‘The Shining’: Scenes That Scare the $%&* Out of Me

Who knew two little girls in matching blue dresses speaking in unison could induce such a spine-tingling reaction? The brilliant Stanley Kubrick, that’s who. From blood pouring out of enormous elevators to an a seductress emerging from a bathtub to the horrifying discovery that the same sentence has been repeatedly typed over and over again […]

Romance, Bloodshed and Evil, Exploding Birds

If you like horror films that are so bad they’re good, you’ll love this… The official trailer for Birdemic 2: The Resurrection, written and directed by the Master of Romantic Thrillers™ James Nguyen (yes, he trademarked that), can now be viewed exclusively here on In this sequel to cult favorite Birdemic: Shock and Terror, […]

Because It’s Will Ferrell’s Birthday

Will Ferrell makes me poop in my pants. That’s how funny I think he is. From his SNL impressions of George Bush, Robert Goulet and Alex Trebek to his classic roles as Frank “The Tank” in Old School, Ron Burgundy in Anchorman and many more, he consistently exponentiates the laughs in everything he touches—no matter how […]

Listen Up: Eminem & Nate Dogg’s “‘Till I Collapse”

This song is from Eminem’s 2002 critically-acclaimed album The Eminem Show. It’s also featured on the teaser trailer for the new Oliver Stone film Savages. I guess I’ve seen the trailer too much lately–because now, I can’t get this song out of my head. P.S. Salma Hayek seems pretty bad-ass in this flick.  Oh, and Blake Lively plays the […]

Sweet Lincoln’s Mullet: It’s the ‘Anchorman 2’ Trailer

Although Anchorman 2 doesn’t come out until 2014 and filming hasn’t even started, the teaser trailer was released earlier today.  Just the thought  of watching Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd and the rest of the rakish, musky Channel 4 news team in action takes me right to Pleasure Town.

It’s Time to Get Art with Mike D

Starting Friday, April 20, MOCA’s Geffen Contemporary is blowing minds and multiple senses with 17 days of the best in contemporary design, food, film, music and culture—compiled through the vision of Mike D.  Yes, that Mike D. It’s all part of TRANSMISSION LA: AV CLUB—an exhibition that shows how audio and visual art forms feed off of each […]

Because It’s Paul Rudd’s Birthday

Dumb and Dumber 2: So, You’re Saying There’s a Chance!

According to Total Film and, the Farrelly brothers have officially announced that production of “Dumb and Dumber 2” will start later this year—with both Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels on-board.  Note:  Before you immediately think it will suck as much as the steaming pile of shit known as “Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met […]