Sunday, May 16, 2010

Little Dieter Needs to DAHNSE

I'd always heard that Mike Myers got his inspiration for Dieter from Sprockets, in part, from an impatient waiter in Toronto who would, if you went on for too long, decide that your order was becoming tiresome and leave you and your order incomplete.

I've seen (and enjoyed) several of Werner Herzog's character studies of dreamy eccentrics. But I never heard Dieter's voice so clearly until I watched this:

The pain is exquisite.