Big Crimewave
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Big Crimewave
Not to be confused with another 1985 movie of the same title by director Sam Raimi, this comic look at scriptwriter's block comes from the creative, unblocked mind of John Paizs, a director and humorist from Winnipeg. The unlikely hero, Steven Penny, wants to do a smashing crime-thriller movie but is torn and twisted into knots because he can write great endings and beginnings but it is the middle that refuses to materialize. As he jettisons his failures in the scrap heap, they are picked up and read by his little mite of a next-door neighbor. She has some naive comments of her own to try… More