This week on The Popcast, we’re jonesing for banana’s and talking movies. In particular, 12 Years A Slave, Escape From Tomorrow and Saving Mr. Banks. We also reveal our list of flick’s that have passed us by so far this year, whats on yours? The Lone Ranger?! Don’t bother! MELTING
Every year film-goers try to find the best of the best and the hidden gyms of each year of the SXSW Film Festival. My SXSW 2013 list is a living thing, changing with each passing day and it will continue to do so throughout the festival itself. As SXSW Film
The atmosphere created by the cast and directors kept me fully engaged in the film, waiting for something scary to happen around each corner, though the chills evoked by Resolution do not come from overt, in your face tactics, but by the underlying creepiness that is represented throughout.
One of the best things about television is the variety of content and subject matter that is available for consumption. It is so wide-reaching, there are so many channels, genres and series to choose from that pretty much anyone can find something they enjoy. Add to that options like Netflix and Hulu to get caught up on shows you may have missed or as an introduction to new series and there is no end to the possibilities for viewing enjoyment. As it turns out, television in 2012 is so varied that there was little to no agreement on any of our writers’ favorites.
Rarely do I get the opportunity to write about my musical tastes as I’m usually focused on my television or film obsession(s). I love music, it moves me like nothing can and I love sharing it with others. Every year I get more and more aggravated by Christmas music, mainly
Willow, one of my favorite movies from my childhood is coming out on Blu-ray and DVD! Though it pains me to know the occasion for this release is the 25th anniversary, I couldn’t be more excited! As a kid from the 1980’s, this is one of the be-all, end-all fantasy
New Girl totally outdid itself with this episode and this season. “Santa” is one of my favorites for sure. I can’t tell you how happy I am that this show found it’s footing and has taken off to become such a fantastic success. Everything works, the cast, the guests, the
A lot happened this Sunday on Homeland and it was nothing short of suspense and thrill. After last weeks episode I was a bit stressed on how the rest of the season would play out. I did not expect any of what happened this episode. Carrie gave me a bit of a
I discovered Behind The Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon while perusing one of Austin’s best attractions for any filmophile, I Luv Video. It is a shrine to films bizarre and forgotten, as well as to old school movie rental stores that were pushed out by the Blockbusters and Hollywood Videos that have now succumbed to the digital age of streaming movies and television.
Screen Invasion is still very new, but 2011 was a great beginning! We introduced a slew of new writers, while keeping the existing teams from Napiers News and Too Interesting For Twitter. 2011 was a year of growth, discovery, and tons of quality films, television shows, and music that we