Is ‘Man of Steel’ a Red State Movie or a Blue State Movie?

My friend Jen Chaney and I don’t see eye to eye on everything. She’s tinged blueish. I’m a nice rosy red. So it was fun when we got together to talk about Man of Steel. [Read more…]

Review: ‘Great Gatsby’ Still Beats On Against the Current

I’m not sure I understood the book until I saw this movie. Yeah. I said that. [Read more…]

Did Baz Lurhrmann Ruin Gatsby? (Audio Review with Jen Chaney)

Jen Chaney and Rebecca Cusey discuss whether Leonardo DiCaprio is better than Robert Redford, if Baz Luhrmann was Luhrmanny enough, and whether our neighbors would want to see the film. [Read more…]

Rebecca as ‘Karma Girl’ on the Arch Campbell Show

All you need is a mask and a blanket. And duct tape. And maybe a pair of tights. And a batmobile. No..wait..just a mask and a blanket. [Read more…]

Interview: Director Joe Carnahan on God and spirituality in thriller “The Grey”

I think it’s the contradictions that exist in all of us at times in reference to God or to spirituality or to religion in general. There’s a duality of a guy calling on God: ‘Where are you when I need you?’ and then at the same time ‘God helps those who help themselves.’ [Read more…]