9 Feb
Celebrating SNL 's 40th anniversary, live from your coffee table

If you’ve ever so much as turned on a television (even a an old-fashioned boob tube, with dials on it and rabbit ears), you remember Saturday Night Live, the homestead of so many of the greats of contemporary comedy—the iconic sketch show born back in 1975 that has been alive longer than most of the comedic actors […]


13 Jan
Bill Murray, Jason Schwartzman & Anderson reunited again

Any day is a happy day that brings a little Wes Anderson into your life. Today is such a day. The trailer for his new film Moonrise Kingdom shows no signs of the endlessly whimsical and creative auteur slowing down. I mean, dude’s only like 40 but still — so many good films and they […]


15 Jul
The paranormal way to carry your crap around

If you’re ever in the mood to wear a backpack that looks somewhat like the proton pack from the movie Ghostbusters, my first advice would be to tell you that it’s time stop eating tater tots, playing all night Call Of Duty sessions and living in your mommy’s basement. But then the next thing I’d […]


2 Dec
Sophia Coppola releases a serious cinematic turd

Madman Mundt and the Elf breakdown Sofia Coppola’s latest, Somewhere. The film is out in limited release in the US on December 22nd. The Elf As I write this, there’s a little mantra running through my head: I WILL NOT BE SNARKY. I will not say that Sofia Coppola’s movies get made because her dad […]


27 Aug
Stay Puft Caffeinated Marshmallows...why not?

Remember how the Ghostbusters were doomed by a 130 foot tall Kaiju marshmallow mascot? And then they did what they were never supposed to do, cross streams, and blew his fluffy goodness all over New York City? Well what if he’d been caffeinated, like these Stay Puft Caffeinated Marshmallows? Can you even imagine how geeked […]


30 Nov
Aptly named magic from Wes Anderson

I know the movie came out last week, but I only had a chance to catch Fantastic Mr. Fox this weekend with the Madfam over Thanksgiving. With some of us voting for the redundantly named Ninja Assassin (including yours truly), and others opting for the craptacular 2012, it seemed Mr. Fox was the one flick […]