Tag: Cameron Crowe

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: February 13, 1997

A long time ago in a country that seems far, far away ......

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray reviews: “Paper Towns,” “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,” and “Dope”

In a genre dominated by teenage girls, it’s refreshing to have some movies about the male experience, especially since so many YA films...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: “Songs of ‘Aloha'”

Usually, the thought of a Cameron Crowe film makes me uncomfortable; while “Singles” and “Almost Famous” have their...

Film, Music

Pearl Jam Bring Citizen Dick To Record Store Day

If you remember the ’90s movie Singles, helmed by Cameron Crowe, you’ll recall the band Citizen Dick. Or rather, you’ll...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Reviews: Fine Acting for Any Season- “We Bought A Zoo,” “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” & “Shame”

Last winter, as with every awards season, some of the best acted films were released in theaters, one for the masses, one for the high...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On…The Primacy Of Rock Guitars

Remember when rock was popular and not niche? Dw Dunphy does....

Music, Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: American Masters: “Pearl Jam Twenty”

On Friday night PBS stations will premiere Pearl Jam Twenty as a part of their Emmy Award winning American Masters Series. ...


Listen to the “Pearl Jam Twenty” Soundtrack

Ready or not, here comes a colossal wave of nostalgia-driven cash-ins honoring the music of 1991 — starting with a deluxe multimedia...


The Popdose 2011 Fall Movie Preview

Lots of movies will come out between now and November. Like these, for instance....


Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Singles”

One of the great things about art is that as you grow, a piece of art — whether it be a painting, a piece of music, a book, a film,...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Peter Gabriel in Philadelphia, July ’87

OK, I have to tell you a story. The other day I was sleeping off my annual four-day Thanksgiving bender when my phone rang at the crack of...


Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Say Anything…”

You know the scene. Hell, if you grew up in a certain era, it’s practically tattooed on your eyelids. Lloyd Dobler (deftly played by...


Film, Revival House

Revival House: Nine Great DVD Audio Commentary Tracks

Jeff Johnson has returned for another spectacular edition of Revival House, and this time, he's pointing you in the direction of some...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Fakes!

So I had a great idea. An entire post about fake rock bands — groups made up for your cinematic pleasure that, in spite of not...


Mope Like Me, Music

Mope Like Me: Helen Stellar, “io (This Time Around)”

(With apologies to Ted, as there are no sob stories about failed relationships this week.) Let it not be said that Cameron Crowe’s...