Though the iOS 11 launch date is still just set for “fall 2017,” a public beta version was released back in June, allowing avid Apple users to tinker around with the new system. What they’ve discovered is that there’s a way to quickly disable your iPhone’s Touch ID and require passcode entry. It’s part of a new emergency call feature: All you have to do is q […]
Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.Man, things are not going well for our crew this week, are they? J […]
On a day with another horrific terrorist attack involving plowing into people with cars (this time in Barcelona), Stephen Colbert started off Thursday’s Late Show with an unaccustomed kind word for Donald Trump. Noting Trump’s (undoubtedly ghost-written) tweet (of course) of support to the Spanish people, Colbert, after offering his own heartfelt words of co […]
Sometimes it's fascinating to think how far the games industry has come, especially with advancements in technology making it easier for game creators to make their creations a reality. Case in point is this game from Indie developer Oldmoustache Games who hail from Turkey. The post No70: Eye of Basir (2017) Game Review appeared first on That Moment In. […]
The Domicile is a 2017 horror film about a one-time successful playwright, who works diligently on a follow-up play that could land him back in the spotlight he so eagerly craves. The post The Domicile (2017) Review appeared first on That Moment In.
If you’re the type of person who doesn’t like romantic comedies, When Harry Met Sally… is probably the romantic comedy for you. The story of two New Yorkers who meet cute not once, not twice, but three times, become friends, … Continue reading →
Howards Hawks and Alfred Hitchcock are two of my favourite filmmakers. Famous for their taste in women, they bequeathed us, respectively, the Hawksian woman and the Hitchcock blonde.Many women have earned the distinction of being labelled a Hitchcock blonde, Tippi … Continue reading →
Originally posted on Cinema Parrot Disco: The film adaptation of Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon comes out today in the United States. It was directed by Stella Meghie and stars Amandla Stenberg & Nick Robinson. I must admit that I really enjoyed this book and am annoyed about the three month wait to see the…
Happy Birthday to Robert De Niro, who turns 74 today. I was thinking I may not be able to do this list as I may struggle to find ten De Niro movies that I’ve seen. Ha! I’ve seen 29! How did that happen?! Sheesh – he’s been in loads of films. Took me ages just … Continue reading →
Even today – especially today – hooded Klansmen and arm-banded Nazis can bring a quick shock to even the most outrageous of comedies, but The Late Show with Stephen Colbert went there head-on last night. For the CBS show’s cold open, Late Show began with the news clip of President Donald Trump expressing his now historic “blame on both sides” insanity about […]
BBC has commissioned two new eight-part drama series for its flagship channel BBC One. The Three, based on a trilogy of books by Sarah Lotz, is adapted by Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy scribe Peter Straughan. It's described as a multi-stranded, international thriller with a supernatural twist and sees four planes crash on the same day in four different coun […]
The Weinstein Company will put a new film logo, Mizchief, on the August 25 release of Leap!, and will use it to make more animated films, TWC cochairman Harvey Weinstein announced. Pic features the voices of Elle Fanning, Nat Wolff, Carly Rae Jepsen, Kate McKinnon, and Mel Brooks. It is about an orphan who dreams of going to Paris to be a dancer, teaming wi […]
This article looks at the most controversial entry in the James Bond series.Here now is the Licence to Kill review that I initially planned to write before Sir Roger Moore’s passing.If any entry in the James Bond series can be described as “polarizing”, it’s this one. Some love it for its intensity and for the way it does something different with the Bond fo […]
This past week, my sister had another baby & I had the chance of chatting with the delightful Deborah Voorhees again. Deborah Voorhees is best known among horror fans for her role in Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning (where she was credited as “Debi Sue Voorhees”) and coincidentally sharing the same surname as the film series’ murderous central cha […]
Starring: Teresa Palmer, Max Riemelt, Director: Cate Shortland A naive Australian photojournalist is in Berlin to take photographs when she meets a cute German guy. They head back to his place for a one night stand, but when she wakes up the next morning, she finds herself locked in. Thinking at first that it’s an… Continue reading Berlin Syndrome (2017)
Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers Director: John G Avildsen Rocky (Stallone) is a past-his-prime boxer, trying to make ends meet, and still take on a few bouts in the ring. But he hasn’t forgotten his dreams of making it big. He might just have his chance when he’s on the receiving… Continue reading Classic Movie Of The Wee […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I want to share with you a make up look that I’ve been loving for the past few months. It’s the make up I’ve used whenever I want to look a bit more put together. It’s a glowy, dewy and shimmery make up. First step: Skin […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I’m going to share with you a Summer look that it’s a bit different from my usual style. I think Summer is the perfect time to experiment with different styles and have fun with colourful complements, clothes and even make up. This day I decided to […]
Here is a very real and true thing: 2017 is making it really hard to be a science fiction writer. To be sure, these times — by which I mean the Trump era to date, let’s go ahead and avoid cutesy winking allusions — are making it hard for lots of writers, not just the ones who write science fiction....
Thursday, there was a pretty good article on Decider on the problems Universal is going to have in creating its "Dark Universe," which launched Friday with the premiere of THE MUMMY. Written by Brett White, "Monster Problem: Dark Universe is the Anti-Marvel" covers some of the things that have made Universal's model, the Marvel' […]
Three years ago, I jotted down some thoughts here on comic-to-screen adaptations and where I thought they were falling short. The number of such productions in the years since has continued to explode, blanketing movie and television screens and with so many future projects in the works at any given time, it's difficult to keep up with all of them. Augu […]
I love you as you are – That face that stills my heart. That smile that makes it beat, Still every time we meet. The way you love me so, How we each hate letting go, When we hold each other tight, And talk sweet late at night. The way you hold my […]
Registering birth details with government records is one of the most essential work that every Indian (not limited to India only) is supposed to do at the earliest. In this article, we will be checking the details on how one can register birth details online in their respective states. From last few months, digital wave has surely started in country and thin […]
Want to check the possibilities of solemnizing marriages online in India? Well here in this article we are going to explore all the facts that needs to be discussed about marriage solemnization in country. Can we as Indian have proper facilities to register marriage online or do we still need to go through conventional old ways of offline marriage solemnizat […]
Directed by Angelina Jolie, and featured at the forthcoming Toronto International Film Festival, “First They Killed My Father” promises to be a powerful film. See also the list “My 10 Favourite “Human Rights” Films“.
Maddy at Maddy Loves Her Classic Films is hosting The Alfred Hitchcock blogathon, and this is my entry dissecting one of Hitchcock’s most claustrophobic and intriguing films: “Rope” (1948). Even thought this film may not be as ambitious as Hitchcock’s later “Psycho” (1960), it is still suspenseful, tense, cerebral and belongs to one of my favourite […] […]
The first teaser for Marvel’s “The Punisher” has arrived, and it offers a glimpse at Frank Castle’s brutal backstory. Flashbacks give quick looks at his military history and the loss of his family, all while Castle smashes his logo into concrete. See the haunting teaser for “The Punisher” in the video below. WATCH – “THE […] The post VIDEO: First teaser for […]
A not-so-scary MagicBand featuring Mickey and friends has just arrived at Disney Store. The gang is ready to trick-or-treat in costume, along with some fun Halloween bats and cobwebs on a bright orange band. The seasonal MagicBand retails for $22.99. Limit 5 per guest. The post Halloween MagicBand features not-so-scary costumes for Mickey and friends at Disn […]
In our latest DFB YouTube Series, we're sharing Disney World Food Secrets -- Free Stuff, Cool Stuff, and MORE -- Part 1!Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney World Dining Guide e-Books! Find great deals at DFBStore.com! Also, come on over and: Subscribe to our NewsletterFollow us on TwitterBecome a Facebook Fan Related posts: DFB Vi […]
We're sharing with you all the foods you MUST eat in Disneyland -- Part 1 -- today on Disney Food Blog!Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney World Dining Guide e-Books! Find great deals at DFBStore.com! Also, come on over and: Subscribe to our NewsletterFollow us on TwitterBecome a Facebook Fan Related posts: New DFB Video: Cafe Orl […]
This show was originally shown at New Theatre on the 3rd of November 2016. This article originally appeared on AussieTheatre.com. The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade is a mouthful of a play title and the onstage experience... Read More
Here is my review of La La Land, a mediocre film that has achieved critical success primarily because of the cinematic nostalgia it evokes. This is also my application to be Triple J’s new movie reviewer. Enjoy!