It’s John C. Reilly’s birthday, and we’re celebrating by taking a look at his diverse career. Happy birthday, John!
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Today is Jerry Seinfeld’s birthday. Among other things (umm, Bee Movie), he is known for starring in THE GREATEST SITCOM EVER MADE. It’s a testament to its greatness that I don’t have a favorite episode — I have 13 favorite episodes. Here they are, in no particular order. Except alphabetical. Read More
Last month, while attending a screening of a new 35mm print of Big Trouble in Little China (such an excellent movie) at Alamo Drafthouse (The Greatest Movie Theater Ever), my friends and I got on the topic of ranking Quentin Tarantino’s movies.
The same group of guys had all seen Inglourious Basterds together in the theater, and we were trying to decide where it fit in the Tarantino Hierarchy of Awesomeness.
Turns out it’s pretty hard to do. I’m a big Tarantino fan, and I really like all of his movies. Deciding which movie is “better” than another is tough. But since QT turned 48 earlier this week, now seemed like a good time to dig deep and make it happen. Epic poems shall one day be written about this feat! Read More
Stephen Sondheim isn’t just any musical writer and composer. In addition to his Emmys and Tonys (the most for any composer) he’s got a Lifetime Tony award as well as a Pulitzer Prize. In honor of his 81st birthday, I’m going to make some recommendations on some of my favorite examples of his work. West Side Story is probably one of his better known and Gypsy probably has one of the best known songs, “Everything’s Coming Up Roses.” Read More
Gary Oldman is a badass. And in honor of his birthday, we’ve documented his most badass roles.
Having been rushed to the hospital in early February, Elizabeth Taylor remains there today, recovering from symptoms of heart failure. Though doctors say she’s progressing, it’s not the most ideal setting for a birthday celebration. We wish her a speedy recovery and a very happy birthday. Let’s honor her on this special day by recognizing some of her greatest accomplishments: Read More
If you’ve been reading the tabloids lately, or watching the news, or listening to Howard Stern, you’d know that Camille and Kelsey Grammer have just gone though a rather bitter divorce. Camille’s using the spotlight to reveal intimate details of her marriage. Kelsey’s using every opportunity to be pictured in the midst of handsy PDA sessions with his 29-year-old fiancée Kayte Walsh. We get it: You guys are so over. Kelsey’s moved on so much that he has plans to marry by the end of this month. Read More