Articles tagged dan byrd

CIFF 2010: ‘Norman’ (Jonathan Segal, 2010)

Charismatic up-and-coming actor Dan Byrd (Easy A, Cougar Town) brings a bit of grace and humor to the titular character in Norman, a tale of a depressed teenager who feigns stomach cancer while privately battling other demons.

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Dan Byrd got real-life preparation for ‘Aliens in America’ role

At 21 actor Dan Byrd has already assembled a stack of rules about what he does for a living. He should. He’s been acting since

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1 Oct 2007 // 1:00 AM

Aliens in America

Aliens in America critiques U.S. disciplining of differences of all sorts, despite the usual trumpeting of a dedication to "multiculturalism" and "diversity."

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18 Jul 2006 // 11:00 PM

The Hills Have Eyes (2006)

"The idea was to try to make the most real survival possible," says director Alexandre Aja, "Even if you're dealing with radioactive cannibal mutants."

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9 Mar 2006 // 10:00 PM

The Hills Have Eyes (2006)

It's bad to be stranded in the desert. Especially when you're surrounded by flesh-eating human mutants.

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15 Jul 2004 // 12:00 AM

A Cinderella Story (2004)

This updated Cinderella is named Sam, wears pink high tops, and spends her off-hours exchanging anonymous emails with her Prince Charming-to-be.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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