Richard Elfman
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Reviews // 2 Articles
//Features

Madness. Shame. Humiliation: Richard Elfman on Growing Up Absurd
28 Oct 2015 // 8:00 PM

In 1980, Richard Elfman released a very strange movie called Forbidden Zone. No one saw it. At least not in theaters. Today it's one of the best-known underground films around.

Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008
12 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.

//Reviews

Richard Elfman's Cult Masterpiece Gets a New Lease on Life Ahead of the Imminent Sequel
9 Dec 2015 // 8:15 PM

Released in 1980, this absurd musical comedy would influence a decade of absurdist flirting film and television despite being met with almost universal revulsion.

The Forbidden Zone
19 Aug 2008 // 4:59 PM

Richard Elfman and his traveling musical theatre troupe The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo re-create their eclectic – I want to say psychotropic – stage show on film. Yay?

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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