Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2009 | 4 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Someone, the same old suspects show up on this list - cheesy horror films, goofy gross out comedies, and the occasional certified WTF title. Lucky for us, 2009 was no different when it came to culpable schlock.

Part One: September | 7 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM

Our spread starts off with a collection of cast-offs, creative risks, and the contractually obligated releases. While there may be a substantial helping of something entertaining during this hefty four-week first course, don't be put off by such a portion size. To paraphrase an old saying, too many mediocre movies can definitely spoil the season-ing.


Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs | 17 Sep 2009 // 11:30 PM

While the plotting runs on autopilot, with a few parent-friendly references to disaster movies of the past, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs also taps repeatedly into appealingly childish fantasies.


Sidekicks Rule! | 8 Nov 2010 // 7:00 AM

Ten examples of cinematic 'second bananas', the glue that holds most superhero/genre efforts together.


Why can't Hollywood clear its 'Cloudy' vision? | 24 Sep 2009 // 11:26 PM

Hollywood can do many things well, but it can't do small. It's not geared for small. It's afraid of small. It distrusts small. In particular

//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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