Reviewed by Clark Douglas Quote: "This is a big, dumb, violent piece of mainstream action that checks all of the boxes it's supposed to and makes no effort to deliver any surprising plot developments, nuanced characters or artful touches. If the lack of pretension means more to you than the lack of quality, by all means go for it."
For the record, this is not something I said so please do not quote me on this. Yet there was a time many years ago when I loved the Bell. I could easily scarf down a 6-pack box, a burrito, and a Chilito and a big cup of soda. It was not a concern to […]
The polar vortices are still making this country a hassle to travel through, but the box office refuses to – if I may quote the most Arnold Schwarzeneggerest character in film history – chill. While January and February have long been...Show More Summary
As we’ve seen before, when DVD bootleggers create cover art for their products, a lot of times they just pull random reviews of whatever movie they’re selling and stick it on the box like a traditional pull quote, with no regard for whether the review is actually positive. Unintentional or not, there’s actually something refreshingly honest about that.
When the dude at the front of my boxing class comes over to my bag and tells me to "WORK off those Christmas calories!" the only invigorating effect it has on me is in my rage-tear activation complex. Read more
Bloomberg is reporting that “Apple is planning to introduce a new Apple TV set-top box as early as April.” That part in quotes isn’t even the full first sentence, which goes on to cite unnamed “people with knowledge of the matter” as...Show More Summary
Reviewed by Mac McEntire Quote: "This is a movie at odds with itself."
Google experiments with displaying a search box next to sites like Google Finance, Yahoo Finance, Reuters. There's a button with the following label: "get quotes" and you're supposed to use this feature if you want to search for share...Show More Summary
From the owner's boxes to the supporters in the stands, there's not much in the world of football that goes unheard. Whether it's a businessman's bizarre wish for how his side go about their transfer business or a couple of "aromatic"...Show More Summary
Really????? Suge Knight might not be the brightest bulb in the box, but he’s GOT to know that this isn’t gonna go over smoothly. According to TMZ reports: Suge Knight is offended when people call him African American, because
Reviewed by Clark Douglas Quote: "Though there's a certain pleasure to be found in the film's subversiveness, it's easy to understand why it flopped at the box office."
In 2009, Arne was the new sheriff in town, with big boxes of ammunition and a shiny new gun. Now, it’s later in the movie and he’s all out of bullets and he’s trying to scare states by shaking a stick at them. - Rick Hess in Stephanie Simon's recent Politico piece
Reviewed by Erich Asperschlager Quote: "This 25th Anniversary Edition box set is the perfect way to honor the creative men and women who turned a local TV station's backlog of terrible movies into enduring cult comedy."
Here's a look from the New Yorker at powdered cheese. Quote: "Americans spend billions of dollars each year on boxed macaroni and cheese, cheese puffs, and nearly infinite permutations of 'nacho cheese'-flavored snacks."
Last week NYC restaurateur Keith McNally of Balthazar released Schiller's Liquor Bar Cocktail Collection, a boxed set of cocktail instructions and recipes. And Eater NY has a great quote from one of the introductions: "Many of the bartenders I first...
EA isn't picking the fight... just the fighting words. The cheeky press quote on the back of Battlefield 4's retail box is a rare example of press praise, generally of the "amazingly visceral!" variety, being used to take a shot at the competition. Show More Summary
During my interrogation by SEC attorney Jan Folena there were a lot of interesting moments. Some from my viewpoint seemed to make her physically shake. My experience in the witness box was not anywhere near what I expected. Particularly the actions and responses of Ms Folena. IMHO she didn’t appear to have a strong connection...
Escape Plan disappointed at the box office, but Arnold Schwarzenegger won’t let that stop him. In a bold move to
From my quote journal.Shamelessly, I often opt to buy the boxed, inferior version of everything for the sake of time. Why is it that I utilize the most modern time-saving technology known to humankind and yet I never have enough time? I can't even find the tme to make homemade cornbread. Show More Summary
With the 20th-anniversary reissue of Nirvana’s In Utero currently burning up the thinkpiece-osphere, an interesting bit of scripture from the box set’s liner notes has been posted online (as reported by Spin): the four-page letter Steve Albini of Big Black and Shellac fame wrote to convince Nirvana to let him produce the band's final studio album. Show More Summary