Independent Film Director John Sayles in the ’80s

John Sayles is one of the best and most influential independent filmmakers alive, but availability of his films seems to have waned in recent...

Weird Comics: The Flaming Carrot, a Woman in a Fish Tank, and the Wankathon

Thanks to the huge success of film adaptations, there's no longer the stigma associated with being a comic book nerd that existed just 25...

Enya Cassettes for Stress Relief

My first exposure to Enya was through commercials for Pure Moods CDs. A brief clip of her singing, "Sail away, sail away, sail away…"...

Terrence Malick’s Emergence in New Hollywood

I've been slowly working my way through Terrence Malick's films and have seen the first three now, thanks to a sale on the Criterion...