#NBFF20: ‘Who Killed Lt. Van Dorn?’
Apr 29th '19

#NBFF20: ‘Who Killed Lt. Van Dorn?’

Celebrating its 20th year, the Newport Beach Film Festival highlights films from every corner of the world in a week-long showcase. We’re highlighting some of the festival’s most noteworthy features, documentaries, and more. “I am a United States Naval Aircrewman. My country has built me the finest aircraft known to man. They have entrusted me to […]

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On the Hometown Horror of ‘The Act’

On the Hometown Horror of ‘The Act’

Hulu’s latest drama, The Act, recounts a riveting true crime story, one of the most bizarre and terrifying in recent history. It makes me squirm, but not for the reason you might think. I just can’t objectively evaluate this show. Don’t get me wrong—there’s plenty to like. The performances are top-notch (Patricia Arquette brings her A-game, and […]

What I’m Streaming: Underdogs

What I’m Streaming: Underdogs

Netflix isn’t exactly a savant when it comes to recommendations. “Like Beerfest, the dick and fart comedy about competitive chugging? Try The Passion of the Christ, Mel Gibson’s soul-crushing recreation of the Crucifixion!” Hard pass. In What I’m Streaming, we’ll save you from the algorithm and bring back that human touch. Think of us like a video […]

Newport Beach Film Festival Roundup

Newport Beach Film Festival Roundup

The Newport Beach Film Festival just wrapped its 19th annual cinema celebration. It’s Orange County’s biggest film event of the year, bringing over 350 films to over 50,000 viewers. We had a chance to attend the week-long showcase and pick out some of our favorites. Here are the films you need to look out for: […]

Hollywould: Marvel, #MeToo, and Murder

Hollywould: Marvel, #MeToo, and Murder

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry— we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: Choose Your Own Adventure with Fox Fox […]

What I’m Streaming: Documentaries

What I’m Streaming: Documentaries

It’s a familiar scenario: you’re looking for something new to watch, but all of Netflix’s selections are hot garbage. “Did you like Pulp Fiction? Then you’ll love Grease 2!” Nuh-uh. Nope. But fear not. We’re here to help. In What I’m Streaming, we’ll give you the rundown on what you should be watching. For our […]

Uncovering the Mystery of Modern Rock n’ Roll

Uncovering the Mystery of Modern Rock n’ Roll

Rock n’ roll is fueled by the power of mystique. The greatest musicians from the past 50 years used mystery as a way of creating energy and hype amongst their fan bases. From Bob Dylan to Radiohead, the power of privacy and uncertainty is a reliable tool in growing popularity and credibility. Dylan described this […]