Take Taboo Show on FX too Literally? What Taboos are Shown?

By | August 10, 2017

If you take the title of the Taboo show on FX too literally, is it really about Taboos?  If so, then what Taboos are shown on the show? I’m not really sure that the Taboo show on FX is literally about taboos.  In fact, it probably is not.  It is presumably about James Keziah Delaney’s one man revolution… Read More »

Almost Mercy Movie is Dark Comedy and Social Commentary

By | August 6, 2017

The Almost Mercy movie is a very dark comedy with even darker social commentary.  I was surprised to find this movie being listed in the horror genre. Or maybe I just have a sick sense of humor. Regardless, this movie had me laughing out loud at numerous points. The Almost Mercy movie is told from the perspective of… Read More »

The Con Movie Gives Fresh Insight into Life After Rehab

By | July 14, 2017

The Con movie gives fresh insight into life after rehab.  This is a new and unique take on the well-trod ground of alcoholism and attempted recovery. The Con movie is a 2017 Irish film written, produced, and directed by Bertie Brosnan who also stars as the titular Con.  Con Keogh is a young Irish film star and filmmaker.… Read More »

12th Street Ricky Arrested After Four-State Crime Spree

By | June 30, 2017

12th Street Ricky was arrested yesterday after a four-state crime spree which terrorized parts of Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. The senseless rampage started in southeastern Kansas just north of the Oklahoma border.  According to law enforcement sources, it was there that 12th Street Ricky hijacked a DC-3 cargo plane after throwing its pilot down a mine shaft.… Read More »

Top Secret and Classified Future Big Fight Naming Rights

By | June 27, 2017

TOP SECRET:  Details of CLASSIFIED negotiations and naming rights to all thirteen editions of the upcoming big fight, including subsequent rematches. CLASSIFIED:  These details are currently in negotiation and have been leaked, The Very Fake News has revealed, by way of an unnamed source deep within the bowels of the janitorial water closet at the Bureau of Sequestered… Read More »

Sunshine Ukulele Movie is Sweet Music from Graham Jones

By | June 9, 2017

The Sunshine Ukulele movie is sweet music from a funny instrument, the latest film from Irish writer and director Graham Jones.   The stars of the Sunshine Ukulele movie are a little wooden box and the musicians that give it life. But before that, oh, to be a fly on the wall. In the latest from the Very… Read More »

Girls Adrift: White Oleander Movie, Anywhere But Here Movie

By | May 22, 2017

The White Oleander movie and the Anywhere But Here movie are mother/daughter dramas with different degrees of motherly dysfunction. The 2002 White Oleander movie is a rougher version of the ride in the 1999 Anywhere But Here movie. Both feature mother/daughter stories, and, while the mothers in each leave you pulling your hair out for different reasons, the daughters… Read More »