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THE FIRST 600 SPECTATORS DISCOVER DEUCE OF SPADES - Saturday, October 24th 2009 2:30 PM
  4PM - The louvers are spewing hot air in my face... Before me, a black top road shooting straight far as the eyes can see... The deuce dances up and down, a communion...
TODAY IS "D" DAY - Saturday, October 24th 2009 9:55 AM
  Today is "D" day. "D" as in Deuce of Spades... "D" as in Daytona Beach. Jerry is roaming around the city, from venue to venue, ranting and raving about how big the...
GIVING BIRTH - Friday, October 23rd 2009 1:57 PM
  Last day of sleep depravation and worse one yet. I only slept one hour. Strangely enough, my body seems to be in such a state of shock that I am not sleepy anylonger. I...
HOPE I LIVE TO TELL THE TALE... - Thursday, October 22nd 2009 12:44 PM
  Third day of sleep depravation. This is the LONGEST I have ever gone without normal sleeping pattern and adequate sleep/food. I am unsure of how my body is going to...
FRIED BEYOND RECOGNITION - Wednesday, October 21st 2009 12:07 PM
    I have now earned my black belt in sleep depravation. Friday morning, at 8AM, Jerry flies out to Daytona Beach, Florida and the film is going with him. That...
I'LL REST WHEN I'M DEAD - Tuesday, October 20th 2009 11:22 AM
  I'll rest when I'm dead. Which at this rate, will be SOON. Got my three "vacation" (haha!) days and plunged head first into an ABYSS of non stop work around the clock....
DEUCE OF SPADES SCREENS FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME - Saturday, October 17th 2009 8:39 AM
  As the last image faded on the screen and the room turned to dark, the sound of thundering applause confirmed what I had believed, in Faith, all along: This is a very...
TODAY IS THE MORNING OF MY LAST OFFICIAL SHOOT... - Wednesday, October 14th 2009 11:24 AM
    They say the longest journey starts with a single step. I say the longest journey eventually ends with a last step. Today, I take that last step. Today I pull...
PEDAL TO THE METAL - Tuesday, October 13th 2009 12:32 PM
  I have pretty much come to the realization that things will never slow down and I will never be able to stop, catch my breath and have a moment for myself. Not...
WORLD'S TOP MODELERS TACKLE THE DIFFICULT TASK OF RECREATING THE DEUCE OF SPADES STAR CARS - Thursday, October 1st 2009 11:35 AM
      They say size matters. I could not agree more . But in this case, smaller is better, much much better . I am talking of course NOT about "that" (you...
NEW SLIDESHOW!!! - Tuesday, September 29th 2009 11:17 AM
  I have been incredibly productive this last week, launching new features on the DEUCE OF SPADES official website, which I am redesigning from TOP TO BOTTOM. Nothing...
LITTLE FAITH + BIG GOD = GREAT RESULTS! - Wednesday, September 23rd 2009 11:07 AM
  My knee hurts. Im trying to find a comfortable position to sit in but it's no use, the truck is too crowded with gear, props, bags... I shove a pillow under my left leg...
NEW LOOK FOR OUR BLOG! - Sunday, September 20th 2009 9:31 PM
    It's official, the blog got a face lift today. I did this at 6 AM this morning, right before heading out to my Murietta shoot, which, by the way, was a real...
DEUCE OF SPADES POST PRODUCTION TEAM SLAVING AWAY - Friday, September 18th 2009 2:37 PM
    With only a few weeks to the Premiere Test Screening, you can bet we are all working our fannies off trying to get the film as complete as possible before the...
IT'S OFFICIAL - THE FILM HAS COME FULL CIRCLE. - Thursday, September 17th 2009 11:50 AM
    I recline in my seat, turn the light off and hit the PLAY button. The climax scene unfolds before my amazed eyes. I have done it. I finished editing the last...
CLIMAX SCENE DONE - Wednesday, September 16th 2009 10:54 AM
  "Wow! You sure look comfortable, here!" Jerry points to the many pillows cushoning my otherwise cheap office chair. What do you expect? I LIVE in that cheap chair right...
UNDER THE SPELL - Tuesday, September 15th 2009 2:09 PM
    I've been lost in a place that doesn't exist, each scene taking me deeper and deeper into Johnny's world. I live in the film and the film lives in...
IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL COME... - Monday, September 14th 2009 4:09 PM
  Had to make a quick blog entry today because today is a landmark moment in my film's story. Today I got my very first real income from the movie. It came in the form...
AND THE DEUCE WILL DO ITS MAGIC... - Friday, May 29th 2009 2:53 PM
  As if single handedly making a 2.5 hour period film on a no budget and with nearly no crew was not challenging enough, I have to do all this, while having a...
BRACE YOURSELF FOR IMPACT FAITH!! - Thursday, May 28th 2009 12:30 PM
    I think that by now I have mastered the "deer caught in the headlights" look. Having barely recovered from my three day challenging shoot last week-end I...
SHOOT # 104 - THE REVELATION SCENE - Monday, May 25th 2009 12:51 PM
  Earthquake! Earthquake! The trailer is shaking like crazy. I jump down from my upper bunk and step outside, half asleep, heart racing...  Here I am, in my...
SHOOT #103 - FILMING THE SANDY SCENE - DAY TWO - Sunday, May 24th 2009 12:09 PM
    "Bob!!! There's a crazy lady pounding on our shrub! Call the Burbank Police, quick!!!" Marge is looking in horror hiding behind her flowery curtain. A mere few...
SHOOT #102 - FILMING THE SANDY SCENE - DAY ONE - Saturday, May 23rd 2009 1:51 PM
        AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   WHAT THE ??????????     I shake my leg and Johnny...
AGAINST ALL ODDS... - Friday, May 22nd 2009 12:46 PM
      "Hold this!"   I hand the carrier to the nice lady behind the OMEGA CINEMA PROPS desk... Johnny Cattaway is getting his little furry butt hauled...
PROVIDENCE SENDS HELP - Thursday, May 21st 2009 11:54 AM
      I double click on my aol mail box and am pleasantly surprised to spot an incoming email from Robert, the nice fellow who had helped me...