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The King of Comedy

A guy can get anything he wants so long as he pays the price. As a first class fantasist myself, The King of Comedy (1982) makes me uncomfortable.  Sure, I don’t have cardboard cutouts of all my favorite stars and comedians, but … Continue reading

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The Great McGinty

If it wasn’t for graft, you’d get a very low type of person in politics. There is a kind of film that I like to categorize as “The Bad Old Days”.  Some show people in the same compromising situations we’re … Continue reading

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In a World…

I’m going to support you by not supporting you. I love voices and accents.  I like to hear them, I like to do them, and it’s always better when they’re good.  So often someone will try on a British accent … Continue reading

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Blue Jasmine

There’s only so many traumas a person can withstand ‘til they take to the streets and start screaming. Woody Allen has inspired some looking the other way in his career with pro-Woody factions taking responsibility for his ‘admittedly lesser work’ … Continue reading

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Portlandia

Theirs works, but ours… is natural. Portlandia (2011-), for those of you unfortunate enough to be a day more ignorant than me, is a sketch comedy show set in Portland about Portland.  Portlandia is in the vein of Little Britain (2003) and Kroll Show (2013) where there’s … Continue reading

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Win Win

Let me ask you something, Kyle, how good are you? Sometimes it’s nice to watch a movie that isn’t about how it looks or exposing how terrible it is to be a human being.  There are movies that are straight … Continue reading

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Before Midnight

That’s another of your can’t-win questions. You know what might seem like a can’t win question?  “I’m going to see a movie this weekend, I live in New York or LA, now do I go see The Hangover Part III (2013) … Continue reading

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