Film: Rubber (Realitism Films 2010)

Writer/Director: Quentin Dupieux Cast: Stephen Spinella, Jack Plotnick, Wings Hauser, Roxane Mesquida, Ethan Cohn, Charley Koontz Genre: Drama We Go ’Round and ’Round and ’Round in the Tire Game Robert the abandoned tire awakens to his own unique reality: he’s alone in a gravelly desert somewhere in the American southwest. It ain’t pretty, so he starts rolling. When he falls he rises again. When confronted with an obstacle, he rolls around it and just keeps going. When he sees something new he stops to scrutinize it. Soon he starts quivering with rage at the sight of the bottles and cans that litter his … Continue reading Film: Rubber (Realitism Films 2010)

Gregor’s Bed— Inside the Strange and Curious Mind of The Two Part I: Mark M

Music: Triangle (2011), One Plus One (2010) Book: Observations and Thinkings: A Collection of Mark M’s Musings (2001) “And God (ironically) sed, ‘I am going to send to hell all those people who were stupid enough to think I was going to send (other) people to hell.’ Fred 2:23” Mark M, in Observations and Thinkings Mark M grew up in a stifling Peanuts-style childhood in Minneapolis. But he made up for it in later life by producing aleatoric music and scribbling down bizarre truths. The Two has always included Mark M. He did change partners once, but the duo format remains the same. Why? Says M: “A duo … Continue reading Gregor’s Bed— Inside the Strange and Curious Mind of The Two Part I: Mark M