Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:43:07 GMT
Tim Robbins once made a pretty funny little movie called Bob Roberts , which is about a right-wing folksinger who is running for the Senate. Shot partly in the style of Dont Look Back [sic], it is partly the usual tedious lefty propaganda and partly a spoof of celebrity-driven political culture, which was only really beginning to emerge in the 1990s.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 16:38:17 GMT
Five US inmates have been recaptured but one is still on the run after breaking out of prison on Christmas in an escape mimicking the film The Shawshank Redemption. The group, from Cocke County Jail in Newport, Tennessee, removed a loose toilet and climbed through the hole in the wall, before running to freedom.