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.

Monday, June 1, 2020

Musical Hell: The Thief and the Cobbler (Miramax Cut)

So, how's everyone holding up? Staying hydrated, getting rest, speaking out against fundamentally unjust systems? Good. Then you've earned a break, so watch my review of The Thief and the Cobbler!


Monday, May 18, 2020

At the Source: The Producers

How's everyone holding up? Yeah, me too. We could all use a laugh, right? Well, here's the next best thing: me talking about how comedy changes over time using Mel Brooks' The Producers as an example.


Monday, May 4, 2020

Musical Hell: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Welcome to day whatever-the-fuck of social distancing! For your continued distraction from the daily shitstorm, may a present a cheesy Andrew Lloyd Webber musical?

No, not THAT one, the other one.





Monday, April 20, 2020

Know the Score: Legally Blonde and the Art of Movie-to-Musical Translations

It's time for yet another Patreon request! This month, Know the Score looks at the musical adaptation of Legally Blonde and talks about how screen-to-stage translations can work--sometimes.


Monday, April 6, 2020

MHTV SOCIAL DISTANCING SPECIAL: Golden Film's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"

We're still hunkering down, so here's a little extra something to amuse you! It's another Disney Hunchback knock-off, and this one is somehow even more off-canon.


Monday, March 30, 2020

Musical Hell: Mamma Mia Here We Go Again

Greetings to all you in quarantine! Here's a little something to help you through the day: it's an all-new, one-week-early Musical Hell review! This time we're looking at the silly sequel to a silly musical.


Sunday, March 15, 2020

At the Source: Les Miserables

That's right, you're getting this month's At the Source early! Because if Disney can do it, why can't I? Here's a quick (and I mean REALLY quick) overview of Les Miserables and why it still matters.




Stay safe, stay healthy, be kind to those who need it, and don't hog all the Purell!