More lizards secrete venom. Some just bite. Some are "popular pets".
What do you call movie eye-candy gone so wrong that you'd rather stick forks in your eyes than watch to the end?
Walk the Line is a very good film for what it is, but it’s not the film about Cash that I wanted.
A great biopic, finding exactly the right tone to elucidate the inner life of the person it’s focusing on.
Not Bewitched...not even charmed.
An early look into the top acting categories for the 2006 Academy Awards.
An extremely funny documentary about four comedians on the road.
A three-episode collection that provides insight into John Lennon and Yoko Ono and their role and life in the early 1970s.
Medium is in 3D tonight!
"... a movie that has no desire except to give ... pleasure from beginning to end."
Finally a great DVD presentation of Kurosawa's last masterwork.
The film gets four wands wingardium leviosa'd from me. Or, it would, if I weren't a Muggle.
Baseball, romance and a magical season for the Red Sox mix in the lastest release from the Farrelly brothers.
Mizoguchi's masterpiece about the false paths to happiness is released by The Criterion Collection
The twist to this installment in the Potter stories was that a long dormant event, the Tri-Wizard Tournament, was to be re-established and this year, be held at Hogwart’s School.
A new book claims that Margaret Thatcher threatened to use submarine-launched nuclear missiles against Argentina in the Falklands War.
Send lawyers, guns, and money--the defecation has hit the oscillation.
A veteran's chronicle of war, and wilderness as "the only refuge, [the] last, best hope for a kind of sanity."
Patrick Doyle picks up where the legendary John Williams left off.
The new film The Squid and the Whale should be a cause for celebration among fans of '80s nervous nerd rock: The Feelies are back in the house!
It was a musical redesign to make the heart skip and twirl beneath it’s heaven-kissing pillars.
Eugene Edwards offers a free Christmas treat to fans.
Last year Nirvana released their highly-anticipated With the Lights Out box set of previously unreleased material that included live performances, studio demos, and Kurt Cobain’s home demos. This album takes the “best of” that set and puts them on one disc.
(I'm gonna get in trouble for this one.)
Dear Retro Post-Punk Thing That's Been Going On For The Last Few Years: Man, are you tiresome.
Hand-picked personal favorites by the Modern Pea Pod staff, just in time for the holiday season.
In which some talented producers exuberantly remix their way through the Impulse vaults, and create a thing of beauty.
I'm sorry. I just don't.
No mater, what your musical interests are, you will find something to enjoy on this CD.
Heavy nintendo-esque keyboards lead Horse The Band's second album to hardcore glory
A beautiful and unusual album from a composer best known for the scores to various high-profile anime series.
Get your Passport ID handy and cross your fingers, Live subscribers.
VP Dick Cheney demands fairness. It’s about time. Why would he think expecting fairness was a shameful thing?
This is what happens when Karl Rove gets distracted ...
Despite reports over the weekend and his growing unpopularity among Arabs, terrorist mastermind Abu Musab al-Zarqawi is not actually dead yet, though his days may be numbered and his popularity is waning.
"Thank heaven for Fergie," a source inside the Department of Defense says about the possibility.
The argument over new security technologies in America seem to always center around the proverbial "Big Brother Police State." However, this is not the paramount issue.
If their lips are moving they must be lying. Definition: Bush Derangement Syndrome. Australia lays down law.
If you want to be entertained and delighted, surprised and enlightened, then this is an unmissable event.
Chris Muir's excellent Day By Day cartoon, for November 21, 2005
Has the established religion any right to criticise the newcomer for heathenism, and is there a fundamental difference between them?
Wal-Mart selling copies of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion; anti-Jewish propaganda has been on the rise.
Some more questions to tantalize you
Next month I sail, with my daughter Kylie as First Mate, my yacht Seerauber from Sydney to Nelson and back.