The Man Crush. It's what made John Wayne an American icon. When The Duke was riding, it wasn't entirely acceptable for another man to admit an overwhelming fondness for him or his true grit. But, c'mon -- those movie theaters screening his films weren't exactly teeming with women. Nowadays we men ... More >>
How director Fede Alvarez reimagined the classic splatterfest.
This Oz is neither great nor powerful.
Whodunit in the thriller John Dies at the End? The '90s.
I'm not here to tell you how Valentine's Day is a corporate crock, nor am I here to tell you that the only refuge of a single person on V-Day is burning a box of your past lovers' memorabilia while sobbing into a pile of old mixtapes. Both of those ideas are gross, as are most of the Lonely Hearts-s ... More >>
tonkoorevaar.beTuesday, Paste reported that director John Scheinfeld will be adapting Elvis: Still Taking Care of Business, the memoir of Elvis Presley confidante Sonny West, who was one of the King's bodyguards for 16 years. West was a member of the "Memphis Mafia," Elvis' merry band of bone ... More >>
We didn't watch it. But, hey, at least we're honest.The best thing I watched last week was an airing of Ratatouille on ABC Family. This was the week in TV Land: • I'll tell you right now: I didn't watch Mad Men. "BUT DAN," I can hear you shouting even though you're reading this at work, " ... More >>
It's raining cats...no, wait, make that fried catfish
Note: Lost in all the inaugural hoopla this week was the fact that Monday was Edgar Allan Poe's 200th birthday. No better time, then, to debut Rocks Off's new Goth column... Recently, my wife and I made our way down to the Houston Public Library to hear a talk with Charlaine Harris, author of ... More >>
Looking back at Che, The Dark Knight, Milk, Slumdog Millionaire, Wall-E and many others, and looking ahead to 2009
Ewe better watch out (and other puns)
Slither is silly and gross, but it might worm its way into your heart
Ryan Reynolds recalls his fat years in Just Friends
Crime may not pay, but this movie is Perfecto
Young teens become superempowered in Sky High
Get a bang for your buck this Fourth of July
Herbie the Love Bug is back, and he bites
Shaun of the Dead revives the zombie comedy with a U.K. twist
Spider-Man does whatever a spider can and much more
Bruce Campbell knows why bad movies happen to great actors
Creation Entertainment's Salute to Star Trek, Sci-fi, and Xena