Wrote a critical essay for the Chasing Amy
(1997) Criterion Collection DVD.
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Silent Bob | Kevin | Kev | Kevin P. Smith
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It's too expensive, that's the thing nobody wants to talk about. It is too expensive to make movies. That's not true, it is too expensive to market movies. Making movies is not. You can have 10 bucks to 10 million bucks and if you got a crew, imagination and a lot of people willing to turn in some work next to nothing, you going to have a feature. But you can't get beyond how expensive marketing ...
In one of his podcasts, Smith revealed that the name of Silent Bob came, in part, from a character in Tim Burton
(1989), Bob the Goon, citing in particular Jack Nicholson
's (The Joker) line "Bob, gun" and the character stoically handing him a gun.