Rock-related duds are basis for marathon Rockpocalypse night
Bruce Bartoo loves movies and rock music. So when the man behind the annual science-fiction and horror-movie marathons at the Drexel Theatre came upon four terrible movies about rock music, he knew what he had to do: put on a show. During “Rockpocalypse,” scheduled from dusk Saturday to dawn Sunday, Bartoo will screen four breathtakingly bad films.
Cinema verite documentarian Robert Drew dies at 90
Filmmaker Robert Drew, a pioneer of the modern documentary who in "Primary" and other movies mastered the intimate, spontaneous style known as cinema verite and schooled a generation of influential directors that included D.A. Pennebaker and Albert Maysles, has died at age 90.
The Movies Tell Us: How To Get Our Ass to Mars
This month, NASA tweeted a great bite of optimism about the future of space exploration: “1st humans to step on Mars are alive today.” The statement was followed by a link to what they’re calling the “Next Giant Leap,” a loose plan compiling ...
Hulu Unlocks Free Access to TV Shows, Movies on Android Apps
Hulu updated its app for Android smartphones and tablets Thursday to allow access to select TV shows and movies for free, a move designed to drive users to sign up for the monthly subscription service. Episodes of shows now available for free from Hulu on ...