Archives for July 3, 2012

Speaking of web-slingers: Here comes Brown Widow!

According to this report, an insurgence of strange, unfamiliar spiders is thrashing and humiliating the population of black widows in Southern California. … [Read more...]

Moonrise Michael

I may have turned in my review of my favorite 2012 release so far — Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom — almost a week ago, but Michael Leary, an excellent film reviewer and a friend of mind for more than a decade now, got his published online first.So row your boat on over to Filmwell, the blog that Leary and I launched in March 2009, and read his thoughtful observations on what he calls "a high point in Anderson's cinema." (My own review will be up at Good Letters on Thursday.)Leary writes … [Read more...]