Posts Tagged ‘iriff’

BackRow Riff: ULTRAMAN #1

mister X takes a look back at his beloved oldschool kidvid classic ULTRAMAN, learns not every “classic” ages well and has to kick this one right in the kaiju…

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BackRow Riff: THE RELAXED WIFE

Better living through chemistry 50’s style as mister X riffs on “The Relaxed Wife”- a vintage short from Pfizer*. Complete with disembodied arms coming out of desks, money on man-sized fishhooks and a product we never get to see, “The Relaxed Wife” is a trippy prescription drug short that makes you think the makers were on something a little bit stronger when they made it. Fortunately the snarky, silly and deceptively crass commentary by mister X is the cure for this one.

*Yes Pfizer made this film…and I don’t make a single viagra joke-too easy

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BackRow Riff: INTERMISSION TIME! (iRiff)

Remember the glory days of drive-in theaters and the intermission between films? Well, prepare to have those cherished memories manhandled like a first night prison inmate…

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