Before we get on with this, a small note: This is our last trade post of the week. We got a couple more Anniversary posts this afternoon (one of which I may never recover from) and another movie review, but with no Friday releases, we’re taking the day off tomorrow in advance of Independence Day. We’ll leave a comment diversion for you to mull over if you’re stuck in the office. Otherwise, get away from your computer, try to find a pocket of sunlight (an impossible task in New England), and enjoy your weekends.
This is a good one to leave on: A trailer for an untitled Arrested Development documentary. I’m not sure exactly what’s going on — I couldn’t even say if there will ever be a final movie. It’s about the “AD” phenomenon, the “brainchild of two ‘Arrested Development’ superfans, Neil and Jeff.” According to the website, “The overall goal of the documentary is to provide awareness and education of this brilliant, witty and original comedy. We are looking to interview viewers, cast, crew and any other industry figures that are fans or critics of the show.”
Whatever. It’s just nice to see the gang back, in any configuration. And maybe it’ll help bolster the prospects of the eventual movie. Also, it just kind of feels good to know that most of us were in on that inside joke of a sitcom, you know? This provides a little feel-good validation: