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, August 17, 2015

Know the Score: Independent Film Musicals

They're low-budget, they're different, and it's even odds whether you've heard of them.  This month, Know the Score looks at some recent independent musicals on film.


Monday, August 3, 2015

Musical Hell Review: The Wiz

This month, Musical Hell looks at what happens when you take an all-black retelling of the Wizard of Oz, add an unsuitable Diana Ross in the lead and get the guy who thought Gerard Butler would make a good Phantom to write the script.  Here it is, The Wiz!


Monday, July 20, 2015

Know the Score: Karmaflow the Rock Opera Video Game

Hot on the heels of my grand return, it's a new Know the Score!  Yes, this is a thing.  Yes, it's pretty darn cool.


Monday, July 13, 2015

Musical Hell Review SPECIAL EDITION: Disco Worms with Archer

I'm back, everybody!  And I bring you a particularly horrible subject, brought to my attention by my co-host Archer (see his stuff here!): Disco Worms!  That's right.  Disco.  Worms.


Monday, June 1, 2015

Musical Hell Review: Walking on Sunshine (plus important status update)

Did you like Mamma Mia?  Yeah, me neither.  But a lot of people did, and we all know what that means--lousy knock-off movies!  So here it is, the second most popular jukebox musical about wacky shenanigans during a Mediterranean wedding, Walking on Sunshine!



Also, due to various real-world issues the court of Musical Hell will be taking a brief recess.  Here's the details:


Monday, May 18, 2015

Know the Score: Top Five Opening Numbers

This month, Know the Score looks at some of the best first impressions a musical can give--it's the Top Five Opening Numbers!




Also, various issues are currently conspiring to create scheduling hiccups.  Look for an explanatory post/video/something or other in the near future.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Musical Hell Review: Camelot

It's the lusty month of May, so this month's review is Camelot!  Vanessa Redgrave sings!  Richard Harris overacts!  The audience yawns!