Rarely when the Gourds appear in press to do they a) look this good and b) have an article this well written.
I never knew that Sir-Mix-A-Lot covered “I like big butts.” I also didn’t know that Bod Dylan wrote it. It must be true because the Internets told me so. See… this rockumentary explains it all.
I suppose, when casting for a movie, you look for some special actor that can turn an ordinary movie into a magical one. Often times, in American movies, you grab a foreign actor to play that role. But, if you are a foreign director, you get… Tom Waits.
For some reason, I cannot help but see this trailer and think: did Thomas Pynchon and Umberto Eco team up to write the script?