A while back, Nike came out with a limited edition Back to the Future sneaker, priced at over $3,000, with proceeds to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation. It’s unclear to me what kind of loser would
Sixty years ago, on 15 September, 1954, Marilyn Monroe stood on a subway grate in New York City wearing a little white dress and fought an upward breeze. The scene from the Seven Year Itch, went on to
Improvisation, or ad-libbing, is a device that has been used since the dawn of cinema. Contemporary comedic talents like Paul Rudd, Melissa McCarthy, Will Ferrell, and more, have used the mechanism to
Movies devoted to alcohol seemingly fall into one of two categories: you have depressing dramas like Leaving Las Vegas, and then you have your goofy comedies such as Beerfest or The World’s End. Sideways,
Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins in "The Shawshank Redemption" (Castle Rock Entertainment) “Shawshank Redemption.” “Chopper.” “Starred Up.” Something about films set in jails keeps reeling us in Gary M.
After Scandi-noir comes Scandi-blanc, with this snowblinded black comedy about a plough-driver wreaking revenge upon the drug dealers who killed his son. Stellan Skarsgård is Nils Dickman, the stoical
There are crisp days perfect for walks in the park, hot apple cider from local farmers markets, and football. Plenty of events and festivals, from the New York City Marathon to the Wine & Food Festival,
And you thought the guy who could twist balloons into poodles was cool. Check out this video of musician Andrew Huang playing the 1980s Nena hit "99 Red Balloons" with nothing but red balloons. "Thought
Will this boy get punished for coming to Jesus? A Pennsylvania teen may face up to two years behind bars for allegedly taking a photo of himself simulating oral sex with a statue of Jesus, Kron 4 reports.
When a baby bear found its way onto a golf course resort in Canada's Rocky Mountains, it put on quite a show. As you can see in the video above, the cub is unbearably shameless on a pole: "It's like the
Is any art form quite as fraught as the toy-inspired film? Its existence is fundamentally cynical: I can sell toys, therefore I am. And yet, to achieve its true goal, the toy movie must evoke the sincerity,
The first time I met Joan Rivers, I almost peed my pants. I had been invited to submit a writing sample for a cable pilot she was hosting and she’d asked to meet with me. The producers of the show were