“Did my heart love ’til now? Forswear its sight. For I never saw true beauty ’til this night.”
SYNOPSIS: Classic story of Romeo and Juliet, set in a modern-day city of Verona Beach. 422 more words
Martin Scorsese’s short film The Audition will not be screening at the Venice Film Festival next month after all. The festival said today that because of “unexpected technical problems” the roughly 17-minute short will not be ready in time for the September 2-12 fest. 38 more words
Originally published on 7/4/13.
Great Gatsby, 2013.
Baz Luhrmann’s films are often disparaged as celebrations of empty excess, but I’ve always thought he was a genius at using spectacle to inspire empathy for characters living in unfamiliar worlds. 1,316 more words
Yes, it’s been five years since Inception first lit movie screens. Well, plus about a month and a half. It has stayed fresh for us, without a sequel or rumor of one, the whole time. 2,221 more words
I almost paid a scammer $900.
Yeah. My post-college adventures have reached new heights.
I’ve told this story so many times to my banker, parents, and friends that I don’t even want to go through the shame of reliving it via blog post, so here’s the short version. 281 more words