Posts Tagged ‘ series ’

What You Can Actually Learn From Bravo’s ‘Start-Ups: Silicon Valley’

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December 17, 2012
Bravo - Start-Ups: Silicon Valley

By Barry Randall As someone who invests in technology companies, I’ve been privileged to meet with some pretty smart people who have actually changed the world. But I also have a rather well-honed sense for when intelligence has curdled into hubris and when pride has launched a marketing message into the upper hype-o-sphere. While the...
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HBO’s Girls: 24 Is the New 13

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May 18, 2012
Girls - HBO

By Austen Brooks Let’s talk about sex: in five episodes, we’ve seen three of our four Girls in the act and one get close. Writer/director/star Lena Dunham’s scenes are the most explicit, to the point of discomfort; but then again, so is the rest of the show. Is it Dunham’s goal to suggest that...
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21 Jump Street: Not New, But Very Fresh

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May 17, 2012
21 Jump Street (2012) - movie - review

By Austen Brooks Nothing about 21 Jump Street is new: it’s a gross-out buddy comedy based on a television series about two cops who go undercover at a high school where they get the chance to relive and redeem their teens. But, somehow, 21 is fresh – probably because it knows exactly what it is...
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Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) to Give Away $25,000 on “12 Days of The Phone Show”

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November 30, 2011
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) - The Phone Show

By Demian Russian Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will launch “12 Days of The Phone Show,” a twelve-day special series on its Raw Dog Comedy (Sirius and XM channel 99). This special series will begin on Thursday, December 1st at 1:00 pm ET. Every weekday between Thursday, December 1st and Wednesday, December 14th...
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‘Fast Five’ Movie Tops Box Office and…

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May 6, 2011
Fast Five - movie

…Memphis Car Audio is probably laughing all the way to the bank as it is a product “partner” for the movie. Fast Five is the fifth movie in the Fast and Furious series of car tuner/racing/Vin Diesel flicks. And while some of the films tanked, Fast Five became a smash hit at the box office...
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Ridley Scott to Direct the ‘Alien’ Prequel ‘Prometheus’

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January 15, 2011
Ridley Scott to Direct the ‘Alien’ Prequel ‘Prometheus’

20th Century Fox announced that ‘Prometheus’ is in the pipeline and will star Swedish award winning actress Noomi Rapace. The Alien prequel is slated for a March 9th, 2012 release. Ridley Scott will direct the sci-fi epic. According to Deadline, what began as a concept for a prequel to Alien has morphed into something...
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