Directed / starred in The Goops' "Build Me Up, Buttercup" video (from the movie Mallrats
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Silent Bob | Kevin | Kev | Kevin P. Smith
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[on making Red State
(2011)] Look at all these beautiful people making this movie, cinching their belts and doing it for next-to-nothing. Ben (Affleck) recently sent me an email going 'Dude, I don't know how you make this for four million bucks. It doesn't look like a four-million-dollar movie'. That's because nobody got paid, dude.
In one of his podcasts, Smith revealed that the name of Silent Bob came, in part, from a character in Tim Burton
(1989), Bob the Goon, citing in particular Jack Nicholson
's (The Joker) line "Bob, gun" and the character stoically handing him a gun.
References Hockey in all of his films: Clerks
(1994): Dante closes the store to play hockey; Mallrats
(1995): Renee breaks up with Brodie because he is playing Sega Hockey; Chasing Amy
(1997): Holden and Alyssa break up at a hockey game; Dogma
(1999): Azrael's imp sidekicks are dressed as hockey players and carry hockey sticks.