John Pierson -“Clerks,” “She’s Gotta Have It,” “Slacker” and More

http://media.blubrry.com/proudlyresents/p/proudlyresents.com/media/prp185.mp3Podcast: Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSThe man that brought you “Slacker,” “Clerks,” “Thin Blue Line” and “Go Fish” comes on the podcast to talk about the golden age of indie film – the 80’s. John Pierson talks about negotiating, finding new films, dealing with film makers and more. He tells his story of making a place for himself in the indie film scene in his great book, “Spike, Mike, Slackers and Dykes.” This book is filled with great stories. Instead of having JohnPierson just repeat them,…

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“An American Carol”

http://media.blubrry.com/proudlyresents/p/proudlyresents.com/media/prp148.mp3Podcast: Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSComedians Janine Brito and Graham Smith & I review  “An American Carol.” One of the guys who made “Airplane” wears his politics on his sleeve and his lunch on his shirt with this terrible political comedy. From Wikipedia: An American Carol is a 2008 American comedy film directed by David Zuckerand starring Kevin Farley. In some other countries the film is known as Big Fat Important Movie.  Presented from a conservative-leaning perspective, the film is a parody of liberal filmmaker Michael Moore that “lampoons contemporary American culture, particularly Hollywood.” It uses the framework of A Christmas…

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