The Weinstein Company and Lexus Present Lexus Short Films Series ‘Life Is Amazing’ 2014

Lexus and The Weinstein Company have joined forces to produce two new short films for their second annual “Life is Amazing” Lexus Short Films series. Two filmmakers, Jon Goldman and…


Mexican Wrestling + Burlesque + Humor = Lucha Vavoom!

Lucha Vavoom, a variety show that features masked “lucha libre”, beautiful (and some tough) ladies plus comedy just celebrated its “Sexy, Fun, Summer FUN!” show at the Mayan Theater in…

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Enter to Win THE PURGE: ANARCHY Prize Pack

  THIS GIVEAWAY ENDED 7/25/2014 – MORE CONTESTS AND GIVEAWAYS COMING SOON   On July 18th, prepare for Anarchy by checking out the “5 Things To Know Before You Watch…


Disney’s BIG HERO 6 New Full Trailer

After lots of teasers, Disney finally released a full trailer for Big Hero 6, its new animated feature to be released this fall. It takes place in “San Fransokyo” a…


BOYHOOD (A): A Lifetime Achievement You Need to See

Boyhood is one of the most moving experiences I’ve had with a film in a very long time. Just its premise alone is unique: it follows the life of a…


LIFE ITSELF: Roger Ebert and His Love for Escapism (A)

Movies are one of the few forms of escapism able to reach something inside of us: it could be laughter, wonder or even move us to tears. Roger Ebert was…


Inside Dreamworks Animation Studios for HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2

Recently I had the pleasure to visit Dreamworks Animation Studios for a behind the scenes tour for their latest film How to Train Your Dragon 2. Not only the feature…


HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2: A Return Worth Waiting For (A)

When How to Train Your Dragon was released in 2010, it showed us the story of a boy who wasn’t afraid to defy conventions and fly on top of a…


Interview: JM Tolman

JM Tollman is a character and visual developer for animation, and a comic book artist. She is also the illustrator for Fashion Forward. I love her work, and not only…


Geek-Story: The Yamin VHS Rental Store

I grew up without a cell phone. I discovered what Internet was in College. The average time back then for a short online video to load was about thirty minutes….