“Fay Grim” and “Waitress”

During hours when I couldn't write over the last couple of weeks, I managed to wedge in two films... Fay Grim'Tis the summer of sequels. But forget Spidey, Captain Jack, and Jason Bourne... I know what you've REALLY been waiting to see. The follow-up to Henry Fool!!What? You haven’t? You never saw Hal Hartley’s sick and twisted 1998 comedy about the garbage man who became a famous poet?If you want a witty, challenging comedy about art, pornography, poetry, trash, publishing, a … [Read more...]

Rest in peace, Adrienne Shelly.

Adrienne Shelly, star of one of my favorite comedies, The Unbelievable Truth, has been found dead in her office. … [Read more...]