Located on a small expansion shelf about midway between the Third and Fourth Circles, Musical Hell is presided over by Diva, a minor demon charged with passing judgement on the worst musicals ever committed to film. (She still hasn't figured out if this is their punishment or hers.) Take a seat on the bench and have your earplugs ready, because court is now in session.

New videos posted on the first Monday of the month. Other viewpoints, news, and general ramblings posted when they crop up.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Know the Score: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Musicals 101)

New Know the Score a little early, because I'm about to leave on vacation. (The next Musical Hell review may be late, because I'm about to leave on vacation.)  So here it is, an examination of how Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame went from surprisingly good to even better.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Musical Hell Review: Glitter

Happy Fourth of July, you proud 'Muricans!  And what better way to celebrate than with a huge bomb?  Here it is, the infamous Mariah Carey vehicle Glitter!

Monday, June 20, 2016

Know the Score: World of Warcraft-Evolution of a Theme

So, World of Warcraft has a new expansion this summer, the Warcraft movie is...not as bad as the critics would have you believe, and this month's Know the Score looks inside the music of Azeroth.  Enjoy!

Monday, June 6, 2016

Musical Hell Review: Nine

Remember Fellini's classic 8 1/2?  Yeah, you might want to hold on to those memories, because Nine doesn't even come close.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Know the Score: Top Five Good Soundtracks to Bad Movies

For this month's Know the Score, we're looking at some movies that are very easy to listen to--even if they're a chore to watch.  It's the top five good soundtracks from bad movies!

Monday, May 2, 2016

Musical Hell Review: The Princess and the Pea

Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale is made into a charming musical...in Once Upon a Mattress.  In this preachy kid's movie, not so much.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Musical Hell TV: The Secret of the Hunchback

And here's a special treat for all you people who put up with this crazy thing I do: another riffing of the ever-popular(?) "Secret of" series!  Things will be back to normal-ish next month...I hope.