Red-Band Trailer for Bobcat Goldthwait’s GOD BLESS AMERICA

     February 17, 2012

Twisted young talent Bobcat Goldthwait was one of the premier stand-ups of the 1980s. Sadly, when it came time to do movies, his awkward, is-someone-murdering-a-cat delivery didn’t translate too far outside the Police Academy series. But a few years ago, …

TIFF 2011: Another Take On GOD BLESS AMERICA

     May 31, 2014

Film criticism is a tricky beast. One man’s Citizen Kane is another man’s Glen Or Glenda and it’s impossible to discredit either opinion. During TIFF my esteemed college Matt Goldberg and I disagreed pretty wildly on Bobcat Goldthwait’s vicious pop …

TIFF 2011: GOD BLESS AMERICA Review

     May 31, 2014

Pop culture is filled with annoyance and irritations.  We can turn on the TV and lament the downfall of civilization because as bad as reality shows, shock jocks, and political pundits can be, perhaps we’re worse for giving them attention …

Red-Band Trailer for WORLD’S GREATEST DAD

     July 14, 2009

If there was a film at this year’s Sundance Film Festival that got more enthusiastic raves among my peers than “World’s Greatest Dad”, I didn’t hear about it.  Films like “Big Fan”, “Push: Based on a Novel by Sapphire”, and …