Toward the end of the film Dragonslayer, main character Josh "Skreech" Sandoval - a superb practitioner of the SoCal, slacker-skater-dude lifestyle - describes his ideal world: Things are pretty much the same, but everyone is frozen.
Moon Dust is a soon-to-be released, feature-length film directed by Scott Reeder. Set 100 years in the future, it tells the odd, compelling, and heartbreaking story of a failing luxury hotel located on the moon.
Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure Hugo leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, among them best picture and the latest director honor for the Oscar-winning filmmaker.Also nominated for best picture Tuesday: the silent film The Artist; the family drama The Descendants;
The recent Bertrand Goldberg retrospective was a great opportunity to get re-acquainted with a familiar and fantastic part of Chicago's skyline - Marina City. My favorite part was this companion exhibit - nothing like a museum-sanctioned snoop around someone else's living space!
Filmmaker, actor and writer Crispin Glover was in Chicago for screenings of two of his films: It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine! and What Is It? The screenings are part of a multimedia presentation and performance in which he will also perform live readings from his books.