Tag: Robin Williams

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #717.6: “Rick on a Boat”

METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here. METAL DAD shirts! Click here to get yours....

Television, TV on DVD

Berkeley Breathed’s Twisted Christmas: A Wish For Wings That Work (1991)

A look back at a Christmas special that failed to become a holiday classic....

Music, The Vinyl Diaries, Year-End Best-Of Lists

The Vinyl Diaries: Favorite Music of 2014

Rob Smith explores some fine 2014 vinyl releases....

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...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are, Surprisingly, Based on True Stories (Like “The Conjuring”)

This week the “found footage”-style horror movie fades briefly and unexpectedly into oblivion like a spooky ghost girl in favor of The...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Narrative Remakes of Documentaries

Kon-Tiki hits American theaters this week, months after it was nominated for the Best Foreign Film Oscar. It’s a narrative retelling of...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Good Will Hunting: 15th Anniversary Edition”

Hard to believe it’s been 15 years since Ben Affleck and Matt Damon took Hollywood by storm....

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: July 2, 1989

In popular culture 1989 was the year of the bat....

Television

Uncle Duque’s Crazytime TV Hour: Earth Day Makes Us Green

Mike Duquette digs up crazy video crap on the Internet, like this gem warning you about not recycling, you jerk....

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: January 9, 1992

Where does the time go? SERIOUSLY, WHERE DID THE PAST WEEK GO? Let's find out together as we collectively experience a Box Office Flashback...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Wants Mick Jagger to E-Mail Him

Mick Jagger's business sense is almost as legendary as his voice, stage presence, and lips. But since his new project Superheavy isn't...

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Comics and Graphic Novels, Extra Medium, Film

Extra Medium #2: The X-Men of Denny’s

Comics don’t stay in comics. For better or worse, most comics are produced in the hopes they will lead to films, cartoons, action...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Tonight: 4 Decades of ‘The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson'”

What made Johnny Carson the late-night king? Scott Malchus takes a look in his review of a new box of Tonight Show episodes....

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… Exploiting the Universals

What is a "universal," why do they make fascinating storylines, and why do their makers understand them so poorly? Popdose.com asks the...

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Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Insomnia”

Its Blu-ray debut is timed to take advantage of the hubbub surrounding director Christopher Nolan’s latest film, but 2002’s Insomnia...

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DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: Travolta and Williams Are Old and Tired in “Old Dogs”

Old Dogs, the latest family comedy from Walt Disney Pictures, certainly lives up to its title. The jokes and situations are tired and have...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 9/24/88

What artist is currently being credited on the Internet as winning five Grammy Awards when, in fact, she's won zero? What song supposedly...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Bob Marley in New York City, May ’76

I don’t know much about this Bob Marley character, but if his performance on the “Welcome to New York” bootleg is any...