Monthly Archives: November 2014

As Ugly As I Seem

The second disc in my boxset of Farrelly Brothers flicks was Shallow Hal (2001), starring Jack Black as the eponymous ass who gets hypnotised by life-coach Tony Robbins into seeing people’s “inner beauty”, rather than their skin-deep physical appearance… which is … Continue reading

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Look Who’s Stalkin’

[Contains watery driving-ranges and SPOILERS!!!] I found a 3-disc boxset of Farrelly Brothers flicks on sale in a charity shop for a pound, and thought I’d give them a spin for old time’s sake. First up is There’s Something About … Continue reading

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Relapse

[Contains Lemon Zest and SPOILERS!!!] I was happy to see Mom return for a second season last week… until I got to the end of the premiere episode, and remembered why I’d grown so frustrated with it the first time around. To … Continue reading

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A to M

I can’t imagine the cast and crew of A to Z are having a very happy Halloween after learning that their show has been cancelled, due to dangerously low ratings… although there’s some solace in knowing that the eight remaining … Continue reading

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“Are You Scared? I’m Not.”

[Contains hallucinatory hornets and SPOILERS!!!] There’s been a lot of chatter about Renée Zellweger lately, and that inspired me to make Case 39 (2009) my Halloween night horror flick of choice. After sitting on a studio shelf for several years before … Continue reading

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Quasi-GothWatch: Kim Kardashian

I don’t usually pay much attention to Kim Kardashian… I mean, I often see photos of her posted on magazine covers and the like, but I don’t have any particularly strong feelings about her one way or the other… but … Continue reading

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