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Ghosts of the Abyss ★

If it wasn’t for the fact that this film is absurdly immoral, astonishingly unaware of its content and spectacular in its showcase of the virtue of ignorance, then it really works as a hilarious mockumentary about an egocentric film director and a self-absorbed actor-turned-ocean-explorer hovering over the mass grave that once was the Titanic. 392 more words


Christopher Guest...and Guests

In 1984, a young filmmaker and a group of musically gifted comedians set out to make a low budget comedy and ended up inventing a genre. 1,592 more words

Humor In America

Armadillos in Our Trousers

Saturday evening was weird, but fun.

Weird because we went back to our old condominium complex, a year after moving away. It was remarkable how little things had changed. 448 more words

Pop Culture

Squeaky Shoes

I recently picked up a new pair of walking shoes. With as many miles as I’m logging lately, the Vans – fashionable as they are – were no longer cutting it. 404 more words

Daily Life

Mockumentary my dear

Det blir fejk och fusk när vi tittar närmare på This is Spinal Tap, Forgotten Silver och What we do in the shadows 21 more words

THIS IS SPINAL TAP (1984) - Comedy that goes up to 11

In my humble opinion, This Is Spinal Tap (1984) is one of the funniest movies ever made, all the more so because of the deadpan seriousness with which its minimally talented leads take themselves. 338 more words


Getting Out My Pitch Fork, Poking Your Hay

This last month has been viscous cycle of peaks and troughs. It seems that the past 10 days have been more trough the peak for me and I think that I am due for something to lift my spirits. 525 more words

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