“Chess and Laundry,” written and directed by George Abi-Hanna, is David Lynch directs the Seventh Seal meets a Kung Fu movie based on a script by a jazz composer with sound editing done in Tom Waits’ tool shed. In other words, a surrealist, existential, political sight and sound roundup centered around a man and a woman fighting it out over a chess board.
Category: Short Reviews
On The Nightstand: The Frank Marr Series By David Swinson
Philip Marlowe drank Old Forester. Sam Spade drank a premixed Manhattan from a paper cup. Lew Archer drank, well, pretty much anything. But Frank Marr prefers uppers over downers. That doesn't mean he doesn't hit the sauce, uppers are just a preference, a powdery, snortable preference. And if all of those fictional Private Eyes but … Continue reading On The Nightstand: The Frank Marr Series By David Swinson
You Were Never Really Here: A Review For People With No Time For Reviews
Earlier this week, I picked up You Were Never Really Here by Jonathan Ames (creator of Bored to Death and Blunt Talk). Here's my review.
Super Short Movie and TV Reviews #2: Comrade Detective, Space Dandy, The Dark Valley, & GLOW
Super Short Movie and TV reviews for Comrade Detective, Space Dandy, The Dark Valley, and Glow
Super Short Movie & TV Reviews #1: Dunkirk, Ozark, Castlevania, & LEGI⊗N
Movie and TV reviews for those who don't have time to read movie and TV reviews.