The Music Never Stopped

Variation on a Theme: An Interview with J.K. Simmons | 25 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

J.K. Simmons's most visible credit to date is the scenery-chomping role as J. Jonah Jameson in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy. But in The Music Never Stopped, (now out on DVD) a deeply rewarding film about music therapy, family, and the Summer of Love generation, Simmons shines in his first lead film role as the uptight father of an amnesiac hippie.


The Complexities of Memory and Music in 'The Music Never Stopped' | 11 Sep 2011 // 3:58 PM

A fascinating story about the complexities of memory and music, as well as a story about a father and son relating to each other, with both misperceptions and understanding, through music.

'The Music Never Stopped' Is a Sincere Little Drama | 22 Aug 2011 // 3:58 PM

A time when squares listened to Annette Funicello, and hippies went braless and thought they could make sense out of the lyrics to "I Am The Walrus".

//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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