Scoop

FILM Focus Features Now playing in select cinemas I love the Woody Allen font. You know the one I mean? The one that he always uses for the opening credits…you know it. Anyway, it’s comforting to see that some things never change. Somewhere after “Everyone Says I Love...

Little Miss Sunshine

FILM Fox Searchlight Now playing in select cinemas When a festival darling like “Little Miss Sunshine” reaches the local cinema, there is a lot to live up to. The middle-of-the-night wheeling and dealing that takes place at Sundance is great gossip, yes, but beyond...
Sufjan Stevens: The Avalanche

Sufjan Stevens: The Avalanche

CD Asthmatic Kitty Records In shops now Sufjan Stevens’ “Illinois” was easily one of the best records of last year. When I first listened to it, each song seemed meticulously planned out and suited to its place on the album. Now I listen to...
A Scanner Darkly: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

A Scanner Darkly: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

CD Lakeshore Records In shops now When I was about ten years old, I saw Cirque du Soleil perform in Las Vegas. I was pretty blown away and decided that I must own the soundtrack in order to continually relive the magic of “Mystere” on cassette tape. The...

This is (not) JP’s review of Miami Vice

FILM Universal Pictures Opens nationwide on Friday, 28 July When I first saw the trailer for this one, I recall making a less-than-cute squidgy face and thinking: WHAT?! I’m a big fan of Michael Mann and enjoy a repeat viewing of “The Insider” or “Heat,” but this…...
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