Monthly Archives: May 2011

R.I.P. Lil’ Sebastian: Or, why Parks and Rec is the best thing on TV

  “I’ve only cried twice in my life. Once, when I was hit by a bus when I was seven years old. And when Lil’ Sebastian died.” – Ron Swanson   The third season finale of Parks and Rec laid … Continue reading

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Watch: Gary Oldman defames National White Boy Day

There’s likely a very large group of movie-goers who only know Gary Oldman from Potter and Batman, but for a time in the 90’s the dude was in everything and played a wide variety of characters, some villains, all interesting … Continue reading

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“Heavy as the hammer of Thor, you can’t lift it!”

  “Thor” is a very different super hero movie. I don’t know if I’ve ever seen anything quite like it. I knew nothing about Thor going into the movie last Sunday, other than he’s part of the Avengers, he will … Continue reading

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Terrance Malick’s The Tree of Life [updated]

  When “Battle: LA” was released in early March I realized there were more movies coming out this year that I actually want to see than any other year in recent memory. There’s a stretch in late May, early June, … Continue reading

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