I often wonder how the writer(s) arrive at a title for the movie they are making, and at what point the production executive(s) step in and make alterations, suggest new titles, or farm it out somewhere else. 940 more words
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For today’s Tuesday Stand Up special, I wanted to check out the big HBO special from comedian Amy Schumer. Amy Schumer is the hottest thing going around on the scene and she teams up with HBO, a channel that used to be known for its huge comedy specials. 326 more words
DC has the Tourist Trolley. Boston has the Duck Boat. France (and many countries in Western Europe) has the Petit Train.
These are two- or three-car tiny trains that would fit in at an amusement park or an especially large zoo, meant to drive tourists past notable attractions in any given city.Walk around the city center anywhere in France, no matter the size of the town, and you are likely to hear the clang of the little train’s bell beckoning tourists far and wide to climb aboard. 821 more words
Four new releases with theatrical pedigrees were among the top 10 home video sellers in the week ending Nov. 15, but none could take the No. 479 more words
Welcome to another edition of Movie Review Monday!
This week’s film is the 2015 romantic comedy Trainwreck, starring Amy Schumer and Bill Hader.
Written by Schumer (and directed by Judd Apatow), this movie was one on me and my partner’s radar when it came out this summer, but we unfortunately never got around to seeing it in theaters. 319 more words