“Happy Father’s Day, bastards.” That’s how Joshua Tillman opened his set at the Granada Sunday evening. Rather than offending the eager audience that chose to spend Father’s Day at a concert, Tillman was greeted by cheers. Lawrence had chosen to celebrate the holiday with a special Father — Father John Misty.
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In a year of big blockbuster action movies and gut wrenching dramas, the comedy world hasn’t even been a contender in the fight for blockbuster dollar signs. Cue Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. Their latest installment, “This Is The End,” literally puts Rogen and all of his real-life friends into the movie. A big part of the film’s allure is that every character in the movie is literally playing his or herself, but in a story that is as fiction as fiction can get.
Identity Thief staring “Frat Pack” forerunner Jason Bateman and comedy’s newest and most promising sensation Melissa McCarthy revamp the spirit of a Trains, Planes, and Automobiles, the comedy back and forth stylings of a midnight run or 48 hours, with all the cursing, inappropriateness and improbable situations you can handle! Sandy Patterson, an honest hard-working [...]
Side Effects writer Scott Z. Burns crafts a brilliant screenplay which weaves a thrilling story of the relationship between the prescription and prescriber. Steven Soderbergh, whom also teamed with Burns in 2012′s “Contagion”, directs an all-star cast lead by Rooney Mara who plays Emily Taylor, a seemingly happy and loving wife who at the beginning [...]
The Gaslight Anthem’s sold out Lawrence, Kansas outing at the Bottleneck was not only heartfelt and genuine, but helped spring board their new album Handwritten right through the Bottleneck’s roof!
Getting the news that you are going to be able to interview a member of your favorite band is almost more scary than exciting. I mean, you don’t want to look like an ass in front of someone who inspires you every day! So writing questions was nerve-racking to say the least, but more importantly [...]