Tag: Ron Howard

Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: “In the Heart of the Sea”

A whale of a tale....

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies for American Audiences About Sports That Aren’t Popular in America (Like “Rush”)

I’m sure that the story of famed Formula One car-racing man Rushmore “Rush” Rushingford is an interesting human drama packed with...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXVII”

Commies, slimy subterraneans, severely overgrown teenagers, and a giant mantis (deadly, of course) are on the menu for the newest MST3K...

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: “American Graffiti”

Could this be the best thing George Lucas ever made?...


Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Andy Griffith Show 50th Anniversary: The Best of Mayberry”

In honor of the 50th anniversary of The Andy Griffith Show, CBS/Paramount has released The Best of Mayberry, a collection of fan favorites...


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Say Anything Even Mildly Offensive

When Captain Owen Honors was demoted by the U.S. Navy on January 4 for in-house videos he made almost five years earlier, he learned an...


Film, Wandering the Aisles

Wandering the Aisles, Vol. 3: A Steaming Pile of Grinch

Every holiday season, dozens of writers attempt to trivialize the holiday season through popular culture. Chestnuts like It’s a Wonderful...


Current Events, DVD Reviews, Political Culture

Political Culture: Hell Week for Catholics

When the long-awaited, religiously incendiary sequel to The Da Vinci Code arrives in theaters and the anticipated uproar is reduced to a...


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Print, Profits, and “The Paper”

On November 5, the morning after Senator Barack Obama was elected the 44th president of the United States of America, Oprah Winfrey...