And Fridays are looking up again. After a few lean weeks, we are back with a stone classic, and deserved Oscar winner.
It’s October. Everybody watches more horror flicks in October, right?
I think I saw a trailer for this film a couple of years ago and liked it, but it just fell completely off my radar. It’s always a shame when that happens.
Well folks, we’re now past the forty weeks mark. Hands up who thought I’d never make it this far? Yep, me too.
These posts are going up later and later. It’s still Saturday in Hawaii though, so that’s okay.
Friday again. As this year goes on, the weeks seem to rattle by faster and faster.
I hope that I am one of the last to hop on the bandwagon when it comes to this flick. I really, really do.
Damn you, Vince Gilligan. Everything I ever watch about drug dealers and producers will now be measured up against Breaking Bad, and will inevitably be found wanting*. I’ll do my best to leave that aside for today though.
I recommend you watch today’s film at your earliest convenience. Given the subject matter though, it’s probably best if you don’t follow my example of watching it with a persistent cough. Might be unnerving for your companions. I’m just saying.
I felt like doing another live commentary review today. This is frankly the perfect movie for it; there’s plenty happening and most of it is at least vaguely ridiculous. On a related note, I’ve been toying with the idea of maybe recording one of these as an actual audio commentary that you can sync up and listen to when you’re watching the movie at home. Kinda like Rifftrax, but free. Let me know if you have any comments on that. But in the mean time, here’s this…