Busby Berkeley: Innovative Director And Musical Choreographer Of Stage And Screen

Busby Berkeley was an innovative and highly influential Director and Musical choreographer of stage and screen productions, from the early 1920s to the mid 1970s – a career that spanned more than 50 years. He was most well-known for his elaborately choreographed musical production numbers in his Hollywood movies of the 1930s.

Ernie Kovacs: Television’s Pioneer Of Visual Innovation And Comic Surrealism

Ernie Kovacs was television’s most original visual innovator and surreal comic genius, who made us see the world in a different way. He was a true artistic pioneer, who created his unique magic when the medium was just in its infancy. The pictures that Kovacs conjured along the way, have had an enormous influence on a variety of television shows, as well as individual performers and writers who followed.

Cause Celebre

Little did Mr. Warhol know how prophetic his words would be, and more importantly that he would be turning in his grave about how pathetic our definition of celebrity has come to be. Celebrity as defined in the Oxford English dictionary is: a famous person. The state of being well known. So while one can argue that the definition of celebrity has not changed, the respectability and synonyms that used to be associated with it have changed rather dramatically; namely, hero, luminary, notable, and personage.

Facts About Scooby Doo

In the mid 60’s parent groups started protesting about the Saturday cartoon – shows being too violent and the need of a child friendly program was apparent. This is where Scooby Doo stepped in order to rescue the Saturday TV situation. Scooby Doo started off as an animated TV- series as early as year 1969. The original characters were Shaggy, Fred, Velma, Daphne and last but certainly not least, Scooby Doo. They all together form the members of a gang and calls themselves “Mystery Incorporated”. However as the years went past new characters have been added to the series such as Scooby Doo’s cousin Scooby-Dum and his nephew Scrappy-Doo.

Breaking Dawn Trailer

Twilight fans are getting more and more excited because of the upcoming and hopefully not the last series of Meyer’s book. It is already announced the showing of Breaking Dawn in theaters this coming November 2011.

Krishna – The Hero Of The Hindu Epic Mahabharat

The epic Mahabharath is the greatest in the world. Plot, characterisation and presentation make it unrivaled. This is a character study of the hero.

Vanishing On 7th Street

People everywhere are disappearing without explanation as electrical power and light itself rapidly dims. A handful of survivors hole up in a bar in Detroit. Outside, shadows move about, waiting for an opportunity to finish off what’s left of humanity.

Top 20 Best Afghanistan War Documentaries

Thanks to advances in modern technology, the war in Afghanistan has been captured by journalists in quality we have never seen before in war documentaries, getting us closer to the action then ever before. I have always had trouble finding them in the past so I have made a list of my personal top 20 favorite Afghanistan war documentaries.

Naruto 530 Spoilers and Predictions

After a noticeably long absence, Naruto returns to his titular manga. It’s only a brief appearance, but it’s nice to be reminded that the main character is still kicking around. This week, we open upon Bee and Naruto as Naruto continues to train. Bee thinks that Naruto is close to figuring out the tailed beast bomb, but Naruto is having trouble concentrating because he can sense a disturbance in the force. What’s interesting here is that Naruto and Kinkaku both possess kyuubi chakra acquired at different times in the history of the kyuubi, but Naruto is able to sense that someone else is tapping into the same energy. Whether or not he figures out the source of the disturbance and learns about the war remains to be seen.

A Brilliant Journey Into the Macabre

If you are one of those who believed that there are things incorruptible by the darkness of the human soul then Black Swan is bound to change that. Imagine ballet and imagine your darkest fear. Now imagine the both of them together and you’d get an idea what to expect from Black Swan.

Thrillbillies Episode List

Thrillbillies is a popular new action-packed adventure comedy show that is made by the same people that brought you “Nitro Circus”. The show follows a few men that are self-proclaimed “Thrillbillies” or essentially hillbillies that perform adrenaline-pumping stunts for your entertainment. The group is comprised of athletes and stuntmen that test their luck as well as the laws of physics on stunts that make you shudder.

Uncensored Confession of an Independent Movie Producer

You can have a dynamite script, talented unknown actors, film director with vision, and your desire as an independent movie producer on your side, but without some kind of hook chances of finding film money will not happen. I have found myself in that position as a producer of independent entertainment. What did I do?