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Sunday, June 20, 2010

"Middle Men"

Being released by Paramount Vantage, this film is about the single most transformative innovation of my generation - the internet. Layered within this premise is good ol' capitalism. The film stars Luke Wilson and looks pretty engaging, stylish too. Here's the trailer..

Monday, June 14, 2010

"Boardwalk Empire"

HBO does it again - a period drama taking place in Atlantic City in the 20's, starring Steve Buscemi. Also written by "The Sopranos" writer Terence Winter, and the pilot directed by Martin Scorcese. How the f**k could you go wrong. Here it is..

Friday, June 11, 2010

"Mortal Kombat" on Spec

In light of this week's E3 excitement, perfect timing for some Mortal Kombat buzz. Young director Kevin Tancharoen, bombed with the 80's remake "Fame", as well as crappy reality show "Twentyfourseven" on MTV, which was supposed to be the real life "Entourage". Instead, it turned out to be a 'follow along' with characters who we had no reason to follow, nor like. So as quick as Tancharoen's stock went lukewarm after his last flop, it's back on the upswing. In the true spirit of independence, he put this spec teaser for a potential reboot of the "Mortal Kombat" movie, based on the original video game. Here it is, really well done. And made for only $7500.

"Entourage" / Season 7

You may love the show, you may hate the show. I take it for face value, an entertaining look into the mechanics of Hollywood. Here's the trailer for the upcoming season, although in my opinion comes off anti-climactic and unclear. Nevertheless, here it is..

"Entourage" / Season 7

Monday, June 7, 2010

iPhone 4G Video

This video breaks down all of the new features in Apple's new effort in total tech domination. The 'Facetime' feature is reason enough to buy.


Tuesday, June 1, 2010

"This Is The Life"

One of the most brilliant, expressive, and relatively unknown movements in the American music landscape. Please, watch.