Author Archives: ilmozart

About ilmozart

Pop culture addict. Reading enthusiast. Music lover. Occasional believer in the city of Atlantis.

In which I review Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby

Have you seen Moulin Rouge? Did you like it? Do you want to see it on the big screen again? If you answered “yes” to these questions, then by all means, go see The Great Gatsby. However, if a “no” … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dr. Tobias Fünke’s Audition Reel

Actor, analrapist, Blue Man, Tobias Fünke has done it all. Now, thanks to Vulture, we have his audition reel for Ron Howard. It’s pretty much exactly what you would expect from Tobias, but my favorite grace notes include his obvious attempt … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s here! The Arrested Development Trailer

Final Countdown The stair-car Kitty Unlimited juice This return of this show is going to be off the hook! While I have been very guarded in my enthusiasm for the return of Arrested Development, this trailer has me as happy … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Room 237 – The Shining Conspiracies

The first thought I had about Room 237 was “Wow, these people have a lot of time on their hands.” My second thought was “Wow, these people are INTENSE.” My third thought was “I kinda admire them in all their … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Doctor Walks 500 Miles

How did I know about this video sooner? Seriously…how?? I love The Doctor, I love the song “500 Miles”, I love watching people pretend to walk… This video was made at the end of 10’s reign. Matt Smith, I do … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

After Earth and the Directorial Twist

Watch this… Now, watch this… Did you see it? Or rather, not see it? Both movies have the same director, but a very very different marketing strategy. Clearly Hollywood is no longer banking on the box office magic of one … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boston, New York, and Memories of Attacks

This week was the second time I was in a city that was attacked. First New York, now Boston. While the two aren’t the same, I have spent a lot of today sitting in Boston and thinking about New York. New … Continue reading

Posted in Rant | Tagged , , | 3 Comments