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TV & Movies 2018: Sheldon’s Biggest Disappointments and Bottom Feeders!

Death Wish – Paul Kersey (Bruce Willis) – Photo courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.

There were a lot of movies and television programs in 2018 – probably more than ever before (at least in terms of quantity/quality TV).

That said, Sturgeon’s Law (90% of everything is crap) still applies – and though I strenuously avoided much of what I thought would be crap TV/films, there were, unfortunately a few things that managed to get through my shields.

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Happytime Murders is Full of Fluff

Connie (Melissa McCarthy, L), and Phil (Bill Barretta) survey the scene of potential crime in THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS

The Happytime Murders is the story of Phil (Bill Barretta), a disgraced puppet ex-cop now working as a private investigator, who is drawn back into a world he’d rather forget. Phil’s brother, Larry (Victor Yerrid), used to work on a popular kids’ television show in the 1980s called The Happytime Gang, along with Phil’s ex-girlfriend, Jenny (Elizabeth Banks). Today, all of the former cast members of the The Happytime Gang are getting murdered off, one by one. When The Happytime Gang goes into syndication, the windfall will be equally distributed among the surviving cast-members. Fewer living cast-members means a larger share, and thus a suspected motive emerges. Continue reading Happytime Murders is Full of Fluff

Someone Out There Is Killing Puppets Trailer: The Happytime Murders!

Someone is killing the puppet cast of an ’80s children’s TV show so, a disgraced LAPD detective-turned-private eye puppet teams up with a human cop to try to catch the killer.

The Happytime Murders is an R-rated Who Framed Roger Rabbit for grown-ups – with puppets instead of Toons.

The Happytime Murders opens on August 17th.

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