Occasional link roundup – June 24-July 7


Happy early July to you! I hope you’re having a splendid summer and are not  freaking out because it’s practically halfway over and it will be Labor Day before you know it. Cheers!

“The Bling Ring” C [About.com]
“Despicable Me 2” C- [Twitch]
“The East” B [About.com]
“The Heat” B+ [Twitch]
“The History of Future Folk” B+ [About.com]
“The Lone Ranger” D+
“White House Down” B

Eric’s Bad Movies #229: “Battlefield Earth” (2000) — It took 13 years to muster the strength to watch it again [Film.com]
Eric’s Bad Movies #230: “Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn” (1983) — Warning: does not feature the destruction of Jared-Syn [Film.com]

The Pitch Meeting for ‘The Lone Ranger’ — Verbatim transcript! [Film.com]

All the Things That the Fiftysomething White Lady Behind Me Said Aloud During ‘The Lone Ranger’ — An exhaustive survey

Snide Remarks #689: “Proud Fathers” — What would the Founders think of us now?

Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider #166 (6/28): ‘White House Down,’ ‘The Heat,’ ‘Monsters University,’ ‘World War Z,’ ‘Much Ado About Nothing,’ ‘The Bling Ring’ [MovieBS]
Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider #167 (7/5): ‘The Lone Ranger,’ ‘Despicable Me 2,’ Pitch Me

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