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About the Movie
For over 50 years, cartoonist Gahan Wilson has been known for his ghoulish, twisted visions that combine horrific elements with comedy and politics. His subversive cartoons have appeared in Playboy Magazine, The New Yorker, National Lampoon, The New York Times, Colliers, Look, and others. Capturing a behind-the-scenes look into the challenging life of a professional cartoonist, “Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird” takes an intimate look at Wilson’s bizarre and personal inspirations, and his influence on the medium. Featuring interviews with comedians, filmmakers, fellow artists, and long-time admirers including Stephen Colbert, Bill Maher, Randy Newman, Guillermo Del Toro, Neil Gaiman, Stan Lee, Hugh M. Hefner, David Remnick, and more.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 5
- Fresh: 5
- Rotten: 0
- Average Rating: 8.4/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: Skillfully introduces this pleasant man with the demented visions and delves into how he got them.
Fresh: Wilson ... happily and thoroughly participates in this highly dimensional recap of his life and career, to compelling effect.
Fresh: In this entertaining documentary, the coolest kids in town sing the praises of cartoonist Gahan Wilson, whose work is a brilliant fusion of the personal and the political.
Fresh: Steven-Charles Jaffe's film is a fascinating profile of one of cartooning's best and most venerable workhorses.