22 May 2006

Hmmm. Yeah.

Confession: I have a soft spot for Jack Black. The last scene in High Fidelity when John Cusack is being all cute and pitiful, and Barry (aka Przeboje i podboje) comes out with that soul: "And if you feel...like I feel...sugah...."

Now that's good stuff.

Today I saw this poster for an upcoming film. It looks truly awful, but you can't not smile.

Plot Outline: In order to save an orphanage from closure, a priest (Black) dons a masks and moonlights as a luchador.

What the heck is a luchador?


Anonymous Anna Badenoch said...

A luchador is a masked wrestler. Lucha libre as the sport is called started in Mexico a good while ago. I know about it because there was a cartoon on WB for a couple years called Mucha Lucha, that Ian used to watch a lot. Anyways you can read more about it in Wikepedia if you want: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luchador

1:10 AM  
Blogger angela said...

wowee...thanks for the very informative luchadador tutorial. whole new worlds of information at my fingertips via renaissance anna!

9:53 AM  
Blogger Liz said...

i must confess i also have a soft spot for jack black, because he is really really really funny.

10:25 PM  
Blogger April said...

You would not believe how many times i've written this email today, in order to respond to your new post....this is april, known previously as anonymous. who knew it would be so much work to simply have my name posted when i respond to your blogs? i guess i did, and that is why i had not done it previously. hopefully this works...let's talk soon!

4:12 PM  
Blogger April said...

yeah! it worked, so now i'll say what i wanted to say, and did say without luck, previously.
i, too, have a soft spot for Jack Black. yes, it's his humor, but it is also his amazing penchant for intelligent humor, with penache, you know? he's a great talent. :)

4:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


A luchador is a wrestler or as they say in South County a Rassler!

Ole! Pops

11:23 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

You know about Homestar! This makes me so happy! Homestar was a great source of stress relief for my guy friends and me while I was in college!! (or just a way to procrastinate!)
"Comon and get in da boat. Fish Fish. Comon and get in da boat...Hey he got in da boat!... Fish Fish." - Tanya

12:12 AM  

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