Alex Jowski and mister X take a look at a film that:
a) could NEVER be made today
b) uses racist tropes as subterfuge
c) is experimental as F*CK
and d) leaves u with a better understanding of the lost art of satire plus Twain-isms
prepare for…Ralph Bashki’s COONSKIN
mister X returns to live-action filmation to discuss 70s kids tv restrictions, superhero sexual awakening imprinting, weekly special fx on a sunday brunch budget and of course, heartily lusts after Joanna Cameron.
mister X riff/analyzes one of the criminally underrated action dramas of the 80s, starring Edward Woodward as former company man Robert McCall as he tries to atone for his past by helping the helpless in pre-Giuliani New York…and nary a sign of Antoine Fuqua to mess it up.
Grab your bellbottoms and trim your afro as mister X and Alex Jowski transport you back to the 70s to see how a white woman used astrology to save a basketball team…seriously-its THE FISH THAT SAVED PITTSBURGH with Dr. J, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, that Lutan guy from TNG-Code of Honor, M. Emmit Walsh and Jonathan Winters in a dual-role.
Proceeded by a Christianos Bros short…
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mister X and Alex Jowski take on another ‘gelato’ (American giallo) based on a script by John Carpenter and helmed by the director of THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK-featuring Faye Dunaway, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Dourif and the debut of the Comfort Midget™…it’s EYES OF LAURA MARS