Surprisingly this one wasn't fucking awful. I'm watching these movies in chronological order (4->1->5->2->3) and it took me up until this point to actually be moved by what Matthew Barney is presenting, which is very refreshing because the last 3 felt like watching Baby Einstein videos instead of actual art pieces. Sure it's pretty hit or miss, but when it hits, it hits hard. I really loved the intro and conclusion, the gorgeous visuals, the cowboy dancing sequence and the…
The Thing 1982
The first ever Q&A screening I've ever attended, and it was with the one and only Mr. John Carpenter, who came to this Alamo Drafthouse that was modeled after his work and talked about his movies for like 20 minutes, then he and the theater's employees did an official dedication ceremony declaring the theater the "John Carpenter Cinema" (which coincidentally sits on a freeway called the John Carpenter Freeway; no relation to the man himself, just some 1800s oil guy…
Cedar Rapids 2011
This poster triggers my fight or flight response.
Are you lost in the world like me? 2016
Edward Regan Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and singer. He rose to fame on the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which he was a regular cast member from 1980 to 1984. Murphy has also worked as a stand-up comedian and was ranked No. 10 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.
In films, Murphy has received Golden Globe Award nominations for his performances in 48 Hrs.…