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MEANWHILE - The repairs on the deuce continue.... - Thursday, February 5th 2009 9:50 AM
    Will I  EVER be done with these repairs and upgrades of the deuce?????? We have been at it since THANKS GIVING... It's taking FOREVER. And that's all time...
I VISIT THE SIDEWINDERS - and become one of them... - Tuesday, February 3rd 2009 9:00 AM
5PM - My door bell rings. It's Jordan. I'm really happy to see him cause I love Jordan to pieces. Jordan plays TOMMY, Johnny's sidekick. He is a super talented actor and I am...
I get to watch my footage on a big screen for the first time !! - Saturday, January 31st 2009 8:39 AM
  Tonight I got to attend the SCTA annual banquet, as a guest of Richard Parks. I was looking forward to seeing everyone. Cause I actually know all these people... Cause...
Richard Parks finds out about DEUCE OF SPADES - Thursday, January 29th 2009 11:30 AM
  The word is out about my film. And word of mouth is a powerful thing. It is the oldest form of media and probably still the most efficient one. As DEUCE OF SPADES is...
CLEAN UP ON ISLE 32 !!!! - Sunday, January 25th 2009 2:54 PM
  While everybody I know is up at the Grand National Roadster Show, enjoying the car show, Jerry and I are working in the garage, trying to complete the deuce's repairs....
HOT ROD RUMBLE (seat, that is...) - Saturday, January 24th 2009 10:52 AM
  So my deuce has a rumble seat set-up. This is an unusual occurence, since most roadsters now a day opt for a trunk set-up , meaning their trunk lid opens UP from...
BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS... And a little piece of finger, too... - Friday, January 23rd 2009 2:17 PM
  Blood, sweat and tears. That's what it's taking to fix that deuce. I tell ya, it gets a bit overwhelming at times... Will it ever get done? Blood, sweat and tears......
Now it's starting to feel like a movie ! - Thursday, January 22nd 2009 2:30 PM
  It's official, today I printed the first movie poster for DEUCE OF SPADES. And it felt a bit like how it felt the first time I printed the script and finally held...
Bringing the past to life! - Saturday, January 17th 2009 10:23 AM
  "Ok Jim. I am about to do a pick up shot for my SCTA 1955 flashback scene. The shot entails the SCTA board and I have my actor login Johnny's time on the black board. My...
Photos from the carburator swap session... - Saturday, January 17th 2009 2:55 AM
  As promised, here are some photos snapped while we did the carb swap session:   I pull up into Kent Weaver's garage/shop:   The new mid fifties Rochester...
THE BEAST AWAKES - Friday, January 16th 2009 1:02 PM
  As my hands gripped the steering wheel and I stared at the straight stretch of asphalt before me, I couldn't help but wonder: What is going to happen once my foot...
BRING IT ON!!!! - Friday, January 16th 2009 11:18 AM
    UPDATES FROM DEUCELANDYesterday I drove the deuce to work - it was DEAD in the water in the morning - pump not worky. . It was so cool that I knew exactely what...
3....2....1......... IGNITION !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!! - Sunday, January 11th 2009 1:20 PM
  Jerry, Jimmy and I buckle up. Jaws, tight. Palms of the hands, sweaty. Throat, tight. THIS IS IT. Today we are getting this done no matter what, at any cost, if it...
Garlic Girl and Ziplock Boy - Two new Superheros, here to serve you! - Friday, January 9th 2009 10:49 AM
    "I wouldn't hold that torch that close to my face if I were you" The warning came just in time. A mere inch closer and a huge, fatal explosion would have...
YOU MUST WATCH THIS NEW CLIP! - Sunday, January 4th 2009 4:54 PM
    I JUST UPLOADED A VERY COOL EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH ACTOR FRANK O'LEARY (who plays the rival, FRESNO, in my film). Not only do you get to hear Frank talk...
No, no it's not what it sounds like !! - Wednesday, December 31st 2008 10:37 AM
  I wonder what my neighbors would think if one of them put his ears against my garage door last night and took a listen at what was going on inside... MAN'S VOICE - "OK,...
Aaaaaaaaaa Tchahhhhhhhh ! - Tuesday, December 30th 2008 10:28 AM
  Snif. The garage cold is getting to me and I am now fighting both exhaustion and the precursor of a cold. RATS. Fortunately, the temps in Southern California have gone...
LAMENTATIONS (never help) - Monday, December 29th 2008 10:38 AM
  A cold garage in the middle of December. In it, one nearly blind man and one frozen girl. Struggling. They've both been at it since 10 AM that morning. It is now...
MAJOR DEUCE REPAIRS AND MORE MIRACLES! - Wednesday, December 17th 2008 11:00 PM
  The Deuce. Love of my life. A beautiful, resilient old beast. It would be an understatement to say that the deuce has been driven hard for the film. It was driven...
SHOOT #80 - The LAST flashback scene - Sunday, December 7th 2008 9:52 PM
5AM - my i-phone's alarm clock goes off. I open my eyes, feeling both excited and a bit blue: TODAY I FILM MY VERY LAST FLASHBACK SCENE. As I stared at The ceiling, still...
SHOOT #79 - The courthouse shot. - Saturday, December 6th 2008 9:11 PM
  4AM - I wake up and quickly get ready. I pack my camera case and my tripod and glance at my watch: 5AM - I am now knocking on Kyle's truck window. He pulled in late...
FAITHFULLY YOURS! A behind the scene candid look at what it was like to film the flashbacks. - Friday, December 5th 2008 11:38 AM
I finally got a chance to download and watch the home footage that Tim, our lead man, filmed with his little camcorder over the last seven months. He filmed a bit here...
Another DEUCE OF SPADES miracle ! - Thursday, December 4th 2008 8:31 PM
  Something that many people noticed and commented on, over the past seven months, has been how Providence seems to provide us with what we need just when we need it....
YES YES YES!!! That feeeels GoooooOOOoooD... - Monday, November 24th 2008 11:48 AM
    Today Mark (from Gene Windfield team) came over and dived right into my wiring. His friend Juan did the honors and after tearing the trunk apart, took the wire...
Maybe if I was Psychic, I could figure out my wiring? - Sunday, November 23rd 2008 11:10 AM
  When Lonnie sold me his deuce, he apparently forgot to give me the crystal ball that shoud have come with it. So we could figure out the wiring on that thing. Jerry...