19 Jul
Friendship, Quantum Physics, loss and the afterlife

In the novel The Summer We Came to Life, three lifelong friends unite for their annual summer journey of discovery. What has changed with this trip, however, is the death of their fourth friend, Mina. The protagonist, Sam, battles hardest with the loss in the wilds of Honduras where she has temporarily relocated, and through […]


21 Apr
Prepare for full interweb meltdown

A couple weeks back we posted the Beastie Boys “Fight For Your Right — Revisited” Trailer, and now finally the first full video from their latest album has dropped in its full 6 minutes of glory. Prepare for interweb meltdown. The trio’s latest album, Hot Sauce Committee Pt.2, drops May 3rd… Beastie Boys – Make […]


11 Apr
Beasties of the Future battle Beasties of the Past

In case you missed it, the Beastie Boys released a trailer for an upcoming short film Fight For Your Right — Revisited this weekend. Made in conjunction with the release of their eighth album, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two, the 30-minute film revolves around the Beastie Boys from the the future meeting the Beastie Boys […]


12 Oct
"Of Dolls and Murder" documentary narrated by John Waters

At first I was really confused about this documentary, because I couldn’t figure out if the death scenes depicted in these dollhouses were recreations of real murders, or simply the manifestations of someone’s really fucked up imagination. Turns out, it’s both: “The new documentary film, Of Dolls and Murder, explores our collective fascination with forensics […]


9 Dec
Peter Jackson returns to his narrative roots

It’s nice to see Peter Jackson going back to his roots, in a way, and directing a film that’s closer to Heavenly Creatures than to his recent big budget extravaganzas (awesome as they are — except King Kong, let’s just sweep that one under the rug shall we?). The Lovely Bones, like Heavenly Creatures, is […]