The Best and Worst Movies of the 2019 SXSW Film Festival

Well folks, the scooters have been cleared, the venues have been hosed, and SXSW has come to a close. On Friday, your humble correspondent shared a few thoughts on the festival’s non-fiction offerings; here are my impressions on the best and worst of the rest. (Jason Bailey / Flavorwire) TEEVEE SXSW was one of the […]

The Best and Worst Documentaries of the 2019 SXSW Film Festival

AUSTIN, TX: The 33rd annual SXSW Conference and Festivals is winding down this weekend — as is the 26th edition of the SXSW Film Festival, which your correspondent was lucky enough to spend the past week or so covering. I made an effort to split my viewing, as equally as possible, between the festival’s fiction […]

Barbra Streisand tickets: UK FESTIVAL date at British Summer Time Hyde Park – How to book

Yes, you heard that right. Barbra actual Streisand will perform at British Summer Time in July, presented by Barclaycard. She was a star long before most stars were born and remains one of the greatest icons in popular entertainment. The music legend will close BST and tickets go on sale next week. This is an incredibly […]

The Best and Worst Movies of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

The Sundance Film Festival closed up shop yesterday, ending 11 days of premieres, competition, and deal-making — and leaving festival-goers and critics to contemplate the independent, foreign, and documentary films that will likely dominate those landscapes for the months to come. Your film editor was among them, and I came away with a strange sense […]

After $200,000 was raised for the Fyre Festival caterer who never got paid, a new GoFundMe is trying to repay the construction workers who were stiffed

Netflix In Netflix’s new documentary about Fyre Festival, it was revealed that the festival creators never paid a significant number of workers.  First a GoFundMe page raised over $ 200,000 for caterer Maryann Rolle. Now another page is trying to crowd source $ 400,000 for the local day laborers who worked overtime to build out […]

You Can Now Visit the World’s Largest Ice and Snow Festival

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Voices from the 20th Mumbai Film Festival: #MeToo, Affordable Art and 5 Great Films

The Mumbai Film Festival began as a modest affair, though with the sponsorship of Fox’s Star network and telecom giant Reliance Jio in recent years, it’s exploded into a prestigious destination for cinema the world over. This year, the festival’s 20th, saw both premieres of Indian art-house films as well as arrivals of various 2018 […]

Destiny 2 Weekly Reset time, Forsaken news and Festival of the Lost for PS4 and Xbox

The Destiny 2 Weekly Reset time is set for tomorrow, October 30, and will wipe clean all player progress from select PS4, Xbox and PC events. This will be the seventh reset since the Forsaken expansion went live, and means Guardians have a limited amount of time to finish their most recent activities. Bungie will […]