Hong Kong giant monkey action with Tarantino's approval.
My idiosyncratic best of TV, movies, websites, music, and books
Its character development is near nonexistent; its CG-animation is run-of-the-mill; and, its storyline is basic and unmoving.
Top ten most revolutionary action films of all time, based on the quality of the action and the influence of the film itself.
Great performance by Philip Seymour Hoffman which is generating Oscar buzz but overall the film lacks intrigue.
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New questions with a theme - the blogosphere, and the winner of Quiz Time 12
The comics for December 31,2005. Happy New Year!
He was the "Bad Boy" who relished the idea that he "worries his teacher till at night she's ready to poop."
Okay, 2005 is almost history. I have taken a few moments to look back at the year and comment on things that happened.
Chris Muir's excellent Day By Day cartoon, for December 31, 2005
El Bicho suggests you spend New Year's with Phish
Fumo Verde suggests you spend New Year's with Umphrey's McGee
Collectables re-releases four extremely weak Rhino Flashback budget compilations. Deserving better are The Association, Ambrosia, The Spinners, and AWB.
"Just in case someone thought they had missed it," and in case someone needs a reminder of why Ray Davies' upcoming solo release matters.
Gary Glitter will stand trial in Vietnam in February on charges of commiting obscene acts on a child.
Between the lyrical details surrounding it, the music supporting it, and the melodic inflection, the forlorn cries of "He has been here" in "No Bravery" could really put the fear of God into you.
I suspect this is all some heroin induced hallucinatory reflection of his take on the Beatles themselves: foolish pampered rich people.
Christina Milian is interested in a gun shy guy in the sporty "Whatever U Want."
It kind of brushes the dust of over familiarity off the Beatles classic.
The need to do something drastic about global warming is becoming overwhelming.
The students were like zombies after that. They listened to anything that super human socialist told them.
Mayor Bill Bunten not only missed a tree while throwing a snowball at it, he also violated a city ordinance, according to USA Today.
As of Dec 31, 2005, George Bush has gallantly contributed four & .356 toes to the noble Cause & Course.
The wheels of a massive investigation will ferret out the truth behind the government eavesdropping Americans.
A personal view of the best and worst books in 2005.
It was almost like reading descriptions of a variety of still life paintings. Charming to look at but no real depth beyond the use of colour and texture.
What rocked your tech world in 2005?