Almost Famous

NELLIE PEARL'S "LONESOME NO MORE!" EXCLUSIVE A Conversation with Cameron Crowe Mostly About Neil Young Mike Ragogna: Cameron
Jensen makes a drug-addled character with a giant chip on his shoulder approachable, understandable, even likable. His monologues, while often humorous, each have dramatic weight and one realizes by the end that Bangs had to die in the chaos.
The film, which won the main prize at this year's Deauville Film Festival, is a character study of Bill (Wes Bentley), an insurance adjuster whose straight-arrow approach to life is shaken by what being jobless forces him to do.
Naming a movie must be hard. As a writer or director, the script or set has been your baby for days, weeks and months on
8. The Breakfast Club: "We Are Not Alone" "A brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess and a criminal" -- they have little
Karen Kilgariff is punk as fuck. In an industry of rock stars and actors constantly and consistently hiding any flaws to create a pretense of professionalism and perfection, Kilgariff takes the stage naked, highlighting her imperfections. She is a symbol of what is right about art and music and entertainment.
The acknowledgment of your own uncoolness is the only thing cool about it. If you can look at yourself and say "uncool" then you have learned something very important about the human condition, about the haves and have-nots -- and especially the unfairness of life.
The transcript, via IMDb: Lester Bangs: Aw, man. You made friends with them. See, friendship is the booze they feed you. They
In my lifetime I've experienced the untimely death of many great performing artists. But I don't think I can remember one that has personally hit me so hard as Phil Hoffman's death.
It’s a strange thing to write about a public figure who just died. I honestly don’t know why I’m writing this other than
I first noticed Philip Seymour Hoffman's work in a serious way at Sundance in 1998, when he showed up in significant roles in two different films: Next Stop Wonderland and Montana.
Paul Zara, "The Ides of March" (2011) (Photo: Collider) Scotty J., Boogie Nights (1997) (Photo: Listal) The abrupt death
It's not a big leap: "International Smile" makes direct reference to Penny Lane, the character Kate Hudson plays in Cameron
My generation gets a lot of flack for being self-involved, lazy, and socially-inept whiners, like Holden Caulfield. However, I would like to challenge the people making these claims to think about whether or not they felt certain when they made decisions that altered the rest of their lives.
Mike Ryan is senior entertainment writer for The Huffington Post. He's been listening to a lot of The Postal Service lately
The way in which Bruce Springsteen acknowledges his uncoolness is what draws his audience to him, and the fact that he is uncool is what allows his audience to connect with him.
It makes sense that the members of a band that plays songs about hard liquor and crime would, when asked a direct question, point their fingers at each other. It's also true that the Highballers are an exceptionally strong band.
While you were home popping zits, collecting baseball cards, and/or straining your hands playing X-Box, Zack Lopez and Sean Stockham were setting off to become rock stars.
In a world with nearly 7 billion people, chances are someone famous is celebrating their birthday today. And indeed: Kelly