The Entertainment Industry: It’s Not All Glitz, Glamour, and Red Carpets

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Every January the awards season kicks off, beginning with the Golden Globes. Then we make our way to the SAG Awards, The Grammys, The Oscars, and later on, The Tonys and The Emmys. These are it is safe to say, the major ceremonies broadcast throughout the year that we eagerly … Continue reading

‘Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction’ Quotes

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The documentary Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction gives an interesting, if somewhat cloaked, view of the famous character actor, musician, and singer. Stanton has appeared in dozens of films – including Paris, Texas; Alien; Cool Hand Luke; The Green Mile; The Avengers – and has a face that most will recognize, … Continue reading

‘Maria Bamford: The Special Special Special!’ Quotes

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Stand-up comedian Maria Bamford performs live, in her own home in Eagle Rock, California, for an audience of two: her parents, Joel and Marilyn Bamford, in Maria Bamford: The Special Special Special! There’s plenty of fresh material here, as well as older material having to do with her family, given … Continue reading

How the Doug Stanhope Special ‘Beer Hall Putsch’ Got Its Name

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We recently got an email from a reader asking about the origin of the name of the Doug Stanhope comedy special Beer Hall Putsch. Instead of just responding via email we figured we’d write a post. Remember, you can email us at [email protected] with your questions and comments, or if … Continue reading

André 3000 as Jimi Hendrix, First Look (VIDEO)

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André Benjamin as Hendrix in All By My Side  The first bit of footage of André Benjamin, aka OutKast’s André 3000, portraying Jimi Hendrix for the recently premiered biopic All Is By My Side has finally seen the light of day. From the looks of it, fans should be pretty … Continue reading

The John Lurie Interview

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John Lurie has one of those careers that makes a quick and easy summation difficult. It’s possible you know him from his work as a film actor, most notably in The Last Temptation of Christ (Scorsese), Paris, Texas (Wim Wenders), Down By Law and Stranger Than Paradise (Jim Jarmusch). Or … Continue reading

Watch ‘Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price’ Documentary Free Online (2005)

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What better day to watch the Walmart documentary Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price than on Black Friday? Although, really, this documentary by Robert Greenwald is a fascinating and informative viewing experience at any time of the year. Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price The 2005 documentary Wal-Mart: The … Continue reading

Watch The Mindscape of Alan Moore Documentary (2005)

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Today, November 18, 2013, is graphic novelist Alan Moore’s 60th birthday. To celebrate, here is the documentary The Mindscape of Alan Moore, available online in full for free. English writer Alan Moore is most notably the author of works such as Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and From Hell. Moore started … Continue reading

Watch ‘Born Into This,’ a Charles Bukowski Documentary (2003)

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The Charles Bukowski documentary Born Into This, directed by John Dullaghan and released in 2003, is now free to watch above, for everyone 18 and older. Just click play, enter your birthday and you’re good to go. Charles Bukowski Born Into This Documentary German born, American writer Charles Bukowski has … Continue reading

Watch the Henry Miller Documentary Asleep and Awake

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American author Henry Miller (1891 – 1980), was a breakthrough writer, forming his own unique literary voice, filled with honesty, surrealism, and detail-obsessed observation. His most famous works, Tropic of Cancer, Black Spring, Tropic of Capricorn and The Rosy Crucifixion (Sexus, Plexus, and Nexus) trilogy were all banned in the … Continue reading