Gabriel Guerra

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George Jung, the Inspiration Behind 'Blow,' Says Prison Saved His Life

The one-time cocaine kingpin turns 76 this week.<p>I first heard about George Jung in the Federal Bureau of Prison’s in the late 1990s. He was in the feds serving his own 22 year sentence, parallel to mine, and the book about his cocaine escapades with Pablo Escobar, <i>Blow: How a Small-Town Boy Made</i> …

San Diego

‘Aquaman’: Atlantis Declares War on ‘Surface World’ in Action-Packed First Trailer

The long-awaited first trailer for <i>Aquaman</i>, the latest installment in DC Cinematic Universe, arrived Saturday at San Diego’s Comic-Con.<p>Following the …

San Diego

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries to Watch When You're Stoned

We went beyond 'Planet Earth' to give you weirdest, most enlightening, and prettiest nonfiction you can stream.<p>The joint is lit and you're ready to download information into your brain like Neo in <i>The Matrix.</i> All of a sudden the colorful grid of Netflix's documentary section pops up and the pure …

Jonathan Glazer Returns: ‘Under the Skin’ Director Announces Holocaust Drama Set in Auschwitz, Eyes 2020 Release

Fans of "Under the Skin," "Birth," and "Sexy Beast" will have to wait a couple more years before new Glazer arrives on the big screen.<p>Jonathan Glazer …

7 Pieces of Filmmaking Advice I Stole From Directors Smarter Than Me

7 Pieces of Filmmaking Advice I Stole From Directors that Are Smarter Than Me<p>7 years ago I opened this blog, inspired by what <b>Ryan Koo</b> was doing with</i> …

Cannes Winner ‘Shoplifters’ Sets Kore-eda Record In Japan As Socially-Conscious Pic Continues Remarkable Box Office Run

Cannes Palme d’Or winner <i>Shoplifters</i> became Hirokazu Kore-eda’s biggest film at the Japanese box office as it surged past $29.2M (3.2B JPY) yesterday …

Luca Guadagnino Shares Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Suspiria’ Rave Reaction: ‘He Was Crying and Hugged Me’

The Amazon-backed horror movie officially has the blessing of Quentin Tarantino.<p>Luca Guadagnino’s “Suspiria” is still four months away from opening …

Koko The Gorilla Dies; Redrew The Lines Of Animal-Human Communication

"The Gorilla Foundation is sad to announce the passing of our beloved Koko," the research center says, informing the world about the death of a gorilla who fascinated and elated millions of people with her facility for language.<p>Koko, who was 46, died in her sleep Tuesday morning, the Gorilla …

Robin Williams

On the Road with Beto O'Rourke, the Democrat Racing to Unseat Ted Cruz

The underdog candidate let us tag along on a 653-mile campaign swing through the Texas panhandle.<p>Here's what I learned about Beto O’Rourke’s Senate campaign after a nine-town, 653-mile sprint through the rural and highly conservative Texas panhandle: It is remarkable in both style and substance, …

In Depth with 'Atlanta' DP Christian Sprenger: How He Switched Up the Mood in Season Two

Controlling light and creating shadows established the mood for <i>Atlanta</i> Season Two.<i></i> Here's a scene-by-scene breakdown. <i>[Writer's Note: This article</i> …

A Lot Of Mitch Hedberg’s Unreleased Material Is Coming Soon, Thanks To His Widow

Despite dying from a drug overdose in 2005, Mitch Hedberg remains one of the most popular and influential comedians today. Stand-ups, comedy writers and other entertainers have credited the late wordsmith’s ability to write and perform one-liners and goofy stories as their inspiration to break into …

David Lynch Launches Clothing Store on Amazon to Sell His Weird and Wonderful T-Shirts

David Lynch's clothing designs are just as odd and transfixing as his movies. What did you expect?<p>Never content with just being one of the greatest …

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Crush Led Zeppelin's 'Good Times Bad Times'

Eight-year-old Yoyoka Soma's favorite drummer is John Bonham, so for her entry into the 2018 Hit Like A Girl drum contest, she covered Bonham's part on Led Zeppelin's "Good Times Bad Times."<p>The video, which features Soma playing along to the 1969 hit, earned her a spot in the international …

Guitar

‘Mindhunter’: David Fincher and Editor Kirk Baxter’s Dance of Death

The FBI crime drama about early behavioral profiling is a Fincher Master Class in blocking and montage, with an assist from Steven Soderbergh.<p>With …

David Lynch wants you to think before you tweet about movies

David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption, an annual event benefitting the <i>Twin Peaks</i> and <i>Mulholland Drive</i> director’s quasi-New Age David Lynch Foundation …

Lemonading the Sun: Because You Shouldn't Have to Stop Shooting Because It's Bright Outside

What's worse? Looking blown out or shady?No one loves light more than filmmakers, man. I mean, we love light like Yoncé loves Hova, but like Hova, …

Hirokazu Kore-Eda, Spike Lee, and Jean-Luc Godard win at Cannes:

Godard managed to win without even attending.

A Few Things You Should Know About Shooting with ND Filters

There's a reason why these tools are considered a must-have in every filmmaker's gear bag.Neutral Density filters, or ND filters, are an essential …

‘The House That Jack Built’ First Trailer: Lars von Trier Unleashes A Bloodthirsty Serial Killer

Matt Dillon, Uma Thurman, and Riley Keough star in the drama von Trier promises is his most brutal movie to date.<p>Lars von Trier warned his fans that …

‘This Is America’ Director Hiro Murai Shares Video Influences: ‘City Of God’ Meets the Last 20 Minutes of ‘mother!’

Donald Glover's longtime director channeled Darren Aronofsky and Fernando Meirelles for the year's most critically acclaimed music video.<p>Hiro Murai …

Scary Movie was ground zero for some of the worst comedy of all time

<i>With Run The Series</i>, The A.V. Club <i>examines film franchises, studying how they change and evolve with each new installment.</i><p>A main character in <i>The</i> …

Keanu Reeves And Alex Winter Are Officially Returning For ‘Bill And Ted 3’

In our last update on <i>Bill and Ted 3</i>, we learned it had an official title, <i>Face the Music</i> (described as “<i>A Christmas Carol</i> meets <i>Bill and Ted</i>“), and that “we’ve never been closer” to it coming out. There’s still no release date, but it was announced today that Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter — the Wyld …

Trump administration ends protections for 50,000 Hondurans living in U.S. since 1999

By Nick Miroff<p>, Reporter<p>More than 50,000 Hondurans who have been allowed to live and work in the United States since 1999 will have 20 months to leave the country or face deportation, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced Friday, the latest in a series of DHS measures …

Immigration

An Ode to Long Takes: The Joy of Watching Unedited Movement

Why do we love watching long takes so much?I love a good, chaotically edited action sequence as much as the next clown, but there's just something …

‘7 Stages To Achieve Eternal Bliss’ Review: Dan Harmon Steals the Show in Kooky Cult Comedy About the Afterlife — Tribeca

Taika Waititi offers the key to enlightenment from a bathtub in this trippy comedy packed with plenty of laugh-out-loud cameos.<p>Finding your dream …

This is the Surface of a Comet

Back in 2014, the Rosetta spacecraft captured the world’s imagination by arriving at a comet and snapping the first-ever photos of a comet’s surface. …

Particles

The Late Miloš Forman Was A Stoner Comedy Pioneer

Cheech and Chong often get credited for inventing the stoner comedy, but the cannabis sub-genre actually began long before they crashed the scene. In …

Film Festivals

Understanding White Balance in Photography

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Edgar Wright Interviews Steven Spielberg About ‘Duel,’ Says It’s A ‘Brilliant Exercise in Near-Silent Cinema’

Wright has long been a fan of Spielberg's 1971 television movie, and even credits it as one of the biggest influences behind "Baby Driver."<p>Empire’s …

15 Very Dope Gifts For the Weed-Smoking Mom

As weed becomes legal in more and more states, the stigma surrounding marijuana is being challenged by those pushing to make the plant more mainstream. And if you like to smoke, there are so many great cannabis brands popping up every day with unique and stylish products for you to consume, use, or …