MONTY PYTHON’S FLYING CIRCUS – Episode 34, “The Cycling Tour,” orig. broadcast on 7/12/1972

The following is my contribution to the “Favorite TV Show Episode Blogathon,” being held March 27 through 29 at the blog A Shroud of Thoughts. Click on the above banner, and read interesting insights into bloggers’ favorite single episodes of TV series! (WARNING: Major spoilers abound!) “My name is Pither…as in ‘brotherhood’, but with P-I instead of […]

Reviews A-Z

Animated films and related posts A fun podcast for Disney buffs Corpse Bride (2005) Fantasia 2000 (1999) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) The Hunchback of Notre Dame – An examination of Judge Claude Frollo Mickey’s Garden (1935 short subject) The Simpsons Movie (2007) A Single Life (2014 short subject) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) […]

AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT (1972) – Not *completely* different but still funny

(As a lead-up to Monty Python’s final concert performance on July 20, each day prior to that, I will post a review of a Monty Python movie. First up, their film debut.) Most likely, if Britain’s Monty Python comedy troupe hadn’t hit it big in America in the mid-70’s, And Now for Something Completely Different […]

A slippery slope called Gilligan’s Island

Ken Levine has had an amazing career as a TV writer. (“M*A*S*H” and “Cheers” are just two of the highlights on his resume.) He now writes a blog that is just as entertaining as his TV work has been. Levine is a stickler for character plausibility. He recently wrote a blog about everybody’s favorite TV […]