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Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

2017 #31
Mel Brooks | 100 mins | streaming (HD) | 1.85:1 | USA & France / English | PG / PG-13

Master movie spoofer Mel Brooks’ penultimate work as director was this riff on the Robin Hood legend, in particular the version seen in… 81 more words

Comedy

MCLA's Harlequin Presents "Young Frankenstein"

MCLA‘s Harlequin Musical Theatre Club presents The New Mel Brooks Musical: Young Frankenstein!

Frederick Frankenstein, grandson of the infamous Victor Von Frankenstein, inherits the family’s estate when Victor passes away. 121 more words

Theatre

Thoughts of Spring

Theoretically, spring kicked in once again in America. As a blogger, it’s required that I post something about it. It’s in the Internet’s Rules for Blogging that you must do at least one blog post per year regarding a season change. 56 more words

Pop Culture

March 18th, 2017, Taxes Paid

So, this year’s refund was less than last year’s, but so was my income.  What I get back from the government will go straight into my credit card. 28 more words

Random Thoughts

Archive Review • THE PRODUCERS • Theatre Royal, Drury Lane • 2004

The producers of all this year’s West End flops should be ordered to sit in the Theatre Royal Drury Lane and watch a masterpiece in action. 430 more words

Theatre

Me two...

This is a continuation to The Way I Was, where I wrote about being diagnosed as dyslexic and hyperactive in 1968.

I give my parents credit. 526 more words

Midlife Crisis

The Last Laugh, a new documentary by Ferne Pearlstein, asks: Can the Holocaust ever be funny?

A Jew walks into a comedy club. Is it OK for her to tell a joke about the six million who died? Can she, as Gilbert Gottfried asks, put the “Hah!” in Holocaust? 523 more words

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