Space Trucker Bruce (2014)

Space travel is boring. There.  We said it.  Not that it is a real surprise:  after all, those live TV broadcasts of space missions, where every trivial action required a complicated exchange with Mission Control, were already ripe for parody in 1979 when John Lurie threw together his No Wave film, Men in Orbit. But the […]

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Men in Orbit (1979)

Film exists in a lot of odd little categories. Like any other art form, it can be driven by all sorts of strange circumstances, whether strong personalities, odd opportunities, or a particular place and time that brought certain things together. The results are often interesting, but rarely satisfying for outsiders. For about a decade (75-85 […]

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