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The PC Police Are Back At Work

By Ron Merk A “furor” has recently arisen over the hiring by NBC on a non-paraplegic actor, Blair Underwood, to step into the role of “Ironside,” previously played by [...]

July 28, 2013

Right or Wrong!

A Rant by Ron Merk This has nothing to do with film, certainly at first glance. But trust me, I’ll get to that! This piece is ostensibly about the breakdown of the [...]

July 28, 2013

Franco, My Dear, I Don’t Give a Damn

By Ron Merk It would appear that crowd-funding will soon by the sole province of the in-crowd from Hollywood. Yet another star is out there looking to get funding for a [...]

July 28, 2013

Drama + Draft Beer and Pizza

By Ron Merk I recently read an article about Alamo Draft House and their expansion plans. While food and cinema is not a new concept (we’ve had concessions for most of [...]

July 28, 2013

Notes in the Margins

By Ron Merk When I was thinking about the title for this series of musings on how to get noticed in the entertainment industry, I was a little concerned with the word [...]

July 28, 2013

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