Archives for December 11, 2007

“Don’t Do Anything” on February 26

Here's the news to make all Sam Phillips fans look forward to the new year... Nonesuch Records will also release a new Sam Phillips album called Don't Do Anything on February 26, even if you have it marked down as January 29. This is a new direction for Sam as she produces the album herself and moves into a more rock element than previous works have shown. Thanks to Jim Bricker for the link! … [Read more...]

Mr. Lazarescu is Dead

You might have seen The Death of Mr. Lazarescu, one of the most unforgettable films I saw last year. It follows the last hours of an old man who needs urgent medical care. … [Read more...]

Waitress (2007)

Fans of Firefly and Serenity, don’t despair. The charismatic Nathan Fillion may have a bright big-screen future ahead of him.In Waitress, Fillion is fantastic as Dr. Pomatter, the amorous doctor who comes to the rescue when a pregnant and perturbed young beauty named Jenna, played by Keri Russell, finds herself in a nightmare marriage.But there’s a problem. Both Jenna and her good doctor are married — Jenna to a hard-hearted, self-absorbed monster called Earl (Jeremy Sisto), and Pomatter … [Read more...]