Tag Archives: Humor

Happy Birthday Stan Laurel — Commonplace Fun Facts

From our friends at History of Sorts, we present this tribute to one of the greatest entertainers of all time, the immortal Stan Laurel. Born 131 years ago, this comedic genius continues to cast his shadow over the entertainment landscape. … Continue reading

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Batman: The Movie (1966, directed by Leslie H. Martinson — Through the Shattered Lens

One day, while defending Gotham City, Batman (Adam West) and Robin (Burt Ward) learn that there is a plot to abduct Commodore Schmidlap from his yacht. Quick! To the batcopter! Flying over the ocean, they locate the yacht but it … Continue reading

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Who’s On First — The Greatest Comedy Routine in History — Commonplace Fun Facts

It was 1938. Very little about that year was generating laughter. The Great Depression continued to hold the world’s economy in its grip. War clouds were building in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Anxiety seemed to fill every heart. Who’s On … Continue reading

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When Is Batman Day? Depends on Your Source – September 19, 2020

I saw a post by another blogger about today being Batman Day. I typed in Batman Day 2020 and found three dates for Batman Day – September 21 – https://nationaltoday.com/batman-day/, September 19 – https://www.dccomics.com/BatmanDay, and September 15 – https://www.daysoftheyear.com/days/batman-day/. I … Continue reading

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Another New WordPress Quirk – September 8, 2020

This one seems to be new as I wasn’t noticing it until today. Seems when I schedule a post, I can change the hour with minimal effort. However, when I click on the minutes, and it’s PM, it automatically reverts … Continue reading

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Hide Your Beer – Notzilla’s Here! — Mitch Teemley

  A Filmmaker’s Journal My multi-award-winning affectionate send-up of old monster movies Notzilla has finally arrived! Here’s the story in a nutshell, or, well, a beer can: Yomama Bay, 1962. While the Japanese armed forces destroy yet another giant kaiju, … Continue reading

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Tungsten — A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

In the local market town there is a garden shop which I get my bird seed from. I like it because it’s super cheap. Even cheaper then the Pound Shop. I especially like going in the shop during October. That’s … Continue reading

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Translation Issues in Movies – July 21, 2020

This re-blog – The 187th ‘Rakassans’ – part (1) — Pacific Paratrooper, original post – The 187th ‘Rakassans’ – part (1) — Pacific Paratrooper got me thinking about translation issues. I watch some movies with sub-titles. It’s always interesting to … Continue reading

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Notzilla Trailer Premieres on Movieweb! — Mitch Teemley

  Watch it here or at Movieweb! The trailer for my comedy feature Notzilla just received its world premiere on the influential entertainment site… It also received its first review from Movieweb reviewer Kevin Burwick, who writes: “This hilarious send-up … Continue reading

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Dwellings & Driveways: Keep on the Cul-de-Sac! (Parody) – Kickstarter Campaign Ends Today at 5:30 P. M. U. S. Central Time

I know this is a bit late as the campaign ends in a little over 5 hours (May 29, 2020, 5:30 P. M. U. S. Central Time), but I meant to post about it a few days ago and forgot. … Continue reading

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