Comic Book Tragedy! On-Air Film Review of ‘Funny Pages’

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CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com appears on The Eddie Volkman Show with Hannah B on WSSR-FM (Star 96.7 Joliet, Illinois) on August 26th, 2022, reviewing the new film “Funny Pages,” the latest indie film from A24 Studios, currently in theaters and available through VOD.

18-year-old Robert (Daniel Zolghadri) wants to be a comic book artist, but not superheroes, more of the underground and animal type art like R. Crumb meets Donald Duck.He decides to run away instead of going to college, so he moves into a crappy apartment in Trenton, New Jersey. Working for a lawyer, he meets Wallace (Matthew Maher), who was a colorist on his favorite comic book. Robert desires art lessons, Wallace desires justice for his rash behavior.

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Funny Pages
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Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com reviews “Funny Pages” during the Eddie Volkman Show with Hannah B on WSSR-FM (Star 96.7), Joliet, Illinois, August 26th, 2022 …

“Funny Pages” is currently in theaters and through VOD. Featuring Daniel Zolghardri, Matthew Maher, Josh Pais, Marcia DeBonis and Ron Rifkin,. Written and directed by Gwen Kline. Rated “R”

HollywoodChicago.com senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

By PATRICK McDONALD
Editor and Film Writer
HollywoodChicago.com
pat@hollywoodchicago.com

© 2022 Patrick McDonald, HollywoodChicago.com

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