The dangers Doc Browne warned of …

October 21, 2015

By Jen Chaney Special to The Washington Post Our density — or rather, our destiny — has brought us to this day. It is finally Oct. 21, 2015, the same date that Doc Brown punches into the circuits of his …

Joe Strummer!

October 15, 2015

The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival continues …..

October 15, 2015

We’re headed back down Friday afternoon. Here are some of the day’s highlights. (For more information, click here) We’ll also be hanging around the festival Saturday. More on that in a bit. At 9:45, in the Arlington Hotel, they’ll be …

Nelson Algren talks baseball: “Chicago divides your heart”

October 12, 2015

By Paul Bowen blood, dirt & angels Sports Editor Emeritus The historically inept Chicago Cubs have enjoyed a nodding acquaintance with actual competence this season and are in the playoffs where they are seldom seen. Indeed, some wag pointed out …

The World of Suzie Wong

October 11, 2015

Paramount Vault is wonderful.

A Day at the Movies — And Why Movies Matter

October 11, 2015

By MARK THIEDEMAN I arrived later than usual to the New York Film Festival this year, with only five days of movies remaining. I missed the Apichatpong, I missed the Desplechin, I missed the six-plus hours of Miguel Gomes’ ARABIAN …

Adventure Time: The Enchiridion is now available on DVD

October 7, 2015

Here are a couple of clips. We expect a review from one of our deeply embedded enthusiasts who is highly into this stuff shortly.

Hot Springs Documentary Competition Film Previews Available Online

October 7, 2015

This from our friends at the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, which starts Friday. (Hot Springs, AR) – Before the feature presentation are the coming attractions, and you can now watch the trailers for 18 documentaries competing in 24th annual …


October 7, 2015

Genius college dude mashes up Kanye and Weezer.

Note found at the scene …

October 3, 2015

There is a clunk that satisfies, the fitting-in of oiled blue steel, when gravity sucks hard upon outboard components of my will. It is to me to cull and thin with my red hands and my brave heart the stuck-up …