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Location: Los Angeles, California

Thursday, April 23, 2009

The most frightening thing in the world

Watch it all the way through.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009


Sorry for not posting anything lately. I'll have (big) things to write about soon enough. But for now, here's a list of some of my recent EW articles:

'Gathering Storm' spoofs: Which celebrity gay-marriage parody rains more laughs?

Adam Sandler is Hollywood's most valuable comedian?

'Crash' dominates Netflix three years after it won Best Picture: Wait...what?

Book Review: 'Blade Runners, Deer 
Hunters, and Blowing the Bloody Doors Off'

Webby Award nominees: Was 'Bill O'Reilly Flips Out -- Dance Remix' the best viral video of 2008?

'Shadow of the Colossus' is being made into a movie: Yay! But who should direct?

'Toy Story' 3-D double feature: Ready to put on your glasses?

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Sufjan Stevens - Detroit

Just indulging in some Sufjan Stevens nostalgia.

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Train Station Dance

I love these things.

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

100 Favorite Films

I made a version of this list roughly two years ago, but I felt it was time to revisit the idea. Simply put: if I was stranded on a desert island, these are the 100 films I'd want with me. What movies are missing? What are you shocked to see included?

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
400 Blows, The (1959)
8 ½ (1963)
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Alien (1979)
All About Eve (1950)
Amarcord (1973)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Back to the Future (1985)
Badlands (1973)
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Battle of Algiers, The (1966)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Best Years of Our Lives, The (1946)
Bicycle Thief, The (1948)
Black Stallion, The (1979)
Blade Runner (1982)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Breathless (1960)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The (1920)
Casablanca (1942)
Children of Paradise (1946)
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
Citizen Kane (1941)
City Lights (1931)
City of God (2002)
Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Conformist, The (1970)
Conversation, The (1974)
Days of Heaven (1978)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Dr. Strangelove (1964)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Fall of the House of Usher, The (1928)
Fanny and Alexander (1982)
Fantasia (1940)
Godfather, The (1972)
Goodfellas (1990)
Grand Illusion (1937)
Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
Ikiru (1952)
It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
L’Atalante (1934)
La Dolce Vita (1960)
Lord of the Rings, The (2001-2003)
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962)
Man with a Movie Camera, The (1929)
Matrix, The (1999)
Memento (2000)
Metropolis (1927)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Network (1976)
Night of the Hunter, The (1955)
Nightmare Before Christmas, The (1993)
North by Northwest (1959)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
Passion of Joan of Arc, The (1928)
Paths of Glory (1957)
Playtime (1967)
Pleasantville (1998)
Princess Mononoke (1997)
Producers, The (1968)
Psycho (1960)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Raging Bull (1980)
Rashomon (1950)
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Rules of the Game, The (1939)
Schindler’s List (1993)
Seven Samurai, The (1954)
Seventh Seal, The (1957)
Shining, The (1980)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
Stalker (1979)
Star Wars Trilogy (1977, 1980, 1983)
Sunrise (1927)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Taxi Driver (1976)
There Will Be Blood (2007)
Thin Red Line, The (1998)
This is Spinal Tap (1984)
Titanic (1997)
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Tokyo Story (1953)
Touch of Evil (1958)
Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The (1948)
Ugetsu (1953)
Underground (1995)
Vertigo (1958)
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Wings of Desire (1987)
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
Wizard of Oz, The (1939)

Monday, April 06, 2009

Disney Templates

I knew Disney reused certain animated movements to save money, but I didn't realize that it occurred to this extent.

Friday, April 03, 2009

Wicker Man Fifth Symphony

Thursday, April 02, 2009

Artistic Sheep Herding

Is this for real?

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

30 Hula Hoops

Cause you gotta do something...