If you’ve been working too hard this summer, you need to take a break and go rent Casino Royale, the latest James Bond movie. Have you seen it? I resisted for a long time because I wasn't sure about the new guy. I wanted to see Clive Owen in the role and my second choice would have been Hugh Jackman. And, too, the last few Bond movies have been so bad that I completely lost interest in the franchise.…Continue
Added by Amanda Stevens on August 4, 2007 at 9:35am — No Comments
If you've been around in the synth scene for a while, you've probably heard of the German band Placebo Effect. In 1999, frontman Axel Machens started a new project, Breathe.…Continue
Added by Amanda Stevens on July 2, 2007 at 10:56am — No Comments
There was a monster in my backyard where I grew up.
Okay, not literally in my backyard, but only a few miles away in the White…Continue
Added by Amanda Stevens on July 1, 2007 at 12:50pm — No Comments
Some weeks back, I guest-blogged on another site about a concept known as spontaneous generation—the likelihood of people exposed to the same mass media stimuli coming up with the same idea. This theory can explain why two movies with the same premise can be released by two different studios at virtually the same time. Armageddon and Deep Impact, for…Continue