Back in January, a somewhat painstaking dissection of Ice Cube’s “It Was a Good Day” was performed, revealing that Ice Cube’s good day in question was January 20, 1992. Later, a counterpoint was attempted, showing the day to be November 30, 1988. Then, through his publicist, Ice Cube released the statement, “Nice try.”
Well, on Sunday I sat down with Ice Cube — in the midst of promoting “21 Jump Street”… Continue reading Ice Cube's 'Good Day': '21 Jump Street' Star Reveals Origins Of Rap Single
Cable On DemandCable offers VOD programming (same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pre-theatrical exclusives) for rent, usually for 24- or 48-hour periods at prices from about $ 2.99 for older titles to $ 9.99 for new or exclusive releases. Since cable offers a direct connection from your cable provider, its VOD offerings are usually less prone to outside interference and can be streamed with surround sound and 3D when available.
Paul… Continue reading The VOD Report: 'Our Idiot Brother,' 'Another Earth,' 'One Day,' 'The Devil's Double' and the Pre-Theatrical Title 'Angels Crest'
What is it about the end of the world that brings out the cannibals? The Day seems set in the same exact universe as Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, with five survivors traveling on foot through a gray, dreary, post-apocalyptic America in search of food and shelter. It’s not a carbon copy of that book (or its cinematic adaptation), but director Douglas Aarniokoski is more than willing to eagerly set… Continue reading 'The Day' FF Review: Interesting Characters Trapped in a Familiar Apocalypse
It may always go down as one of the sillier summer blockbusters, but when Independence Day landed in theaters back in 1996 over the July 4th holiday weekend, there was no denying that my teenage self fell hard for the alien invasion flick. Maybe it had more to do with our heightened level of patriotism that weekend than anything else, but when Bill Pullman ( as President Thomas J. Whitmore) launched… Continue reading Watch What Happens When One Man Brings Bill Pullman's 'Independence Day' Speech to NYC on Independence Day