Monthly Archives: July 2011

What The Smurf Is Going On?

I have the utmost respect for anyone who gets a movie onto the screens here in the US. I really do. I’ve come close a couple of times, so I know the seemingly insurmountable challenge of getting one over the … Continue reading

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Has The Attack Of The Robots Begun?

If you were a robot, what’s the best version you could build of yourself to conquer the humans? A tank? A Transformers-like giant machine? A nano-tech that would get inside a person and attack from within? All wrong. The ultimate … Continue reading

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If You Grew Up In The 80s, You’re Probably Part Jewish.

Recently I was doing some research for a film and found myself watching Cocoon. It’s a time capsule of the eighties, though given the wardrobe which looks disturbingly American Apparel, it could have been shot last week. Ironically, of course. … Continue reading

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Bears, Bears, Bears and Provincetown.

When I die and go to heaven, I hope that it looks something like Bear Week in Provincetown. Or if all the bears are in hell, then you can send me a ticket for there instead. Once a year, Provincetown … Continue reading

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