Mamma Don’t Like Tattle Tales….
Having watched and thoroughly enjoyed the Blu of They Live a couple of weeks ago, and being inspired to instantly re-watch the picture with Carpenter and Piper’s thoroughly entertaining commentary the next day, this sad news makes me maudlin – 61? Crikey. Having precisely zero knowledge or interest in the world of wrestling I can’t comment on such arenas, but he was terrific, nay iconic in this stone cold 1980’s classic. C’mon now, what else could possibly be posted – so put on your fucking glasses;
I think Hell Comes To Frogtown has some genre pedigree as well, within some cult movie corners, so maybe that might be worth a revisit as a celebration of his unassuming and unpretentious B movie balletics;