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Review - Zoolander

The final day of the Alphabet Challenge and of course for ‘Z’ we turn to the 2001 comedy ‘Zoolander’ both starring and directed by Ben Stiller (and in fairness part written by him as well), and the subject of a sequel currently in cinemas. 179 more words

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Forgotten Silver (1995): Peter Jackson's Silent Film Precursor to The Independent (2000)

Five years before our December Movie of the Month, 2000’s Jerry Stiller comedy The Independent, went straight to DVD a very similar mockumentary aired on New Zealand television: 1995’s… 679 more words

Brandon Ledet

Festivus : The Music Video : The Holiday for the Rest of Us

Festivus : The Music Video
Festivus, The Holiday for The Rest of Us, is from Seinfeld, where George Costanza’s dad invents his own holiday. Kramer loves it, but George’s boss.. 93 more words

Required Viewing for Fans of The Independent (2000): Corman's World (2011)

In our Swampchat discussion of December’s Movie of the Month, the 2000 Jerry Stiller comedy The Independent, we praised the film for feeling remarkably ahead of its time in terms of the modern comedy landscape. 1,142 more words

Brandon Ledet

Morty Fineman's Filmography as Listed at the End of The Independent (2000)

Our selection for December’s Movie of the Month is The Independent, a straight-to-DVD mockumentary in which Jerry Stiller plays Morty Fineman, a Roger Corman/Russ Meyer/Ed Wood/David Friedman schlock director archetype with a grand vision & limited means. 1,841 more words

Brandon Ledet

During the Great Depression, when people laughed their worries...

During the Great Depression, when people laughed their worries disappeared. Audiences loved these funny men. I decided to become one. – Jerry Stiller: http://dlvr.it/CgvYm5

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