Thursday 24 Jul

Escape from Tomorrow

With Escape from Tomorrow, one fears the story behind the movie would loom larger than the movie itself. Luckily, that is not the case. After all, it opens with a decapitation on Disney World’s Big Thunder Mountain Railroad roller coaster.
05/06/2014 | Comments 0


William Friedkin spends a lot of time in his 2013 memoir discussing why Sorcerer didn't click with critics and audiences even though he believes it to be better than his previous film, The Exorcist. Now that Warner Home Video has reissued Sorcerer on Blu-ray, we can see what Friedkin's fuss is all about.
04/23/2014 | Comments 0

Broadchurch: The Complete First Season

Welcome to the coastal resort of Broadchurch, population … oh, who can keep track, what will all the corpses? Yes, Broadchurch is yet another British television procedural involving the search for a murderer in a quaint little town, just like the limited series The Fall and Top of the Lake.
04/23/2014 | Comments 0

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

Essentially part five in the ridiculously profitable horror franchise, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones continues the found-footage conceit of the other films. The difference is instead of the scares taking place in rich white suburbia, they do so in a junky apartment complex on a largely Latino side of Oxnard, Calif.
04/23/2014 | Comments 0

Holy Ghost People

Holy Ghost People examines two sisters whose bond is torn — but by what? After her sibling has been missing for more than a year, Charlotte (Emma Greenwell, TV's Shameless) intends to find out.
04/15/2014 | Comments 0
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Thursday, October 28, 2010



Rod Lott

If movie theaters still programmed double features, we'd have a natural pairing in "The Social Network" and "Catfish." Both center around Facebook, with the first depicting its creation, and the second demonstrating how the site's good can be used for evil.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Hubble 3D

Thursday, September 2, 2010

The Desert of Forbidden Art

Thursday, August 5, 2010


Thursday, May 13, 2010


Thursday, April 29, 2010

This Is It

Thursday, November 5, 2009

What's the Matter with Kansas?

Thursday, October 8, 2009

It Might Get Loud

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Capitalism: A Love Story

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Anvil: The Story of Anvil


Rod Lott

Guitarist Steven "Lips" Kudlow has a dream: to see his band, Anvil, achieve arena-level stardom.

Thursday, September 10, 2009


Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Must Read After My Death

Wednesday, February 25, 2009