The diverse group of teenagers in Al Jazeera America’s new documentary TV series “Edge of 18” come from different backgrounds. But as they face independence, they all have one thing in common – intense, escalating pressure.
A witty, side-splittingly hysterical movie with dialogue so sharp and funny that it rivals many current comedies—and it’s about Legos? Oh yes, it sure is. “The Lego Movie” is the most unexpected movie of the year. You certainly don’t have to be a young child or a lover of colorful bricks to appreciate it.
By Peter Hernandez. Phil Elverum has found himself in the present with “Clear Moon” wherein sonic environments resemble rolling fog and dense mountaintops without easily falling into a specific genre.
Elizabeth Olsen stars as Martha, a young woman who attempts to find her place in a household cult disguised as a family and her struggle to find her own identity, in the the new psychological thriller “Martha Marcy May Marlene.”
Like a bad sequel, it’s the next installment of Monster Montage! We’re back again with ideas to kick off your movie-lovin’ weekend – plus some girl on girl action.
So here it is, installment number two of my weekly “what’s what” in the world of music. There’s some really great stuff going down this weekend, and some great new tunes getting serious rotation on my iPod.
So, it’s summer time and that means concert season. The first Stern Grove event of the year is Sunday the 19 and should be a memorable one because Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings are the featured act.
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds came to San Francisco Sept. 19, bringing their doom and gloom post-punk to a sold out show at the newly reopened Warfield Theatre.
London Zoo… a foray into dubstep, an electronic music genre characterized by sparse rhythms, an emphasis on bass and a generally bleak atmosphere. It is packed with enough vitriolic hate to fill five Eminem albums and more nihilism than ten albums by any given black metal band.