A narrator who is anything less than neutral, if not outright good, absolutely kills audiobooks for me. Certainly, if I’m finding myself thinking more about the narrator, it’s a fail. So lately, I’m having no trouble finding audiobooks I’m interested in, but not so much luck with an acceptable narrator.
Hi. I found the door unlocked and helped myself to the place.
My favorite scene “but not in ze middle!”:
“The Minus Man,” based on a novel by Lew McCreary, was written and directed by Hampton Fancher, who wrote “Blade Runner.” This is his directing debut; a curious choice, but since he pulls it off, he must feel a connection with it.
I can’t sit through all of that, but I never realized or made the connection until just now that Harmony Korine also directed Gummo. I remember a friend and I rented Gummo around when it first became available on video tape (although 1997 seems too late in my memory timeline for this, but that is a separate issue). I…
The Monster Club, 1981.
Pie is a marionberry pie. Felt like something a little more tart than my usual choice of apple pie.
A little Vangelis...
This version is lovely:
Who here has tried Clams Casino pizza besides mxyzptlk? Clams + Casino sounds awful.
I’m in the middle of a rewatch of Vertigo, which is a visually appealing film in many respects, but the scenes at the real-life mansion used for the McKittrick Hotel are perhaps the most fascinating to me. Apparently the gorgeous interior shots were from within the real mansion’s walls as well, so the fact that it did…