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The MovieFilm Podcast: Summer in Review + Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig on The Skeleton Twins

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.11.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

or our first episode of the fall season, the MovieFilm Podcast is proud to present a roundtable interview with actors Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig, and director Craig Johnson, about their new film The Skeleton Twins.

Get Ready For 'Friends,' 'Criminal Minds' & 'Star Trek' Marathons On Labor Day

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 09.01.2014 | Entertainment

Monday, Sept. 1, is Labor Day, a day on which we honor worker associations in America, or to be totally honest, a day we spend being incredibly lazy. ...

A Former NYPD Precinct Hosts A Graffiti And Street Art Show

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 08.14.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

This weekend the NYPD police precinct is hosting a graffiti and street art show, and the public is welcome to see every floor completely swimming in a...

The Rolling Graffiti Trucks OF NYC's Art World

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.24.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A ubiquitous sight throughout large cities like New York, the graffiti covered box truck has inherited the all-city art mantle from the subway train c...

The Power Of Words On City Walls

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 11.13.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Brief Analog Messages On Walls Ape Our Digit-Driven Discourse Whether satire, slogan, or soliloquy, the anonymous street scribe shapes our experien...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Ben Affleck is Batman!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 10.25.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Ben Affleck is Batman! Sean was missing for the biggest news out of Hollywood this week, but Brian and I still had plenty to say about the latest ac...

A 'Rambo' TV Show?

Posted 08.22.2013 | TV

A "Rambo" TV show is in the works, and Sylvester Stallone just might be involved. Entertainment One, Nu Image and Avi Lerner are working on the TV ...

Teenagers in Space

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

Not only would George Lucas put "war" back into a movie title, he would almost single-handedly reconstitute war play as a feel-good activity for children.

Singing My Own Tune

April Brucker | Posted 08.12.2013 | Books
April Brucker

I am a singing telegram delivery girl. When I tell people about my occupation I get one of two questions. The first is, "Do they still have those?" The answer is yes.

40 Fearless Film Heroes of the Last Decade

Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment

In Columbia Pictures’ upcoming sci-fi epic After Earth, a crash-landing leaves teenager Kitai (Jaden Smith) and his legendary father Cypher (Will Sm...

5 Sylvester Stallone Movies Better Than Bullet to the Head

Scott Mendelson | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

These five films aren't so much the best or even the most underrated, but merely five films that merit discussion and are worth digging into just a little bit more than usual. Agree? Disagree?

The Best Street Art Of 2012

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.16.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Of the 10,000 images he snapped of Street Art this year, photographer Jaime Rojo gives us 110 that represent some of the most compelling, interesting,...

Would You Eat It? Philadelphia Cheesesteak Ice Cream

Andy Deemer | Posted 09.24.2012 | Home
Andy Deemer

"That's possibly the worst idea I've ever heard," she said. Michelle didn't use these words lightly. But Michelle has her limits, too. She draws a line at Philadelphia CheeseSteak Ice Cream.

Figuring Out The Newsroom

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.10.2012 | TV
Zaki Hasan

Seeing Rambo II and The Newsroom in such close proximity got some neurons firing in my brain that helped me finally figure out what's going on with creator Aaron Sorkin's wildy divisive new HBO skein.

Rambo Comes To Minnesota: Business Allows Customers To Crush Cars With Armored Vehicles

AP | JEFF BAENEN | Posted 06.29.2012 | Weird News

KASOTA, Minn. -- For anyone who ever has been stuck in traffic, it's a tempting fantasy: If only you were driving a tank and could roll over everythin...

Brooklyn Street Art Presents: Best Images Of 2011

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's been an excellent year for street art all over the world and we've had the pleasure of seeing a lot of great stuff from both big names and anonym...

Review: Rimbaud in Java, The Lost Voyage

Jan McGirk | Posted 11.29.2011 | Books
Jan McGirk

Equal parts lit crit, biography, linguistic anthropology and social history, Rimbaud in Java: The Lost Voyage examines the remaining mysteries about Arthur Rimbaud as a fugitive from justice.

Operation Thriller USO Tour, Day No. 4

Douglas Preston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Douglas Preston

The day started with another ride on a C-130 transport plane, which included a rapid descent (3,200 feet per minute) that brought our stomachs into our throats.

Astoria Characters: The Down-to-Earth Traveling Salesman

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

In the living room, kneeling against the ruby red wall, is a Thai goddess. Above her head, in golden frames that match the trim of her royal raiment, are three Chilean oil paintings.

Spitting in the Faces of U.S. Troops

Mark Engler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Engler

A persistent narrative about the Vietnam War is that anti-war protesters of the 1960s and 70s vilified the troops, spitting in their faces upon their return to the United States. Despite its implausibility, the "spitting image" lives on.

DVDs: Friday Night Lights Scores Again

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

I don't give a hoot about football -- high school, college or otherwise -- so believe me when I say Friday Night Lights Season Four is a very satisfying TV drama with one of the best ensembles around.

Filling the Burn Notice Void: What to Read Now That Season 4 Is on Hiatus

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Burn Notice has ended its fourth hit season, so you might need a Michael Weston or Fiona fix. Why not try the three books inspired by the show?

Actor Matthew Marsden Hides Right-Wing Political Views

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Williams

If Matthew Marsden is really honored to hang out with anti-gay, religious-right hate mongers -- and that's who he flew halfway across the country to be with in private -- then he should do it in the light of day.

When the Sequel Isn't Equal

Laurence Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Laurence Hughes

Here's an interesting phenomenon: Author writes a sequel -- but to the movie rather than the original novel.

Michael Jackson Giraffes: Jabbar And Rambo DEAD

tmz.com | Posted Jan 13th 2010 7:30AM by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TMZ spoke with the Banjoko Preserve founder, Freddie Hancock, and she tells us -- "We suspect foul play with the giraffes. There is no other explanati...