July 2, 2012

It’s Not Who You Know, Punk.

This is one of my favorite tales. I’ve told it many times. At social occasions, I’m often asked by those who’ve already heard the story to […]
June 25, 2012


It’s out there. From my screenplays and novels to my hundred and forty character Twitter sorties to this very blog. Whatever I say. Whatever I write, […]
June 18, 2012

No Brothers. No Mexicans. No Problem.

I’d only just arrived in Miami. After checking into my junior suite at the historic Biltmore Hotel, I made the quick walk over to the Bad […]
June 11, 2012

Spiking the Football.

I’d just finished my first novel. I had over one hundred thousand words, typed, proofed, and printed on some five hundred pages of loose leaf paper. […]
June 4, 2012

Operation Dumb-ass Drop.

It’s said that hindsight is 20/20. Not sure about that as an absolute. This one still eats at me. I’d just wrapped Bad Boys on which […]
May 28, 2012

Lap Dances with Lady Justice.

You might think me strange when I say this. But I kind of dig jury duty. I don’t know what it’s like in your zip code, […]
May 21, 2012

A Rock and a Hard Place, Part 2.

“Found you,” said the movie star. “How’d you get this number?” was the most witty thing I could summon. On the other end of the telephone […]
May 14, 2012

A Rock and a Hard Place, Part 1.

In this particular post, I need to keep the names under wraps because some of the following are still “A” players. So for now, I’ll just […]
May 7, 2012

No Pain, No Gain?

I adore movie geeks. You know those guys. They’re the fan boys who, when not hooked up to their Xboxes and PlayStations or planning a two-week […]
April 30, 2012

Swear I Didn’t Do It.

I’m a big Michael Douglas fan. Have been since I was a boy and he was playing Karl Malden’s sidekick in The Streets of San Francisco. […]