The 1975 – “I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It”

Four days ago I had never heard of The 1975. I was skimming through my pile of Entertainment Weekly issues and stumbled upon a positive review for their new album "I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It." The description sounded like music I might enjoy, so I … Continue reading The 1975 – “I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It”

Weekly Round-Up: March 13-19, 2016

This past week took me forever to get through an audio commentary (aka non-chemical sleeping pills) but I got on a better roll afterwards: The Graduate (1967) - This movie is still REQUIRED, but the audio commentary by director Mike Nichols and Steven Soderbergh isn't. It felt like more of a conversation than actually discussing what … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up: March 13-19, 2016

Weekly Round-Up: March 06-12, 2016

Sorry for the slow posts! Two weeks ago, I saw: I Knew Her Well (1965) - Very strong drama following a struggling model/actress in Rome. This has been referred to as "the female La Dolce Vita," which it isn't, as its overall mood and feel is more jolting and less dreamlike and flowing. Knockout performance by lead … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up: March 06-12, 2016