Sunday, July 13, 2008

The Man Who Laughs, Cries, Cheers, and Finally Sleeps


I'm exhausted.

7 comments:

  1. ME TOO!
    It feels like a hang-over - uncomfortable yet well worth the experience.

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  2. Third'd. And I got to put something together for all this madness? Ha! Still: great fun. Really enjoyed sharing the weekend with you two, and everybody. More soon, I promise!

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  3. Brian, thanks for all your posts. Next best thing to being there.

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  4. Peter Nellhaus7/15/08, 7:07 AM

    I wish I was there to have seen a contemporary benshi. My companion, Lumena, still talks about how much she loved seeing Show People two years ago.

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  5. Thanks, all. Rob and Peter, you were definitely missed this weekend. To be clear, there was no benshi performance this year, though I can understand why my convoluted prose in my other post gave off that impression. There was, however, another Marion Davies comedy, the Patsy, which was a terrific way to close out the weekend.

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  6. I love Brandon Hurst (Barkilphedro the Jester) in this movie!!!! He was a masterpiece genius!

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  7. Yes, he's great in the role! Thanks for stopping by to remind me of this film.

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