Tag: Alan Rickman

Film, Popdose Alt-Christmas Film Festival

Popdose Alt-Christmas Film Festival: Actually a Good Love Story (or Eight)

Yes, critics. We hear you. Love Actually, the 2003 holiday blockbuster, spawned some unfortunate imitators in the “intertwined vignette...


DVD Reviews, Film

Indie Briefs: “Lucky Them,” “A Promise,” “Premature”

Scott Malchus highlights three recent indie film DVD releases you may have missed....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”

Lee Daniels, the eclectic director whose previous films include the grim Oscar-winner, Precious, and the pulpy The Paperboy takes on the...


Basement Songs: 52 Saturday Nights, Film

Basement Songs: “Die Hard”

Yippie-ki-yay! Scott Malchus looks back at "Die Hard" in this week's Basement Songs....


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “Yippee-ki-yay, Motherf**ker!”

Let me begin by stating that 1988’s Die Hard was my choice for Best Picture that year (with all due apologies to Rain Man —...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Nobel Son”

Nobel Son (2009, Fox) purchase from Amazon: DVD Nobel Son, a new caper film on DVD, is a satisfying time if you happen to enjoy films with...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Galaxy Quest Deluxe Edition”

Galaxy Quest Deluxe Edition (2009, Paramount) purchase from Amazon: DVD While the new Star Trek film continues to soar through the box...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Spoon, 11/8/07

Remember last week when I was duped into thinking I’d been sent that Air Supply bootleg by a guy named “R. Murdoch”? It...