It’s a perfectly fine documentary once Gibney gets out
of the frame and stops complaining. Continue reading
Bill Watterson’s Calvin and Hobbes strip is 28 years old this week, and the impact and influence of Watterson’s cartoon about a boy and his stuffed tiger continue to touch the hearts and spark the imaginative bone in kids of all ages. No comic strip since then has not been touched or inspired by Calvin and Hobbes in some way. Fans of the strip span the globe, and one director Kickstarted a documentary about the impact of Calvin and Hobbes on these fans. Joel Allen Schroeder joins Earth Prime Time today to discuss Dear Mr. Watterson: An Exploration of Calvin and Hobbes.
The movie is touring the country and is available on demand starting November 15.
Robert Gardner will be in person at the HFA to explain how that motivated him to release a follow-up all these decades later. Continue reading
Why not hold off on those impulses and spend that money on something you won’t look back on with regretful eyes in like, two days? Continue reading