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Music Video of the Day: In My Darkest Hour by Megadeth (1988, dir. Penelope Spheeris)

I sound like a broken record every time I say this, but there isn’t much to talk about here beyond it being a good song. 332 more words

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Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Little Miss Sunshine directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie  Faris

Starring – Steve Carell, Toni Collette and Greg Kinnear

When a family’s youngest member is offered the chance to compete in the finals of the Little Miss Sunshine beauty pageant, the family have no choice but to take a cross-country road trip to get her there. 466 more words


Music Video of the Day: Tonight, Tonight by The Smashing Pumpkins (1996, dir. Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris)

One of the most common arguments I’ve seen about why music videos aren’t actually films is that they are just advertisements for a song. Right now Gary has just finished reading that sentence and is digging out his copy of Dewar’s-It’s Scotch (1898), Warner Bros. 142 more words

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Little Miss Sunshine: Our First Summertime Adventure


DIRECTED BY: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris

STARRING: Greg Kinnear. Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Paul Dano, Abigail Breslin, Alan Arkin

GENRE: Black comedy-drama, Road… 482 more words

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Stone and Carell prepare for The Battle of the Sexes

The first image from upcoming sports drama The Battle of the Sexes has been released. 104 more words