Sorry, I just have to get this off my chest, as I think it speaks volumes about the current state of affairs in America. I just used the phrase "straight man" when discussing comedy. I even followed it up--IMMEDIATELY, same sentence--by referencing Abbott and Costello. Some stupid fuck still thought I was talking sexual orientation … Continue reading Fuck, am I really that old?
What's up, everybody? Sorry it's been so long, but I finally got time to upload this video of my (admittedly brief) conversation with the great Barry Bostwick of Rocky Horror Picture Show, Spin City, Scandal, and countless other projects. I certainly appreciated him taking the time to talk with me, because he didn't have to. … Continue reading Barry Bostwick – Wizard World Portland 2017
Last night I went to see Young Frankenstein at a local theater. Put out through Fathom Events, it was a tribute showing by Mel Brooks in honor of star Gene Wilder, who died suddenly just weeks ago. I wondered, briefly, when they announced this showing, why they hadn’t chosen Blazing Saddles. Then I realized: this event was to … Continue reading “Young Frankenstein”
So, articles of this sort are arriving on the scene in the wake of the Batman vs Superman debacle (Read my review of that HERE): "Suicide Squad reshoots bode well for the DC movieverse" by Devin Faraci over at BirthMoviesDeath.com. Look, I don't want to quibble with Devin over his sources about the reshoots. Clearly, … Continue reading “Suicide Squad” Reshoots – Good or Bad news?
The wife and I went to see Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes (better known as the titular pair of stoner slackers from Kevin Smith’s movies) at Wiseguys Comedy last night. I wasn’t real sure about the format, but Kevin has long been on my list of people to see, so I went. Unfortunately, I didn’t … Continue reading “Jay and Silent Bob Get Old” – 27 January 2016
When I first decided to write a review for “Evil Dead: The Musical Ultimate 4D Experience,” I thought it would be basically a nice little puff piece explaining why I enjoy seeing it. But I think, if I simply do that, that I am doing it a disservice, and the more I think about it, … Continue reading Evil Dead: The Musical 4D Experience–and so much more
I suppose that it has been hard to miss that my last few posts here have been a bit....brusque. I understand if that has upset some people, as those posts haven’t been peppered with the silly wit and mindless banter that normally inhabit my posts. Please understand that this blog is not going to be … Continue reading An explanation for regulars of MyOwnLittleShadow.