Jerry Zucker
Reviews // 3 Articles
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Airplane!: The 'Don't Call Me Shirley!' Edition (1980)
10 Jan 2006 // 6:00 PM

Airplane! basically gets by on one joke: sight gags based on tricks of perspective or on thwarting expectation.

Rat Race (2001)
31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

It's full of pratfalls, sight gags, and irreverence toward 'I Love Lucy', Nazis, body piercing, a very unlucky cow, and a dog. Fortunately, Zucker executes them all like a ringmaster.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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