Author Archives: Brandon Kirby

M. Night Shyamalan Tries to Save Career with the Power of the Smiths

Writer/director M. Night Shyamalan has recruited star Will Smith and his son, Jaden Smith, to star in his next movie.

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“Friday” Erupts Into a Legal Battle

The gloves are coming off now with those involved in Rebecca Black’s now infamous music video “Friday.” A battle over the legal rights to the song and video is underway, and it really begs the question: why are they fighting … Continue reading

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Glee’s “Born This Way” Extended Episode: Too Long to Be Good

The April 26 episode of “Glee” is rumored to be extended to 90 minutes and feature “Born This Way” as the central theme. If there’s any show in the world that does not need to be extended beyond its usual … Continue reading

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Natalie Portman’s Secret Dancing Double Causes Drama

A lot of controversy has bubbled up recently over the newly-discovered existence of a dancing double for Natalie Portman during her Oscar-winning performance in Black Swan.

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Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” Goes Country

Country music and Lady Gaga? Seemed like an impossible pairing…until now. On Friday, Lady Gaga surprised fans and tweeted about a new “The Country Road” version of her latest single “Born This Way.”  Lady Gaga helped produce the remix–which I … Continue reading

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Are We Ready for Another Sex and the City?

We may have another “Sex and the City” on our hands with HBO’s new series “Girls” which was picked up from newcomer Lena Dunham. This group of single girlfriends living in New York is, though, as Deadline notes, a younger … Continue reading

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The Hobbit Finally Starts Filming

Middle Earth fans, rejoice! Filming for Peter Jackson’s highly anticipated The Hobbit has finally started.

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Adjustment Bureau Gives Anthony Mackie the Limelight He Deserves

He doesn’t yet have a name that can easily be recognized within a cast list, but Anthony Mackie is definitely someone people should start looking out for. He’s slowly building himself with an on-the-rise profile as great supporting players in … Continue reading

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Rebecca Black’s “Friday”–Mockable and Terrible, but also Smart?

Rebecca Black’s song and music video, “Friday,” was released earlier this week and has gone absolutely viral within the past few days. It’s a trending topic on Twitter, it’s steadily gaining momentum on iTunes and it has been parodied, covered … Continue reading

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Full Length Super 8 Trailer Premieres

Although we got a sneak peak from its Super Bowl TV spot, the full length trailer for J.J. Abrams’  Super 8 was released last Friday, giving us a clearer picture of what his new movie’s going to be all about.

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