Cry Macho, Alliterative Character Names, and a Series of Jort Films

Cry Macho has us talking about characters with alliterative names, from Eli Roth’s dreadful Donny Donowitz in Inglorious Basterds to Michael Rooker granting Grant Grant unexpected pathos in Slither.

Men in Black: International, Franchise Fourths, and The New Times


Men in Black: International has us both forgetting everything that happened in it and proud of ourselves for not once saying we were Neuralyzed by it as we use it as a catalyst for a discussion of two 50 year-old action heroes, another 50 year-old action hero, and another 50 year-old action hero. Yes… Another one!

Does Lethal Weapon 4 have more genuine character moments than action? Was Live Free or Die Hard oddly prophetic? And how, exactly, would Harry’s day be made in Sudden Impact? All this and more on Men in Black: International, Franchise Fourths, and The New Times…