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Comedy Shows, Filmpocalypse, Death of the Weekend, Fringe Festival

Filmpocalypse #5: In The Mouth Of Madness / Mid-February Stand-Up Shows This week, Filmpocalypse #5 gets old school (Lovecraft & John Carpenter) with In The Mouth Of Madness, running on The Junior Varsity, The Script Lab, and Save Point. Do not adjust your monitor. There is, indeed, a scene in this film where the entire world turns Willy Wonka blue. Also, is there anyone more deserving of our love than Sam Neill? Answer: Val Kilmer. That's about it. A few excellent shows coming up shortly. Chuckle Buddies will be Thursday February 9th at MBar in Hollywood. I'm a huge fan of Nick...

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Reviews, Filmpocalypse Begins, The Gift of Borrowed Time

"Shame" & "My Week With Marilyn" Reviews My review of "Shame" is running on The Junior Varsity and Script Lab. Enjoy! "The result of all this is the single greatest serial killer film of all time. No one dies, but much of the film is spent in tense anticipation that such an event could occur at any moment. Long takes and tight framing through psychotic arguments forces you to learn backwards in your chair, for fear that a jump-scare might sideswipe you. It would impossible for me not to draw parallels to American Psycho, which shares so much visually and thematically with Shame. But where...

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