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PantsWorthy: TIFF 2019

Sammy Younan

Girth Radio Presents…

One of the more puzzling aspects of a film festival—most film festivals—is that the present project is what gets celebrated. The present is the focus. Kevin Smith got Clerks into Sundance which is a great accomplishment. However the present only creates potential. It is the follow up…that matters: the relationship with the festival and now the relationship with the audience grows out of that potential. In music one hit wonders are fine and fun they do not in any way shape or form suggest a career or a body of work.
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6 September 2019 Girth Radio Blog Read more

RTZ: Suicide Squad Is Not Exactly A Lego Brick

Sammy Younan

Girth Radio Presents…

{Special thanks to Rob Gaudette}
Halfway through Suicide Squad I finally clued in what DC is doing “wrong” compared to Marvel Movies. I dunno if wrong is the right word…it’s a different strategy that’s just not working.
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5 August 2016 Girth Radio Blog  My Summer Lair Read more

TBT: Arnold Schwarzenegger Kill Count

Sammy Younan

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Arnold’s celluloid body count…before CGI that’s not blood that’s ketchup…
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28 July 2016 Girth Radio Blog Read more

Coming Soon…Summer 2016 Movies Status: Jan-June

So for the kids keeping score, based on all these recently issued trailers, the hype and the hustle…here’s where I stand with many of the upcoming 2016 movies from January to June (the nice Hollywood people are scrambling; blockbusters are released all over the place now, though January is still the black hole of death):
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5 January 2016 Girth Radio Blog Read more

My Summer Lair featuring Jerome Skeete & Philip Leung

Over the moon happy Jerome Skeete & Philip Leung RSVP’ed their invitation to My Summer Lair.
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22 August 2015 Girth Radio Blog  My Summer Lair Read more

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