Daily Archives: October 21, 2015

HIFF2015: Movie Review – Monty Python and the Meaning of Live (2014)

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  • Documentary Feature / UK
  • Director: Roger Graef, James Rogan
  • Writers: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin
  • Featured Subjects: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin

This review is part of my coverage of 2015’s Heartland Film Festival in Indianapolis. Click here for more of my coverage of the festival. You can find my coverage of other Indianapolis area film and TV events here.

In July of 2014, the comedy geniuses of Monty Python reunited for a final ten show performance at The O2 in London. Monty Python and the Meaning of Live is an intimate look behind the scenes of that performance as well as a celebration of Monty Python and the incredible influence that the group had on comedy.

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HIFF2015: Movie Review – Fourth Man Out (2015)

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  • Narrative Feature / Festival Award Winner / USA
  • Director: Andrew Nackman
  • Writer: Aaron Dancik
  • Cast: Evan Todd, Parker Young, Jon Gabrus, Chord Overstreet, Kate Flannery

This review is part of my coverage of 2015’s Heartland Film Festival in Indianapolis. Click here for more of my coverage of the festival. You can find my coverage of other Indianapolis area film and TV events here.

In Fourth Man Out, 24 year old Adam (Evan Todd) struggles with how to tell his best friends and his family that he’s gay. That’s the setup for Andrew Nackman‘s surprisingly poignant comedy exploring homophobia and the universally awkward feeling of dating in your mid-twenties.
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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 134 – Commentary Track – Back to the Future Part II (1989) with Matt Hurt and Mike White

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OV134 – Commentary Track – Back to the Future Part II (1989) with Matt Hurt and Mike White

For the first time ever, it’s an Obsessive Viewer Commentary Track!

Play the movie at 01:39 mark in the podcast.

In honor of Back to the Future day, Matt and Mike recorded a commentary track for Back to the Future Part II. In the commentary, they talk about the film, the franchise, what they got right/wrong about 2015, and more! Enjoy. Continue reading