Many controversial projects have been kicked off on Kickstarter. Just a few examples: the quasi-date-rapey guide to getting laid being written by Ken Hoinsky, one of those creepy "pick up artist" dudes; the new edition of the "Best Music Writing" anthology that never appeared despite the editor, Dap ... More >>
JackpotBack in 1994, The Lion King's Simba gave his competitors fair warning via song -- "I'm gonna be a mighty king, so enemies beware" -- but that didn't stop Moneyball from dominating San Francisco's box office this weekend. In fact, you could say it was a home run for the Oakland A's baseball ... More >>
Evidence you don't want to missThe makers of the adult movie Punk Rock Orgy in the Woods -- a title that presumably means what it says -- are suing 60 anonymous BitTorrent users, accusing them of conspiring to violate copyright laws."Participants in the torrent swarm, including Doe defendants, ha ... More >>
Some one-sentence movie summations tell you all you need to know about a film -- and its sure-fire financial success: "Jessica Alba is a stripper" or "Will Ferrel drives a stock car" or, the box office champ du jour, "Guinea Pigs talk and operate high-tech gadgetry." That G-Force edged out Harry Po ... More >>
Hollywood claims the sky is falling. To which we say, Puh-lease.