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When does a bad movie become a monumental message?  If you are like me you may have spent many a Saturday morning watching MST3K on comedy central ripping bad movies with Tom Servo, Crow T. Robot and the gang. While most films deserve these royal send ups we do tend to forget that someone put their heart and soul into a vision, perhaps emptying themselves into a gasp of creativity.   In the past these films may have been relegated to the trash heap only to be viewed by an archivist or lone affectionado.  Ah but the ‘New’ Media revolution has forever changed this. 

The value of these individual voices was recently reinforced by a kids movie we found one rainy day on Netflix when our house was feeling low ebb’d and feverish throughout. Little did I know that a shared movie would break me into pieces.

Full post is on my T6 blog

When does a bad movie become a monumental message? If you are like me you may have spent many a Saturday morning watching MST3K on comedy central ripping bad movies with Tom Servo, Crow T. Robot and the gang. While most films deserve these royal send ups we do tend to forget that someone put their heart and soul into a vision, perhaps emptying themselves into a gasp of creativity. In the past these films may have been relegated to the trash heap only to be viewed by an archivist or lone affectionado. Ah but the ‘New’ Media revolution has forever changed this.

The value of these individual voices was recently reinforced by a kids movie we found one rainy day on Netflix when our house was feeling low ebb’d and feverish throughout. Little did I know that a shared movie would break me into pieces.

Full post is on my T6 blog

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