See This Now: ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’

Every now and then, contemporary popular culture yields a work that proves coming of age tales can be done without agonizing clich├ęs and melodramatic urgencies; that maybe…just maybe, a “teen movie” doesn’t have to be so juvenile after all. Last year’s The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a shining example of a story brave…

I feel an obsession coming on…

When I first saw “Wet Hot American Summer,” I didn’t really like it! There, I said it. Over a year (and 4 additional viewings later), I find myself becoming totally enthralled. Everything about it is perfect and if you haven’t seen it yet, you MUST. Check out some clips: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ND7yJ7sMosk] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3ypVEXtb5s] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-plRZO1qbg]

'A bromance for the ages…'

Saw a preview on TV last night about a movie with Jason Segal and Paul Rudd: “I Love You, Man”. Rudd’s character is getting married, and instead of having pre-wedding drama, it turns out he doesn’t have a best man, or a best friend for that matter. The movie is his voyage to find a…

Ode to Jane Lynch

Why is it that every time I mention how much I love Jane Lynch I always have to explain who she is. “You know…the funny blonde woman from ___________”. She’s everyone’s favorite comedienne that seemingly nobody in the Tri-State area knows. Here she is, in all her glory: Jane Lynch is, in short, the shit.…