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spirals and dots

Sometimes all I have to draw on is the small screen of a older version iPhone.  I like Zen Brush, a monochrome package building images through layers of greys with pressure sensitive variable brush size in a single stroke.  140 more words


Sir Ian McKellen reckons it's time Sir Patrick Stewart's X-Men character was killed off

Sir Ian McKellen surprised his X-Men co-stars with a visit to Graham Norton’s sofa in the latest edition of his show – and he had a few choice words for his pal Patrick Stewart. 407 more words



Review by Derrick Carter

Running Time: 2 hours 6 minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for Sequences of Intense Sci-Fi Action and Violence, some Sexuality and Language… 819 more words


the end of the game

//// a wonderful addition to the Holmes legend

Beauty and the Beast: Belle Clip

Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Luke Evans, and Josh Gad, is directed by Bill Condon. The film hits theaters March 17. Check out the opening scene:


Film Surf Report: Disney Fables Are Still A Man's World Even When It's A Girl's


Santa Monica, CA — Disney has a curious problem with its Princesses:  Their stories are being told from a man’s POV.

Tale as old as Time: Fairy Tale about a young girl is adapted for the big screen by male screenwriter and male director because, if anyone knows about what it’s like to be a young girl, it’s Men.  733 more words

Film Surf Report

Philomel (with Melody)

After a depressingly inaccessible Romeo and Juliet, the Argo recording of Midsummer Night’s dream opened up like box of riches. This is far and away my favorite recording of the play, and there are some strong contenders in the audio realm (as well as some fine films). 1,098 more words