The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave

Nowadays, premium cable TV series are considered the height of the television medium. That wasn’t always the case. Back when I was a teenager most of these shows seemed to be just a bit of a step down. I’m not saying that they were, but that was the impression many had. These shows either weren’t…

The Guru

One of my favorite lines from The Muppet Movie comes at the moment where Kermit the Frog and Fozzie Bear first meet Gonzo. The blue weirdo tells the others that his dream is to go to Bombay India and become a movie star. Fozzie says, “You don’t go to Bombay to become a movie star!…

Just Visiting

Though American films play to huge returns in other parts of the world, Americans don’t exactly flock to see foreign films when they play here in the US. A film that becomes number one at the box office in…let’s say, France, is not all that likely to repeat that success stateside. However, Hollywood has often…