Tag Archives: cinema

Rodman Flender

Only in show business would you be able to find a successful human being named Rodman Flender. At least that so you might think. Rodman Flender is a director, performer, writer and documentarian. He also may just be the only … Continue reading

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Kerry McCluggage

Hollywood has a great track record of launching funny named people to fame. From Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone to Archibald Leach and beyond, amusingly monikered folk have made themselves into household names from the beginnings of the film industry. Today’s subject … Continue reading

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Apichatpong “Joe” Weerasethakul

We’ve covered a Thai name here once before, and it was equally monstrous in pure syllabic sprawl as today’s subject, Apichatpong Weerasethakul. Never one to shy away from a challenge (just kidding, I always shy away from challenges), I decided … Continue reading

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Benedict Cumberbatch

Oh, to be Benedict Cumberbatch. First of all, his name is Benedict Cumberbatch. People in the United Kingdom apparently use his last name as a verb, as in “he has cumberbatched the audience”, which does sound like the type of … Continue reading

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