Archive for October, 2005

Irish American Ninja

Irish American Ninja

| October 3, 2005

“Irish American Ninja” may well be the funniest ninja movie you’ve ever seen. And it’s got some pretty stiff competition on all sides. “Kung Pow: Enter The Fist,” for example. “Shaolin Soccer,” “Battlefield Baseball,” and a handful of other movies just like them have flooded video store shelves in recent years. Hordes of Japanese imports […]

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Incident at Bridgeville

Incident at Bridgeville

| October 1, 2005

The first movie to be featured in our humble little column falls under the “no-budget” category, most likely shot on weekends by friends and friends of friends. Shot on a home video camera, An Incident at Bridgeville follows an ambitious science fiction storyline, replete with killer androids, while asking big questions like, Why do governments […]

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Short Takes – October 2005

Short Takes – October 2005

| October 1, 2005

Oh, boy, I love October. Lair of the Libra and sanctioned costumery. This year I will masquerade myself by wearing a gray turtleneck, braids, and no mascara, which immediately turns me into Andrew Wyeth’s Helga. Man, I think it’s funny, and I can tell who are the right kind of people when they get it. […]

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