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Wednesday, March 11 2009

The Secret Policeman’s Balls

The seemingly smutty and initially baffling title is the collective moniker for a series of Amnesty International benefit concerts, held in London.


Sunday, February 15 2009

The Art of Soccer with John Cleese

Cleese seems to be well aware of his pandering, as he plays a caricature of himself.


Tuesday, January 27 2009

Obama & More Critical Commentary on Cultural Imperialism in 2008’s ‘The Day the Earth Stood Still’

The Day the Earth Stood Still was rich in contemporary and relevant social criticism despite the regurgitating an apocalypse narrative and re-hashing Keanu Reeves as another prophetic savior.


Friday, December 12 2008

The Day the Earth Stood Still

On its face, casting Keanu Reeves as Klaatu, that most thoughtful visitor from another planet, seems inspired. Or maybe just obvious.


Tuesday, November 25 2008

The Complete Monty Pythons Flying Circus: Collectors Edition Megaset

The Python legacy is like the Python treatment of death: vast, ridiculous, constant.


Friday, September 19 2008

Igor

Igor fences Eva into a very old-fashioned position: literally a man’s creation, she helps to "civilize" the all-male society.


Thursday, September 11 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008

Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.


Monday, September 8 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008

From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.


Monday, October 8 2007

Part 2 - Outsider Influences

TV was at a standstill. On one side -- the status quo. On the other -- the innovators from outside the mainstream. Guess who ended up winning the 'classics’ argument?


Thursday, July 5 2007

Shrek the Third

Is there a rule that decrees all movie-based games be mediocre?


John Cleese Comedy Collection (Reviews) [10.Jun.07]
Kids’ DVDs: June 2007 (Features) [5.Jun.07]
Charlottes Web (2006) (Reviews) [14.Dec.06]
At Last the 1948 Show (Reviews) [22.Sep.05]
Valiant (2005) (Reviews) [26.Aug.05]
Shrek 2 (2004) (Reviews) [20.May.04]
Die Another Day (2002) (Reviews) [29.Nov.02]
The World Is Not Enough (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Rat Race (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Rat Race (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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