“Samurai Cop” Star Tells All

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“Samurai Cop” cop star, Matt Hannon,  sat at my dining room table for a candid, fascinating interview.

Find out some of the shooting secrets to some of the great scenes. Why was Matt wearing a woman’s wig in parts of the film? Was Matt dead? And for how long?

Matt opens up about his two real life felony convictions. Between shooting “Samurai Cop” and the eventual sequel Matt went to prison twice. He’s open up to what happened.

Listen to our review of the film from back in the day!

What’s with the dialogue? And why did Matt break my dining room chair? Don’t lean back on a wooden chair, dude!

Matt also talks about being Sylvester Stallone’s body guard, and opens up about his life of crime.SamuraiStills5

Give to the Kickstarter for “Samurai Cop 2!”

Thanks to Greg and Cinema Epoch.

Matt talks about being jealous of Sylvester Stallone. Mat was Stallone’s body-guard, but he dreamed of being the star. He finally got the chance.

No one ever thought this film would see the light of day.. and it almost didn’t. Matt tells us the unusual story of the movie’s discovery.

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Ben Affleck Bats Man Away From Film Credit

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Ben AffleckNot everyone is happy with Ben Affleck (Batman). An extra from the film “Argo” is pissed at Ben Affleck, and he can’t be silenced (Ok, he was when he had no lines… but that’s not the point here.  Tells Extra “Argo F**k Yourself”

Anthony Terracciano was a featured extra in Ben Affleck’s Oscar-winning movie, “Argo” and did not get any credit. So he’s going after Batman himself, Ben Affleck. Listen to an exclusive interview with the actor/filmmaker/activist. Anthony has gone to Kickstarter to finance a doc about it and gave us an exclusive.

An extra from  “Argo” wants his name listed on IMDB.

Do extras deserve credit and pay based on how long they are on camera? Is making a documentary really the best way to handle this? How many more times do I need to say Ben Affleck for the SEO?

 

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Starlee Kine Resents “Garden State,” A Lot

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sStarlee Kine (“This American Life,” “Mystery Show” podcast) and Marilyn Ghigliotti (“Clerks”) talk “Garden State” in this lost episode.

Being from NJ myself, I had to make sure this movie was treated properly. So I also got Eric “Danger” Nienhaus to join us. Eric is so Jersey, he says “yup” and chews with his like a cow. If you didn’t know, chewing like a cow is out state song.You got three people from New Jersey and one native Angelino discussing Zach Braff’s first (and thanks to the fans, not his last) motion picture. […]