The band premiered this last night at MoMA. It’s directed by directed by Patrick Daughters and Marcel Dzama. [via] Speaking of which…. we’re LOVING the new Grizzly Bear. Here’s our favorite track.
by Dave Thomas The month begins and ends with unconventional superheroes. Slightly different demos, though. MARCH 6 WATCHMEN WHAT’S THE PITCH? Think The Incredibles, but like, really, really, really, really dark. Really. WILL IT SUCK? With 300, Zack Snyder took the technology pioneered in Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow and The Phantom Menace […]
The hopes and dreams of three ambitious people are shattered when their school-day adventures begin spiraling out of control.
As Rumproast commenter t4toby summarizes, this scene from 1987’s Hard Ticket to Hawaii has it all: Skateboarding, off-center ponytails, blowup dolls, pectoralis muscles, rocket launchers, ROCKET LAUNCHERS!!!, gratuitous violence, totally unnecessary second rocket launch attack on aforementioned blowup doll…I challenge you to come up with a better action sequence! Evidently, B-movie director Andy Sedaris (not […]
If you know me, you know that I’m a big slut for a good magazine layout. But with prices of specialty &/or foreign mags running at around $15 a pop, websites for Chinese hipster inspired print such as M-Style scratch the itch just as well. Over at the Shanghaiist, they seem to agree: Hipsters get […]
by Dave Thomas Gomorra Looks like your best movie options this month are to stay in making lousy Oscar predictions and hoping that Dollhouse doesn’t suck. FEBRUARY 6 HE’S JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU WHAT’S THE PITCH? Love, Not Actually WILL IT SUCK? If this were a TV show, I’d have more confidence. Director Ken […]
The Sundance Festival has put 10 of their short films on the iTunes store, as part of 10 Voices from 10 Films Over 10 Days. It started January 16th and wraps up on the 25th. So watch ’em while they’re free…after the 25th, they zap themselves right back into the internet. From the site: This […]
Neko Case has a new record coming out March 3 and Anti has just made the first single available for free download. It’s called “People Got A Lotta Nerve” and we like what we hear. Plus, if you add it to iLike, ANTI will donate a buck to Best Friends Animal Society. Today, we are […]
by Dave Thomas Chandni Chowk To China Hope you like horror. Let me rephrase that. Hope you like crappy horror. January 9 BRIDE WARS WHAT’S THE PITCH? Kate Hudson and Anne Hathaway battle to see who’s the most popular actress, I mean, to see who gets a popular wedding venue. WILL IT SUCK? Gary Winick […]
by Dave Thomas The Brothers Bloom You expect December to be lousy with Oscar hopefuls, but damn. December 5 PUNISHER: WAR ZONE WHAT’S THE PITCH? Punisher reboot. After, you know, one film. Kind of like The Incredible Hulk. WILL IT SUCK? Apparently, Lionsgate booted director Lexi Alexander (Green Street Hooligans) from the project and started […]