Specials: "The Dark Crystal." Proulx-poo. Carell and WHO?

Sunday specials:CRYSTAL METHOD Peter Chattaway finally watched The Dark Crystal. And he's not so sure it's the "New Age" trip it has been sometimes described to be.PROULX-POO E. Anne Proulx's account of the Oscars would never be described as "a romp.""IT'S THREE COLORS: BLUE MEETS THE 40-YEAR-OLD VIRIGIN..." What great actress would you least expect to see paired with Steve Carell in a romantic comedy? How about my favorite actress, Juliette Binoche? … [Read more...]

Fizzgig returns!

Award-winning animation director Genndy Tartakovsky, the man who made Samurai Jack and those impressive Clone Wars cartoons, has just made my day.He's directing the sequel to the greatest puppet-animation film ever made......and here's the scoop!The script for The Dark Crystal needed a lot of help, and the narration ranks among the most annoying of all time: "And so Jen set off on his journey... the journey... of... Jen."But the visuals in this film were so enthralling, it meant … [Read more...]

A Sequel to "The Dark Crystal"??

Apparently so!!I would rejoice over this...I would dance with glee......if only they would tell me that the Henson studio wants to accomplish this in the same way that they accomplished the original... without digital animation. … [Read more...]


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