If anyone thinks that Hitler and his Nazi inner circle managed to take over most of Europe by themselves, let us recommend the Military Channel’s Nazi Collaborators. The 13-part series ran last year on the network and has just come out on DVD. +Continue Reading
Any student of Nazi history knows about Hitler’s obsession with the occult, so it’s totally plausible that the Führer was actually a werewolf. Also, totally believable that FDR contracted polio from a werewolf bite.
FDR: American Badass! was made by a couple of guys you never heard of (Garrett Brawith & Ross Patterson) with what look like Ed Wood–level production values, but the idea is so awesome that they’ve attracted a roster of talented actors who all seem totally into the proceedings. Barry Bostwick from The Rocky Horror Picture Show plays FDR and he’s joined by Kevin Sorbo (Hercules) as Abraham Lincoln, Ray Wise (Twin Peaks and 24) as General Douglas MacArthur and features Bruce McGill (D-Day from Animal House) and Paul Ben-Victor (The Wire) in supporting roles.
Rapper 50 Cent has always been a little thin-skinned about criticism, but imagining himself as Adolph Hitler and Osama bin-Laden probably isn’t an effective way to shut up the haters. (via Boing-Boing)
Previously unpublished letters from Adolf Hitler’s WWI regiment reveal that fellow soldiers believed he was a “teaboy” messenger” and a “rear-area pig” rather than the war hero portrayed by Nazi propaganda.
The Fuhrer is not pleased by the news that the German company behind the Hitler film Downfall has asked YouTube to remove the seemingly endless number of parodies inspired by the film. (Video may be NSFW for if you’re bothered by some rough language.)