Jack’s Mannequin means a lot of different things to its fans. For some, Jack’s Mannequin means simply good piano music. For others, it’s love. And for more, it’s hope. For me, it means a bit of all those things and still more. With all those feelings tied up in Jack’s Mannequin, it’s no wonder the 10 Years in Transit tour sold out almost instantly, and luckily I managed to snag a ticket.
While I could go on and on about my utter hatred that seethes for shows that aren’t Community, I must take comfort in the fact that Community is a film lover’s delight. Every episode has some form of an homage or parody to pop culture movies. I fall in love every time I catch something in this show that appeals to the cinephile in me. It doesn’t matter if the movie is obscure, the writers and actors find a way to make it seem so natural and apart of the show setting.
So today, I want to list the top ten movie references in the three seasons of Community!
One of the things that makes “Community” so great is its subtle humor. Reddit recently brought to light a gag that was three years in the making. Each season, “Community” slipped the word “Beetlejuice” into an episode. And we all know what happens when you say “Beetlejuice” three times, right? Take a look at these clips of the invocation and watch closely when they say the name a third time…
This August, Who is back. We already knew that the rest of the season promises Nazis, but based on the intense trailer for episodes 8-13, it contains a whole lot more. Eye patches! Cybermen! The Silence! Oh my–does Rory punch Hitler!? Check out the trailer.
Zombie lovers get ready. Comic-Con just unveiled a taste of one of the most anticipated television events of the year: ‘The Walking Dead: Season 2.’
Police in York, Pennsylvania are investigating a case of utmost importance…the case of the missing orange soda. Yes, dear reader, orange soda theft is a very real and tragic crime terrorizing the nation. The gumshoes at Midcoast Station have been tipped off on a possible culprit and we’re pretty sure we know whodunnit:
Sean Bean is tough. The man’s taken three arrows to the chest fighting Orcs and recently lost his head in defense of the iron throne. As if that weren’t enough for one man to take (even if in fiction), the actor now has some real life battle wounds. UK publications are reporting that the 52-year-old […]
Shortly after BBC announced that they had commissioned 14 new episodes of the sci-fi adventure series Doctor Who, BBC has followed with the downside of this news: Doctor Who will not air as a full-series in 2012. The announcement came during a conference early Tuesday. Jokes were flying that the abbreviated season was to allow […]