Tag Archives: James Bobin

Muppets Most Wanted

Being “meta” — originally “meta-textual”, openly discussing the medium of a work within the work itself — is in right now. Has been for a few years; it’s an era in which self-awareness, irony, and talking back to the audience … Continue reading

Posted in Movie Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Weekly Weblinks: Robots and Rita

Thanks to last week’s delayed post, this Friday’s edition of the Weekly Weblinks is perhaps just a bit lighter than usual (or maybe it just seems that way to me), but there are still several good blog posts and news … Continue reading

Posted in News Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

The Muppets

Tonight — well, last night at this point — I went out to see The Muppets. I had high hopes, thanks to rave reviews everywhere. It’s inevitable that this film will draw comparisons to 1979’s The Muppet Movie, the first … Continue reading

Posted in Movie Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments