I have a confession to make. I only saw the 1989 flick
The rap song “Top That” is the most memorable part of the film. Hands down. It’s a wordsmith’s showdown between the aforementioned random rapping dudes and Louise’s best friend Polly. But as a special Halloween treat, Robyn Lively stepped into the role of Polly and recreated it–wardrobe, dramatic choreography, and all–with
How. Utterly. Glorious. They both commit to the roles completely. The fact that it’s a low budget shoot makes it all the better.
And in case you aren’t familiar with the original sequence, I implore you to set two minutes of your day aside and take it in. My life is sadder for only discovering it in recent months. Don’t be like me.
It’s time to show off: do you know all the words to “Top That?” If so, you should be proud. Let your
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