Day: January 26, 2017

  • Michael Nesmith, Country Rock & (The) Eagles

    I just watched the long doc on the Eagles which was fascinating, in the way that all rock docs are. You have the origin story, some kids sparking off each other, loving the music. Then they get success and become addled by the drugs and the sex and then, inevitably, along comes Mr. Creative Differences.…

  • Channing Tatum

    (This is from a Tumblr thread where people were defending Tatum. Well, I had to add something, didn’t I?) He IS brilliant in Hail Caesar, not least because he’s also having sly fun with popular notions about him as an actor. Takes a brave actor to do that and keep on point. May I also…