As Seen On TV :: Sunday’s fangbanger farewell and a strain rebellion

As Seen On TV :: Sunday, August 24, 2014 In this installment of “As Seen On TV” I will give a three-sentence review of True Blood’s Thank You farewell, and episode 7 of The Strain which explores what services were rendered from Setrakian that Eichhorst will never forget. This feature will include SPOILERS, so read at your own risk and consider yourself warned. Please share your thoughts in the comments to the shows I mini-review – I welcome all reactions, debate and discussions. Oh, and bring on the TV show recommendations, old and new. A fanged-farewell to Bon Temps on True … Continue reading As Seen On TV :: Sunday’s fangbanger farewell and a strain rebellion

My Top 300 Movies :: 226-230

226. Brick A fantastic modern take on the film noir genre set in Orange County, California, in and around the area I grew up in. The fast-paced, intelligent and witty dialogue is tremendous, as is some of the stellar cast, especially Joseph Gordon-Levitt (always a favorite), Lukas Haas, Nora Zehetner and Matt O’Leary. I love the mood, pace and clever storytelling in this unforgettable film (even if it is yet another example of a “Laura” associated with death). Scenes from Brick set to music by The National Tunnel scene Trailer 227. Can’t Hardly Wait At times it feels like a satirical look … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 226-230

Do I look like a liar to you? :: VOTD

Pretty Deep :: Tanya Donelly from the album, Lovesongs for Underdogs Pretty Deep was the first single released off of Tanya Donelly’s album, Lovesongs for Underdogs. It was released in July of 1997. It featured the following “b-sides“, Spaghetti, Morna, These Days and Influenza – songs not available anywhere else except the Pretty Deep single/EP. The music video (see above) was set in a movie-like situation, and aired on Vh1 and MTV2. Continue reading Do I look like a liar to you? :: VOTD

I go through all this before you wake up :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Loish “Imagine what my body would sound like slamming against those rocks, and when it lands will my eyes be closed, or open?” Wide Awake in Fever’s Dream by me I see you in a crowd airport chaos echoing all around my eyes I blink confusion setting like the spidery crack in the glass if I linger here it will all turn to shatter and shards When my eyes closed the swirling gasps and rattles of nearly asleep took me in the last image still flickering the flames it was as if you were in there … Continue reading I go through all this before you wake up :: SOTD