• TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Jaws - Steven Spielberg’s <em>Jaws</em> (1975) is considered the father of the summer blockbuster and also one of the first ‘high concept’ films – its impact on cinema was nothing less than monumental.

    Jaws wreaks mental havoc

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Jaws - Steven Spielberg’s Jaws (1975) is considered the father of the summer blockbuster and also one of the first ‘high concept’ films – its impact on cinema was nothing less than monumental.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Grendel - is a bit of a mommy’s boy but fearsome nonetheless. Based on the Anglo-Saxon epic poem <em>Beowulf</em>, Robert Zemeckis’s film of the same name uses a motion capture process to bring  the heroic tale of Beowulf to life.

    Grendel has a tantrum

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Grendel - is a bit of a mommy’s boy but fearsome nonetheless. Based on the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf, Robert Zemeckis’s film of the same name uses a motion capture process to bring the heroic tale of Beowulf to life.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Pan's Pale Man - The exquisite complexity of Pan’s Labyrinth encapsulates the equivocal nature of the oral folk tales passed down from generation to generation in a society that has long since vanished.

    Pan’s Pale Man

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Pan's Pale Man - The exquisite complexity of Pan’s Labyrinth encapsulates the equivocal nature of the oral folk tales passed down from generation to generation in a society that has long since vanished.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Medusa - Who cares about plot, performance, cinematography, production and direction when a chick with snake-hair is running the show?

    Clash of the Gorgons

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Medusa - Who cares about plot, performance, cinematography, production and direction when a chick with snake-hair is running the show?

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  • LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - The United States of America, also known as ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’, has spent a lifetime propagating the bravado of The Great American Dream.

    Rob Zombie decontaminates The Great American Dream

    LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - The United States of America, also known as ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’, has spent a lifetime propagating the bravado of The Great American Dream.

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  • FILM REVIEW - I believe wholeheartedly in the sanctity of creative license - it's what makes cinema art. And I am not hating on re-makes. They have their place in cinema, and they have the potential to astound...

    Is Freddy Finally Dead?

    FILM REVIEW - I believe wholeheartedly in the sanctity of creative license - it's what makes cinema art. And I am not hating on re-makes. They have their place in cinema, and they have the potential to astound...

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  • Great satire touches on contentious issues. And as much as one would like to magic-wand Britney Spears out of earshot and brain space it's just not possible...

    Contemplating Britney

    Great satire touches on contentious issues. And as much as one would like to magic-wand Britney Spears out of earshot and brain space it's just not possible...

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  • LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - In 1994, The Crow achieved cult status, not only because of the film’s venerated dark avenger but because of the ‘on-screen’ death of Brandon Lee...

    The Crow: an artful death and a burning soul

    LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - In 1994, The Crow achieved cult status, not only because of the film’s venerated dark avenger but because of the ‘on-screen’ death of Brandon Lee...

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  • The highly anticipated first episode of the second season of Glee aired a Monday ago (11 January), and the blogosphere is having a rant.

    Glee: ‘Same’ is the name of the game

    The highly anticipated first episode of the second season of Glee aired a Monday ago (11 January), and the blogosphere is having a rant.

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  • Oh man, oh man <em>OH MAN</em>! Just had a listen to a track from DevilDriver’s hotly anticipated fifth studio album, which is due for release February 22, 2011.

    DevilDriver reveal new track via FREE Mp3

    Oh man, oh man OH MAN! Just had a listen to a track from DevilDriver’s hotly anticipated fifth studio album, which is due for release February 22, 2011.

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