One night in Walla Walla, Washington, stand-up comic Mike Birbiglia had a thoroughly interesting experience jumping through a second story window. The event was a result of sleepwalking, or more specifically rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder, and he required 33 stitches in his leg. This and presumably other minor instances of sleepwalking became the […]Read more "Wednesdependents’ Day – Sleepwalk with Me (2012)"
If Quentin Tarantino calls a film the best he’s seen all year, odds are you can take a pretty decent stab as to what it’s like. 2013’s Big Bad Wolves, an Israeli black comedy, depicts the lengths a desperate father and a disgraced detective will go to after abducting the alleged rapist and murderer of […]Read more "Tuesday of the World – Big Bad Wolves (2013)"
“It could have done so well. All of the pieces seemed to be in place for something special. With two very popular actresses in Amanda Seyfried and Megan Fox, Diablo Cody coming off an Oscar win for her Juno screenplay, and early press inviting comparisons to cult-favorite Ginger Snaps (2000),Jennifer’s Body (2009) was set to be […]Read more "PO – “Still Here Breathing Now: In Defense of ‘Jennifer’s Body’ (2009)”"