Archive for January, 2015

If you believe, they made a movie based on a 1992 R.E.M. song. In 1999’s Man on the Moon, Jim Carrey plays 1970s-80s comedian Andy Kaufman. Focusing mostly on Kaufman’s career and comedy style, the film portrays Kaufman as a prankster who lucked out. After being discovered for his awkward-but-intentionally-so musical/comedy act/prank by talent manager   Read More …

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In the event of a terrestrial monster attack on earth, here is a list of places to avoid: island countries; island states; bridges; New York City; coastlines; the ocean; Tokyo; nuclear power plants. In 2014’s Godzilla, the namesake monster sets out to prove once again he is the biggest, baddest terrifying creature on the planet,   Read More …

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In the genre of zombie-alien space slug-comedy-horror, Slither is among the best. In the small town of Wheelsy, South Carolina, Grant Grant (Michael Rooker) is just unlikable enough to not be made for being host to the aforementioned zombie-alien space slug. His wife (Elizabeth Banks) notices something is wrong, and gets the police chief (Nathan   Read More …

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BASEketball is the epitome of all involved – it is certainly a David Zucker film, it’s definitely from the 1990s, and it for sure stars Matt Parker and Trey Stone. No other director, era or cast would make this film work as it is – a perfect storm of slapstick. Coop and Remer (Parker and   Read More …

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