On this particular vacation bonus episode Bruce talks with Melissa Maerz, writer of the fabulous new ebook Alright, Alright, Alright: The Oral History of Richard Linklater’s ‘Dazed and Confused‘.
“You cool, man?”
In the summertime of 1992, younger director Richard Linklater introduced a solid of even-younger actors to Austin, Texas, to movie a film in regards to the final day of highschool in 1976. Dazed and Confused didn’t make a field workplace splash at first, however over time it’s entered the pantheon as one of many biggest comedies ever made.
1 / 4-century after its launch, Melissa Maerz interviewed solid and crew to compile this enjoyable, humorous, stunning, and transferring behind-the-scenes historical past of D&C.
Chuck Klosterman as soon as wrote this about Dazed:
Is it a stoner film? In fact.
Is it a lot greater than a stoner film? Completely.
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