13 Favorite Costumes from Halloween Weekend in Metro Phoenix
|He's coming to save your butt!|
Unless you're over the age of 25, you probably don't remember the Damon Wayans superhero parody Blankman, wherein the comedian portrayed a bumbling nerd and repairman who adopted the alter ego of a bumbling, wanna-be caped crusader. We were fans of the flick, as was Valley resident Wyatt Hardy, who earns cool points and inclusion on this list for digging up the character from schlock film obscurity for a night out in Old Town Scottsdale.
"There is nothing new except what has been forgotten."
Marie Antoinette & Executioner
It's been eons since our history of western civilization class, but we're fairly sure that Marie Antoinette didn't have her melon lopped off by an axeman, much less one as fearsome-looking as this executioner we spotted at the Valley Ho. Still, historical quibblings aside, this twosome -- portrayed by Sunny Lee (left) and Jimmy Cullen -- took the cake.
Mill Ave. between University Drive and Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ