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A blog and links to articles that look at product and marketing trends and ideas in the technology and media spaces. And other random stuff that I think about.

Isolation in the Internet Age

Fandor--How "Ingrid Goes West" and "Like Me" show us how we value ourselves.
February 21, 2018 Go to story on Fandor



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Denis Villeneuve, Sofia Coppola and More Filmmakers Pick the Best Films of the 21st Century

IndieWire--One thing both filmmakers can agree on: Jonathan Glazer's "Under the Skin" is an absolute masterpiece.
April 17, 2018 Go to IndieWire

Why Hollywood Refuses To Talk About Mike Myers

thebuzztube--After the success of Wayne’s World, Austin Powers and Shrek, you’d think Mike Myers would have a long, prolific career. But that hasn’t been the case.
April 15, 2018 Go to thebuzztube

15 Reasons Batman & Robin Was A Living Nightmare For The Cast And Crew Behind The Scenes

Ranker-- You knew Joel Schumacher’s Batman & Robin was bad, but did you know it was somehow worse behind the scenes?
April 08, 2018 Go to Ranker

Holy shit, it's a trailer for Terry Gilliam's The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

News--Terry Gilliam’s attempts to adapt Don Quixote are the stuff of legend, beginning in the late ‘90s and cycling through various actors and permutations; the earliest, starring Johnny Depp, even resulted in the tragic unmaking-of Lost In La Mancha. But things have looked decidedly better for Gilliam recently. Last year, we reported that he had finished shooting the film, with Jonathan Pryce as the ma
April 05, 2018 Go to News

7 New Netflix Shows to Binge in April, and the Best Episodes of Each

IndieWire--Cars you can't drive, pastries you can't eat, and presidents we can't have: Danger, Will Robinson! Netflix's April lineup is the stuff dreams are made of.
April 02, 2018 Go to IndieWire

What's New on HBO: March 2018

Vulture--Girls Trip, Alien: Covenant, and more.
March 29, 2018 Go to Vulture

Netflix Movies That Look Terrible But Are Actually Awesome

Zimbio--Half Nelson' (2006): It looks like some low-budget Ryan Gosling movie that no one saw, right? In fact, he was Oscar nominated for his performance.
March 27, 2018 Go to Zimbio

10 British Crime Series to Binge on Netflix After You Watch 'Requiem'

IndieWire--"Requiem" joins a solid group of British favorites you can binge on Netflix.
March 27, 2018 Go to IndieWire

The rise of the hologram rock star

1843--Based on an old carnival trick known as Pepper’s Ghost – named after John Henry Pepper, who demonstrated the effect in 1862 – in which an image is projected on to a piece of glass and then reflected to appear in a given area of the stage
March 25, 2018 Go to 1843

'Monty Python' Heads To Netflix As SVOD Service Picks Up Entire Comedy Catalog

Deadline--Monty Python is heading to Netflix after the SVOD service secured international rights to all of the classic British comedies. The digital service has picked up the rights to movies including Monty…
March 23, 2018 Go to Deadline