Our Cinema/On Cinema Season 9 [REPORT]

Gregg Turkington‘sย Our Cinemaย Oscar Special should have been a triumph. ย Instead, Tim Heidecker found a way to derail proceedings regardless of his absence. ย It could have been an evening of insightful movie expertise; as we’ve come to expect from its host. ย What we ended up with was a travesty. ย Of course, Heidecker has a history of live meltdowns. ย I had deep hopes that his personal issues wouldn’t fringe on another Oscar Special. ย Unfortunately,ย On Cinemaย has become nothing more than a kind of therapy for Heidecker. ย That his chaos can extend to the cool waters of Turkington’s winning criticism should be a concern for us all.…   [continue reading]