Category Archives: Culture

6 ways ‘The Big Sick’ shows what’s wrong with Hollywood

Last Tuesday was our wedding anniversary. To celebrate, we went out for a movie. We saw “The Big Sick”. If there’s a movie that shows what’s wrong with most of the films coming out of Hollywood these days – well, … Continue reading

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Anthony’s Playlist for Summer 2017

Ladies and Gentlemen and … well … others: Call it Radio-AFI, call it AFIRadio, or just call it crazy! But it’s back on the air. I know it’s a little late, but that’s because I’ve been under The Dark Cloud … Continue reading

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25 Perfect Xmas Songs: Christmas 2016 – The Playlist

Your Christmas Playlist for 2016: Think of it as an aural sleigh-ride! Continue reading

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Ghost in the Shell – Why Max Landis is Wrong

uh…. I’m really having a hard time figuring out what Mr Landis‘ arguement is. We shouldn’t blame the studios because…. um… they are stupid? Stupidity clears one of blame? If, as Mr Landis says, it’s a cultural problem, one would … Continue reading

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10 Non-American TV Series You Must See!

I’ve cobbled this list together because I really think you need to watch these. A couple of them have been remade in North America and these remakes are not as good as the original versions. And that’s a shame. I … Continue reading

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Now Streamable! 50 Perfect Songs for Summer 2015

Okay. I know I’ve already posted my Summer 2015 Playlist. But here’s the thing: I know you. You’re lazy. You don’t want to have to click here and there to hear those songs. That’s just too much work. And then, … Continue reading

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My Answers to 4 Questions about ‘The Whipping Man’

Pacific Theatre’s publicity folks sent me some questions about the show I’m about to direct for them. The great thing about this sort of thing is that it helps me focus on the play in a different way than just … Continue reading

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