Tag Archives: Salma Hayek

Good Peacock To You!

[Contains tearful goodbyes and SPOILERS!!!] Finally got around to picking up the seventh (and final) season of 30 Rock (2012), and even though I’m sad that it’s over now, I was glad to see that they went out in a … Continue reading

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The Book Of Kevin

Back in my student days, one of our writing tutors cautioned us against using our characters as mouthpieces for our own opinions and attitudes… a caution I’ve since chosen to ignore, for the sake of satire. Life is short, and … Continue reading

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Jack You Up

I hadn’t seen Robert Rodriguez’s The Faculty since it came out at the cinema, back in 1998… but it was on TV this week, so I thought I’d give it a look, for old time’s sake. Nostalgia aside, I think … Continue reading

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C’est Chic?

The biggest problem with Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant (2009) is writ large right there in its wordy-ass title. On the one hand you have the story of a super-normal high-school student who impulsive steals an exotic spider from … Continue reading

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I Want To Go To There

Finally got around to watching the third season of 30 Rock… and damn that’s a funny show! I’m a little annoyed that the DVDs don’t have subtitles on them, because sometimes the jokes fly by so fast they don’t even … Continue reading

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The Secret Origins of Santanico (sort of)

(Contains SPOILERS) Sadly my old blog post about From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) seems to have been lost to the tubes, so here’s a quick summary: I pretty much love that movie right up until the point where people start … Continue reading

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