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SithVamp Reviews: Shakes the Clown
Welcome to another episode of SithVamp Reviews! Clowns: some find them funny, some think they’re creepy. There are good clowns, like Krusty from the Simpsons, Binky from Garfield, or even Pinkie Pie (face it: she’s the clown of My Little Pony), and there are bad clowns, like the Joker and Harley Quinn from Batman, Pennywise from Stephen King’s It or the Killer Klowns from Outer Space. Why am I telling you about clowns? Because the movie I’ll be looking at today is about them: it’s a little movie that takes a look at clowns, when they’re not entertaining people, and it’s called Shakes the Clown.
Shakes the Clown came out in 1992. The movie opens in the apartment of a woman. She’s sleeping on the couch, her dog is eating pizza and her son goes to the bathroom. While taking a whiz, the kid wakes up the movie’s main character: Shakes the Clown, played by Bobcat Goldthwait, who was also the writer and director of this movie. So Shakes ge