense and a truly formidable special teams unit. Perhaps the only reason they did not was that the great defense the Bears were running essentially had Tony Dungy’s name on it.
Six degrees of Weeb Ewbank -The 1958/1959 Baltimore Colts (HC Weeb Ewbank) -The 1968 New York Jets (HC Weeb Ewbank) -The 1976-1977 Minnesota Vikings, part of the Purple People Eaters era (DL coach Buddy Ryan was NYJ DL Coach in 1968) -The 1985 Chicago Bears (DC Buddy Ryan, coached under Ewbank) -The 1991 Philadelphia Eagles (1990 HC Buddy Ryan) -The 2000 Baltimore Ravens (Defensive Line Coach Rex Ryan was LB coach under Buddy Ryan in Arizona in 1994-95) -The 2001 and 2003 New England Patriots (Linebacker Coach Rob Ryan was DB coach in Arizona under Buddy Ryan) -The 2009 New York Jets (HC Rex Ryan) -The present day New York Jets (Rex Ryan) and New Orleans Saints (Rob Ryan)
Six degrees of Chuck Noll -The 1974-1979 Pittsburgh Steelers (HC Chuck Noll) -The 1994 Minnesota Vikings (DC Tony Dungy was DC under Chuck Noll and DB for 1979 Steelers) -The 1998-2002 Tampa Bay Buccaneers (HC Tony Dungy) -The 2001 St. Louis Rams (DC Lovie Smith, coached under Dungy) -The 2006 Chicago Bears (HC Lovie Smith) -The 2006 Indianapolis Colts (HC Tony Dungy) -The 2010 Pittsburgh Steelers (HC Mike Tomlin, coached under Dungy) -The present-day Dallas Cowboys (DC Rod Marinelli, coached under Monte Kiffin who coached under Dungy), Pittsburgh Steelers (HC Mike Tomlin), Detroit Lions (HC Jim Caldwell, coached under Dungy), and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (HC Lovie Smith)
Thanks to: Wikipedia, Pro Football Reference, and a lifetime of ESPN Classic and NFL Films.
For more in the NFL Round Table History Series, see the first post, an overview of the football credentials of John Madden.
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2010.02.17 06:47 hirsen Late night is sure volatile these days. Jay Leno’s musician partner, guitarist and bandleader Kevin Eubanks, is leaving Leno some time after the late night host goes back to the “Tonight Show,” according to the New York Times

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