Monthly Archives June 2015

Episode 4: The Ambulance (1990) & The Dark Knight (2008)

Welcome to Episode 4 of Eric Roberts is the Man! This time we’re up to our necks in COMICS as we look at Larry Cohen’s 1990 thriller THE AMBULANCE – featuring Eric Roberts as a Marvel artist – and 2008’s THE DARK KNIGHT – which is about a guy who dresses like a BAT! I KNOW! If you’re wondering if there are filthy Stan Lee impressions here’s a spoiler: YES! THERE ARE! Listen, love, and tell your friends. But don’t tell Eric Roberts. That would be awkward. This episode’s special guest is the INDESTRUCTIBLE Rockie Juarez, who writes for Isle of Cinema,
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Episode 3: Best of the Best (1989) & Revelation Road: The Beginning of the End (2013)

Welcome to Episode 3 of Eric Roberts is the Man! This time around we’re taking a look at the taekwondo action classic BEST OF THE BEST starring James Earl Jones’ voice, the late (pudgy) Chris Penn, Sally Kirkland for some reason and Eric Roberts’ hair. Lots of people get kicked while great/terrible synthy rock music plays. It’s hard to beat. We follow that up with Christ-tastic faith film REVELATION ROAD: THE BEGINNING OF THE END which is sort of THE BOURNE IDENTITY meets A THIEF IN THE NIGHT except not nearly as interesting as that would imply. Our man ER
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