Like Once Upon a Time in Hollywood but for World War I.
FIAF / 35mm
“And-and incidentally, you're also not Superman; you're a comedian. You want to do mankind a real service? Tell funnier jokes.”
- Stardust Memories (1980)
The sad parts weren’t thought provoking. The funny parts weren’t funny enough. The entire special felt so full of itself despite being so self deprecating in nature.
Despite most of the running time being taken up by talking about deep philosophical subjects, most of it felt shallow, with a only few moments of insight.
Not only that, he…