What You Should Be Watching: Wes Craven’s Body of Work

Helen Lalonde

After hearing the unfortunate news that Wes Craven had died, my fiancé and I watched Nightmare on E...


Irrational Man: Ir-Raskolnikov

Jared Stroup

The 79-year-old legend that is Woody Allen now has 46 films under his belt as writer-director. In a ...


The Structural Similarities of ‘Django Unchained’ and ‘Funny People’

Jared Stroup

Quentin Tarantino is a huge fan of the 2009 Judd Apatow film Funny People. The first film Tarantino ...


Ted 2: The Jackening

Jared Stroup

Seth MacFarlane brings his lovably (to some) crass teddy bear back for another expletive-laced Bosto...


The Films and Factors That Led to My First Feature (‘Footlights’)

Jared Stroup

In part a promotional effort, and in part an inspirational effort, I decided to chronicle the multi-...


Trailer Happy: Inherent Vice (2014)

Jared Stroup

A new Paul Thomas Anderson movie is a major event for certain people. I am one of those people. What...

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Everything is Better in the Season Two Premiere of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Ryan Levin

The polite consensus on the first season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was that the show fin...


Community: “Repilot” Plus One

Ryan Levin

The season five premiere of NBC’s Community (titled “Repilot”) ends pretty cle...


The Simpsons: Season 24, Part 3 of 3

Jared Stroup

The problem with current episodes of The Simpsons is mental storage. How many storylines can a singl...


‘Derek’ Season One: A Kind-Hearted Comedic Masterpiece of Anti-Cruelty

Jared Stroup

Ricky Gervais wears his philosophical musings on his sleeve, and it draws from equal parts his head ...


Youseful YouTube: ‘Seinfeld’ Re-Cut Trailers

Jared Stroup

This feature is designed to expose people to the infinite value of what YouTube has to offer. Instea...


YoUseful YouTube: Debate Over Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979)

Jared Stroup

This feature is designed to expose people to the infinite value of what YouTube has to offer. Instea...

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H-E-R-Z-O-G: Werner Herzog’s Anti-Texting and Driving Doc “One Second to the Next”

Ryan Levin

Werner Herzog’s 35-minute anti-texting and driving documentary “One Second to the Next&#...


What You Should Be Watching: House of Cards (2013)

Ryan Levin

Late last week Netflix dropped its first new prestige original series on its instant streaming servi...


Trailer Happy: Netflix’s ‘Hemlock Grove’ (2013)

Jared Stroup

Netflix is rapidly becoming one of the fiercest competitors for quality original programming. Well, ...


“They Can’t Grab Buddy Buddy!”: A Director Roundtable Discussion

Jared Stroup

Six of the likeliest nominees for Best Director come next year’s Oscars got together for a rou...


Trailer Happy: Netflix’s ‘House of Cards’ (2013)

Ryan Levin

It wasn’t that long ago that we were ushered into the modern golden age of television by HBO&#...

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The Dana Gould Hour: A Variety Show For The Ears

Jared Stroup

Podcasts are so new that podcasting pioneers are in their prime. Sure, there are similarities to rad...


Podspotting with Mike O’Keefe

Mike O'Keefe

The podcast landscape can be a saucy mother sometimes. I can’t tell you how often someone has said...


Listen to Bryan Cranston’s Interview on WTF from 2011

Ryan Levin

Pod-king Marc Maron has reposted his 2011 interview with Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston ahead ...


Podspotting with Mike O’Keefe

Mike O'Keefe

Every week, tons of great podcasts hit the digital airwaves. Additionally, some terrible podcasts al...

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