Al Jazeera premieres documentary on youth

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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.

Legos save the world in new 3-D film

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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.

The Bug’s ‘London Zoo’ is untouchable

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.