Entertainment

  • Nintendo Game Boy Alarm Clock

    Nintendo Game Boy Alarm Clock

    Nostalgia is a funny thing. When you think about your childhood, it’s possible that you have just as many fond memories about the superficial or tactile aspects of things than you do of the things themselves (personal example: Most of my early memories about trips to Disney World are wrapped up in the trams, monorails, […]

  • “Pin-Ups: David Bowie Goes to the Movies” from TIFF

    “Pin-Ups: David Bowie Goes to the Movies” from TIFF

    The cool thing about being a David Bowie fan is that even if you’ve listened to all of his music (an impressive feat on its own), unless you’re an absolutely obsessive completist there are probably a few movies of his you haven’t seen yet. The Toronto International Film Festival, as part of its series of […]

  • Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra: An Orchestra of DJs (Video)

    Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra: An Orchestra of DJs (Video)

    70 years ago, a recording of Felix Mendelssohn’s Concerto in E minor became the first LP ever released. Now, Panasonic is paying tribute to that occasion with a new rendition of that orchestral work, this one performed by an unlikely group: The Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra. As Channel Panasonic on YouTube explains: “The world’s first ensemble performance using only […]

  • ‘Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon’ — Bruce Lee Returns in Comic Book Form

    ‘Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon’ — Bruce Lee Returns in Comic Book Form

    Back in 2016, comic book imprint Darby Pop released Bruce Lee: The Dragon Rises, a one-shot adventure starring a superheroic Bruce Lee. Now, that fictionalized Bruce is back for an upcoming new one-shot entitled Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon, sporting a cover lifting his iconic undershirt-and-nunchaku combo from Fist of Fury. As the official plot synopsis […]

  • Monty Python is Coming to Netflix

    Monty Python is Coming to Netflix

    For the first time, a giant raft of content from the archives of groundbreaking British comedy troupe Monty Python is coming to Netflix, first in the UK and then to the US later this year. For much of the shows, movies, and comedy specials included in the deal, it’s the first time they’ve been available on the […]

  • ‘Russell Crowe: The Art of Divorce’ at Sotheby’s Australia

    ‘Russell Crowe: The Art of Divorce’ at Sotheby’s Australia

    Russell Crowe has always struck me as a man who probably knows his way around a divorce. Now, he’s literally elevating it to an art, and liquidating some assets in the process. He’s selling off a bunch of stuff from his private collection in order to cover the costs of his impending divorce from Danielle Spencer, […]

  • ‘Dragon Ball Legends’ Mobile Fighting Game (Video)

    ‘Dragon Ball Legends’ Mobile Fighting Game (Video)

    It seems like pretty much every day as I trawl the internet for cultural tidbits, there’s some development in the sprawling multimedia Dragon Ball franchise. I tend to ignore most of it, since I’m one of the only 30-year-olds alive who never watched Dragon Ball or Dragon Ball Z as a kid, but in the interest of inclusion I’m bringing you […]