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Testing 1, 2, 3… WordPress App for Android & Pretty Boy Vampires (Not Robert Pattinson)

April 28, 2012 Leave a comment

Oh how I love technology! I just downloaded the WordPress app for my Android enabled Motorola Droid Razr, so I’m giving it a quick test run. The app seems great so far– easy to use, not overly complicated, but still chock full o’ features.

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Since this is a film blog, here's a picture of me outside the restaurant featured at the end of 'Drive,' directed by Nicolas Winding Refn & starring Ryan Gosling.

I can’t imagine this will happen all too often, but now I’ll be able to post musings and updates from anywhere I have my phone. Maybe the next time I run into John Slattery at the Westside Tavern I’ll talk him into a video interview and I’ll be able to immediately Read more…

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My Thoughts on ‘Haywire’

January 21, 2012 3 comments

Ever since the era of Bourne Identity and Casino Royale, movies have turned the corner and mostly left behind the Crouching Tiger-meets-Matrix high-flying, slow-motion fights. There’s a new brand of brutality being practiced in film fighting. We movie fans can now hear the painful crushing of bone, the pounding of flesh, and the dull thud of a skull meeting a sidewalk better than ever. Personally, I believe this to be a positive. Lucky for us all, these fights welcome all genders.

Haywire, directed by the sometimes brilliant and usually interesting Steven Soderbergh, is an impressive spy/action/thriller in all the ways Read more…