August 26, 2016 — In And They’re Off, Dusty Sanders (Sean Astin, Lord of the Rings) is a horse trainer who, lately, cannot win a race. Or keep a girlfriend. Which is a double issue in this case. His ex, Dee (Cheri Oteri, SNL), is also his jockey.His losing streak has lasted for eighteen months, so his horses have been farmed out to luckier trainers, and Dusty is facing serious trouble. But, out of nowhere, a bit of luck falls into his lap. He meets […]
August 26, 2016 — There was a time when most people had never used a personal, portable computer.Back in the 1980s, when IBM was the only big player in the industry, a small, upstart company almost ran away with the field. Compaq, a company started by three middle management nerds from Texas Instruments, came up with a computer that did everything the IBM computers could not.It worked with the IBM software (amazingly, IBM computers couldn’t), it was relatively portable — […]
August 25, 2016 — Americans are free to disagree about anything and everything — it’s part of our heritage — but one thing we can all generally agree on is that America is a beautiful country. The earliest settlers must have been astonished to discover what the Native Americans already knew — the land we now call America has a wealth of natural resources and beauties that many countries can only dream of.One way to remember some of the most remarkable physical […]
August 25, 2016 — FilmRise has acquired the exclusive North American rights to From Nowhere, the winner of the Narrative Spotlight audience award at this year’s SXSW Film Festival. Matthew Newton (Queen of the Damned) directed the drama which tells the story of three undocumented teenagers from the Bronx who need to get papers in order to stay in the country. They are forced to deal with the American legal system, their illegal status and graduation from high school. Newton cowrote with […]
August 24, 2016 — Most people have trouble understanding the popularity of furry fandom. Creating fictional human-like personas for furry (already fictional) characters does not appeal to the majority of people.Neither does designing, assembling and dressing up in furry costumes.But for some, it is an important element of their lives. For them, choosing to dress up as animals — usually one particular animal whose features and personality have been created with care — is a form of self-expression which gives pleasure and […]
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