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11 Artfully Interwoven Episodic Tales
Off the Shelf
Read. Recommend. Repeat.
These eleven episodic novels do not follow traditional linear storylines, but don't think of them as short story collections either. Read as a whole, these narratives illuminate in their content and structure how we're more connected than we think.
11 Musical Novels That Hit All The Right Notes
Off the Shelf
Read. Recommend. Repeat.
As a rule, printed words stay on the page and music stays in the air. But every once in a while you come across a truly gifted writer who can make their sentences sing. Experience some of that magic with these eleven books that take classical music as their inspiration.
Yellowface Is Still A Thing In Hollywood And Really Needs To Stop
E. Oliver Whitney
"It's not homage anymore when you start playing someone else's race."
-- Not Terrible, Not Great
Author, film critic, filmmaker
There aren't many films from the past 15 years that bowled me over the way
did. Unfortunately, the Wachowskis -- Andy and Lana -- haven't come close since then.
Look Up. Help NASA Do #SkyScience
Laura Faye Tenenbaum
Senior Science Editor at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Anyone passing by must have thought I was a bit nutty standing in the road and gazing into the sky on a Tuesday afternoon
'Cloud Atlas' Author Releases New Short Story Entirely On Twitter
The short story follows a young boy who takes some of his mother’s Valium and narrates the resulting drug trip. Mitchell
Popcorn Preview: The Best Offer
Read more Popcorn Previews at www.popcorndiary.com The Best Offer (2013) "La migliore offerta" Cast includes: Goeffrey Rush
Hotels That Help Us Say, "Hello Fellow Traveler!"
Law prof, author, global adventure-seeker, emerging outdoorswo...
We travel to see different things and meet people who are not like us. Sometimes, though, it would appear we're not so different from each other.
Raoul Peter Mongilardi's
Next To The Gods
Is Science Fiction's Next Great Literary Series
Centered around a highly advanced humanoid alien race known as the Aurocearians, victims of a devastating blow when the titular Gods (a mercurial bunch), angry with the race's arrogant behaviors, curses them by vaporizing every female hindering any hope for breeding. So what is a cursed race to do?
Glides Across Six Centuries of Brazil
Senior Lecturer, New York University
As summer heats up, our thirst for films about futuristic freedom fighters shows no sign of abating.
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Keith David: The CFQ Interview
Producer - CFQtv
Quick, when I throw out the name Keith David, what's your first thought? Him casting a suspicious glance towards Kurt Russell in
? The fistfight with Rowdy Roddy Piper in
? Face it, the guy's been around.
Philip David Morton
Writer, producer, contributor
for daring to make us think that our lives matter in ways we may never know -- and in ways we may only hope.
'Cloud Atlas' Censored For Chinese Release; 40 Minutes Reportedly Cut From Film
Last year, Chinese censors also edited out some of Kate Winslet's nudity in "Titanic." Curiously, despite the appearance
: Resistance and Redemption
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
President, Waterkeeper Alliance; Senior Attorney, NRDC
The film is really six movies in one ranging from a rip-roaring sailing yarn from the days of the clipper ships to a sci-fi thriller that makes the great classic,
, seem dimwitted and plodding.
Cloud Atlas: Breaking Boundaries In Film
Watch Professors Kevin Anderson and Salman Hameed break down the ambitious project of combined directors Tom Tykwer, Andy
What Race Is Bruno Mars?
genealogical adventurer and storyteller
Were Bruno Mars to go on a world tour for the release of Unorthodox Jukebox, there would likely be unsuspecting cousins in the audiences in Madrid, New York, Kiev, San Juan, Manila and Budapest. So tell me: Which box do you think Bruno Mars ticked on the 2010 census?
Weekend Box Office: 'Wreck-It Ralph' Sees Record-Breaking Success
The $165 million movie shows video game favorite Ralph, voiced by John C. Reilly, deciding that he no longer wants to work
From An iPhone to CNN: The Life Of A Viral Hurricane Sandy Photo
Senior Entertainment Writer, The Huffington Post
Obviously, the photo that I happened to take is one of the least remarkable to make the rounds. By the time it aired on CNN
Is a Superb Movie With a Strong Political Values Message
Host, Bottom up Radio, Publisher, OpEdNews.com
is an extraordinary, revolutionary movie, the best one I've seen since
, a truly different approach to movie-making.
: Hope and Change
Former Senior Manager of San Francisco's Planning Department, ...
Despite its daunting run time of almost three hours,
has been greeted by mostly good reviews, high per theater attendance, and a 10 minute standing ovation at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Weekend Box Office: 'Skyfall' Kills Overseas as 'Argo' Tops Four Weak New Releases
Film critic at Mendelson's Memos, Valley Scene Magazine
The big news was the overseas debut of
, the 23rd official James Bond film, which opened in the UK two weeks ahead of its U.S. debut, earning a massive $77 million in the 25 markets it debuted in.
'Cloud Atlas' Flops While 'Argo' Reaches Number One At The Weekend Box Office
With a $100 million budget, "Cloud Atlas" was banking on box office success. If this weekend is any indication, it's going
'Argo' Leads Weekend Box Office As 'Cloud Atlas' Quietly Opens
Three weeks after its premiere, "Argo" is leading the weekend box office. The Wrap is reporting that Ben Affleck's drama
Taylor Swift's 'Red', Kendrick Lamar's 'Good Kid, M.A.A.D City,' 'Cloud Atlas and More: The Week In Ouch
This week has seen the release of several highly anticipated movies and albums, and in their normal fashion, the critics
- Free Time
Movie Critic for ReThink Reviews
Would the Wachowskis redeem themselves with another reality-twisting mindbender? Or would
was truly a fluke?
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