The former Rolling Stone writer and MTV host takes off from classic Roger Ebert and sails boldly into the new millennium. Millions grew up reading the author's record reviews and watching him on MTV's qThe Week in Rock.q In this collection of more than 200 movie reviews from MTV.com and, more recently, the Reason magazine Website, plus sidebars exclusive to this volume, Loder demonstrates his characteristic wry voice and finely honed observations. The author shines when writing on the best that Hollywood and indie filmmakers have to offer, and his negative reviews are sometimes more fun than his raves. This freewheeling survey of the wild, the wonderful and the altogether otherwise is an indispensable book for any film buff.Talladega. Nights: The. Ballad. of. Ricky. Bobby. Running. on. Empty. This loud, dumb, funny-impaired comedy has a message for ... of Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Will Ferrella#39;s last collaboration with his old Saturday Night Live associate, ... Ferrell is Ricky Bobby, a stock-car star with the IQ of a hubcap, making him just a little bit brighter than his best friend, ... When a racetrack crackup leaves Ricky unhurt but unhinged (hea#39;s convinced that hea#39;s on fire and spends manyanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Good, the Bad and the Godawful|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2011-11-08|