Monday, August 27, 2012

Mamo #267: User Interface

We return for our annual preview episode for the Toronto International Film Festival, reading the book so you don't have to. Vanguard! Contemporary World Cinema! Reel to Real! Midnight Madness! We highlight our top picks for the festival, and - somewhat inexplicably - give unsolicited functionality advice to 4 different web sites, including Row Three.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Mamo #266: Where's the Beefcake?

We mourn the passing of Tony Scott and try to track his influence on the world of film, while pondering the return of '80s beefcake with The Expendables and its brethren. Plus, the latest and greatest wrinkles in the TIFF ticket ordering process.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Mamo #265: You're Gonna Wish You'd Never Been Bourne

Total Recall and The Bourne Legacy have both underperformed at the summer box office, but are audiences sick of remakes and reboots, or just sick of crappy ones? Plus, is Ben Affleck the man for the Justice League?

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Mamo #264: The Metatextual Implications of the Queen of England Conversing with James Bond

Mamo returns to the table and makes it round, essaying such topics as the third Hobbit movie, the recent TIFF '12 announcements, Skyfall, The Dark Knight Rises, and the Star Trek: The Next Generation blu-rays. Grab a coffee and join us.