This “Raising Arizona” scene with Will Forsyth and John Goodman:

is obvious homage to this terrifying REAL scene from John Ford’s 1926 “3 Bad Men”:

25. A Simple Plan

24. Jack Frost

23. Gary Busey as the Gingerbread Man

22. Mean Girls

21. Edward Scissorhands

20. Bad Santa

19. Eyes Wide Shut

18. The Family Man (absurd, but Nic Cage)


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I know studios need to make their tentpoles that sustain them, and they take incredibly safe bets making relatively benign or saccarin films that get the ticket sales, but don’t move film or cinema forward

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(this was in the LA Weekly. not many people read the LA Weekly. just about as many people as my blog.)

Henry Rollins: America’s Real Safety Net Is Drugs, Alcohol, Cheap Food and Free Porn

I’ve been looking for academic discourse regarding Maslow, and it doesn’t seem that there is a wide array of conversation in regards to the idea of Maslow’s Hierarchy born of white privilege? I am a tall

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