Escape From New York: Collector's
Highly Recommended Click here for audio accompaniment, because why not? It's been a few years since I last saw John Carpenter's Escape From New York (1981), but it's one of those reliably fun movies that occupies its own little timeless bubble of escapist entertainment. It's also near the middle of the director's incredible early winning streak; thi... Read the entire review
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 2:04 pm
Whatever happened to the great debates?
Imagine the epic debates that would flourish if millions could no longer confirm with a few keystrokes who starred in what
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 10:40 am
Op-ed: How Bea Arthur and 'Maude'
Now that Maude is available to all, a gay filmmaker explains why this feminist sitcom is a must-see. read more
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 4:41 am
Annie, latest Hunger Games, Maude box set
This week's reviews of what's new on Blu-ray and DVD by Matt Brunson (View From The Couch is a weekly column that reviews what's new on Blu-ray and DVD. Ratings are on a four-star scale.)… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 11:09 am
Comic Con hosts thousands of fans
Among the stars who appeared were two-time Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner, Nathan Fillion ( TV's Castle and Serenity ), Ben McKenzie ( TV's Gotham ), Burt Reynolds, Stephen Amell ( TV's Arrow ), Adrienne Barbeau, Michael Rooker ( Guardians of the Galaxy ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Celebrating Films of the 1960s & 1970s
Cast: Billy Burke, Gary Cole, Patrick Warburton, Sarah Shahi, Joel David Moore, Adrienne Barbeau. NORTHWEST PREMIERE Drama / U.S. (Director, Screenwriter: Sophie Mathisen) Life is a difficult script to learn. Cast: Sophie Mathisen, François Vincentelli ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:03 am
5 of the Best Worst Horror Movies You’ve
Featured in an episode of “Elvira’s Movie Macabre,” this movie includes performances by Shannon Tweed, Bill Maher (before he hit the big time and the “Real Time”), and Adrienne Barbeau. Cannibal Women tells the story of a feminist professor hired ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Theater Review: Revival of ‘Pippin’
The bright, splashy atmosphere melded perfectly with the great music and lyrics of the legendary Stephen Schwartz, and the ensemble – including a welcome and surprising Adrienne Barbeau – brought a soulfulness to themes of love, war, royalty and the ...
Posted on 3 August 2015 | 7:20 am
Love Always: Adrienne Barbeau
Presenting “Love Always,” a recurring feature in which we pay tribute to the women who helped shape our views on pop culture. Today is her 70th birthday, so let’s take a look back at some of her career highlights. Here are just ten reasons why I will ...
Posted on 11 June 2015 | 6:18 am