Questionable Taste Theatre: “Dark City”
Questionable Taste Theatre: “Dark City” I could make this entry two words long: HELL YES. Instead, I will make it one million words long. (Don’t worry, your comments can still say “Hell no!” and it will look all clever.) Dark City is a film by Alex Proyas, who gave us perennial Gothbomb movie The Crow and then said, “You know what I want to do next?…
You Should Be Watching: “The Middleman”
Six reasons you should be watching The Middleman. 1. It’s the sort of show that fills its promo shots with bubbles, because who the hell cares? “You kiss your mother with that mouth, huh? Garbage mouth? Yes, you! ”…
Questionable Taste Theatre: “Carefree”
Today’s Questionable Taste Theatre is extremely questionable. (Aren’t they all? Isn’t that why I named it Questionable Taste Theatre? Oh, never mind! You and your semantics!) I first saw this movie when I was ten, and I thought it was the funniest, most romantic, most elegant movie ever. I saw it again recently.…
Costumable Taste Theatre: “Devdas”
Tomorrow is the Questionable Taste Theatre as planned, but I couldn’t wait to post this movie, probably my perfect example of Go Big or Go Home. Devdas is a Bollywood blockbuster that is seriously one of the most beautiful films ever made. Whatever you may think about it (overblown – check, overlong – check, overrated – maybe), you really, really can’t think, “It’s ugly.” Set in a magical-realism style 1930s Calcuuta, Devdas is the story of the young, upper-class man who comes home from university, falls in love with the lower-class girl next door, rejects her, regrets it when she marries another dude, and starts drinking.…
Questionable Taste Theatre: “Time After Time”
Feeling steampunky today? No? How about alternate-history…y? Failed-Hollywood-marriagey? Well, are you in luck, because today, Questionable Taste Theatre tackles Time After Time, a time-travel romance that is probably incredibly cheesy, but is too busy being gleeful and nerdy to care. Just how I like my movies! Check out this awesome poster.…