Miracle on 42nd Street, the doc on subsidized housing, artist communities and the origin story of Seinfeld that I co-wrote with Steve Ryfle, will screen April 29 as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival. Tickets, as they say, are now on sale.
In other business:
Carrie Fisher thought funny. Carrie Fisher wrote funny. Carrie Fisher was funny
And, yes, I guess she was pretty good as Princess Leia, too.
Here’s an appreciation I wrote for Yahoo! #RIP
Fortunately, I worked through my issues in a piece for Yahoo!
A look back at the toy-less, tie-in season of 1977 that I wrote for Yahoo! Movies
For the record, I didn’t get an Early Bird Certificate Package. I didn’t ask for one. I didn’t see Star Wars until 1978. So there.
If gender inequality doesn’t come to mind when you think Magic Mike XXL and Showgirls, then you’re not thinking.
Fortunately, on Episode 19, I do the thinking for you!
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