#LOOKCLOSER CAMPAIGN Now live! #LookCloser encourages fans to reveal riddles & clues planted in the film’s promo materials, under the guise that The Eye (the film’s magical secret society) has put them there to test & recruit new members. For […]
Engaged Family Games is a very promising new site to provide some guidance for parents on computer/video games. I like the approach: helping families to make the most of the time they spend with games. Take a look!
If you’ve always wanted to create a world out of Legos, here is your chance! Lego has released a massively mulitplayer online game that makes you the hero as you work with thousands of others to extinguish chaos and save […]
I’ve been hoping someone would do this — Moviefone has found 30 references to games, music, and pop culture in “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World.” Any that they missed?
Thoughts on the costumes at Comic-Con, composed as I waited in line for a panel that turned out to be full: There are those who work all year to look good in spandex and those who do not. It is […]
If you or your children are of a certain age, you will remember the computer game King’s Quest. I’m delighted that Phoenix Online Studios, the group behind the King’s Quest fan game The Silver Lining, has reached an agreement with […]
Last week, the Federal Trade Commission issued its seventh report in ten years on the marketing of violent media to children. While the movie industry is doing better at preventing children who are underage from buying tickets to R-rated films […]
As I take off for Comic-Con, I want to share my all-time favorite comedy video short. Enjoy!
Uwe Boll is now pretty much universally considered the worst movie director alive, if not the worst ever. Not only are five of his films in the IMDB’s all-time worst 100 list (a record), but Boll has inspired a petition […]
The Big Money has an interesting — and thought-provoking — slide show suggesting that the roots of the financial crisis come from the lessons we learned as children playing board games. Just look at these directions from Monopoly: Monopoly has […]