Lady writes about literature, television, film, and pop culture.
Junior Contributor I
The Enduring and Ageless Pee-Wee Herman
Pee-Wee Herman: the hyperactive man child widely popular in the eighties. His popularity included a tv show and two movies. After several attempts at a revival, Paul Reubens is coming back with his character in a new movie titled Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday. Why now? What is it about this character that fits into pop culture as we know it today? Is this just an attempt at rehashing an old formula as can often occur with studios or is this a fresh take for a new generation?