Tag: Bill Murray

10 Culturally Relevant Pumpkin Carvings for Halloween 2014

Halloween pumpkin carvings can be a great medium for creative expression. Below are 10 more avant-garde pumpkin carvings that defy the traditional jack-o’-lantern:   1. The Starbucks pumpkin brings the Pumpkin Spice Latte to a whole new level and leaves the calories behind. Don’t be misled though: there’s actually no pumpkin in PSLs. Be sure… Read More

Classic Movie Monday: Ghostbusters

This August marks the 30th Anniversary of one of the most beloved action-comedy films of all time: “Ghostbusters”! This pioneer movie of the supernatural-comedy niche genre was released in 1984 to an ecstatic audience and single-handedly became the pinnacle of pop culture and essentially the entire childhood of anyone who grew up in the 80’s, right up there… Read More

Film Review: The Grand Budapest Hotel

  There is not a much better day than when the next Wes Anderson production rolls out into theaters. In each of his films, he creates a unique and ornate world that is all his own, and decorates it with overly-quirky, yet interesting characters that you cannot help but fall in love with. “The Grand Budapest Hotel”… Read More

Ivan Reitman Not Directing Ghostbusters 3

  Fans of the 1980’s comedy franchise may be disappointed to hear that the director of the previous two “Ghostbusters” will not be returning for a third installment. Ivan Reitman has directed many successful comedies, including “Stripes” and “Meatballs,” but none have quite lived up to the “Ghostbusters” films, particularly the first one.   Reitman… Read More

Netflix Recommendation: Lost in Translation

  Netflix is a fantastic place for independent cinema to find an audience. For just eight dollars a month, you have access to hundreds of films, many of which are independently produced and have a hard time finding a place in theaters.   One independent film that has been available on Netflix for some time… Read More

Film Director Profile: Sofia Coppola

Being the daughter of one of the greatest filmmakers of all time, Sofia Coppola has a lot of pressure to produce good work on each outing she makes. Her family is one of the great cinematic dynasties, and since she began making features herself in 1999, Coppola has proven that she is up there with the… Read More