Monthly Archives: April 2011
Bastien-Thiry: You don’t understand. No French soldier will raise his rifle against me. [He is shot by a firing squad the next day]
A very carefully paced and well thought out international cat-and-mouse assassination suspense film, and certainly far better than its modern day remake. It may not blow you away with action scenes or innovative cinematic techniques, but it’s a solid movie with an excellent cast that really captures the style and mood of 1970s Europe.
Roy Walker: That story was just a trick to get you to do something for me.
One of the most visually stunning films I’ve seen in a long time, and probably the best representation of a young imagination you’ll ever see. The use of an actual little kid instead of an actor produces some exceptional authenticity, but it also makes the film a bit incoherent at times.
David Bowie is doin’ it for the kids, as the Lord Royal Highness in Spongebob Squarepants:
You can watch a bit of the video here: http://gu.com/p/228a8
I was going to put up another movie review, but this video is too damn gorgeous to not post.
It’s National Grilled Cheese Month! So unless you’re vegan or lactose intolerant, get the hell back to the skillet and start melting various cheeses between pieces of buttered bread. It is the quickest, simplest and most delicious thing you can do with your time, so you have no excuse.
If you want to get really creative, here are a few recipes to try out: Grilled Cheese Sandwich Cravings.