Author Archives: themedia

Avenue Q in Denver, CO

By themedia | March 21, 2011

Musical: Avenue Q Venue: Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, CO Date: 03-13-11 Web Site: “Sesame Street meets South Park. Raunchy. Filthy. Not for prudes.” Call it what you will but Avenue Q is one of the best and funniest Broadway Musicals out there today. Many Americans love Broadway shows for their over the [...]

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It’s not Johnny Depp’s fault that Rango kind of sucked

By themedia | March 13, 2011

Movie: Rango Production: Nickelodeon Movies Actors: Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Abigail Breslin Link: Click here For the last couple of months, every time that I’ve attended a movie I’ve always ran into the trailer for Nickelodeon’s latest animated feature film, Rango. The main draw of the film? The voice of Rango – Johnny Depp. Who [...]

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The Oscars Were a Dud This Year

By themedia | March 2, 2011

If you spent Sunday night watching the Oscars, I’m sorry you put yourself through so much pain. I would know – I was there with you watching the disaster unfold. Maybe it was the air in LA but there was something so off about the Oscars this year. It could have been the lack of [...]

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Wow, Surprising Box Office Results This Weekend

By themedia | February 27, 2011

It appears that Gnomeo and Juliet beat out two new releases featuring A-list movie stars, Owen Wilson and Nicolas Cage. Gnomeo and Juliet finally hit the number one spot at the box office after three weeks. The movie wasn’t that great to me – like many other animated movies – it tried so hard to [...]

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Hold It Against Me – Britney Spears

By themedia | February 24, 2011

Many of you would be shocked to know that I didn’t like the new Britney Spears’ video for, “Hold It Against Me.” I grew up on Britney Spears’ music. I went to every Washington DC tour date she had. I even saw her on tour with *NSync before Baby One More Time became such a [...]

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Boulder International Film Festival: Sarah’s Key

By themedia | February 22, 2011

Movie: Sarah’s Key Production: Hugo Productions Actors: Kristin Scott Thomas, Melusine Mayance Link: Click here It’s about time I attend a screening at a film festival! I was long overdue. And I feel even more encouraged to attend more in the future as I was inspired by the creative, compelling storytelling featured in the film, [...]

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Inspiration from the Ad world: Luke Sullivan

By themedia | February 11, 2011

Last night, I was able to attend the Denver Ad Club’s Outside Voices Speaker Session featuring Luke Sullivan, author of “Hey Whipple, Squeeze This.” If you’re in the ad world, you know he’s kind of a big deal. He’s the go-to source on all things copywriting. His book is considered “the guide” to the craft. [...]

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By themedia | February 10, 2011

Movie: Tangled Distributor: Disney Actors: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi Link: Click here What can I say – I’m a sucker for animated movies. I barely ever turn down the chance to see these films in theatres. After all, what’s wrong with satisfying your inner child? So this holiday season I found time to see Tangled. [...]

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Little Fockers

By themedia | January 31, 2011

Movie: Little Fockers Distributor: Universal Pictures Actors: Ben Stiller, Jessica Alba, Owen Wilson, Robert DeNiro Link: Gah – I was hoping this would be a good movie to see around the holidays with the fam. But it didn’t do it for me. The movie starts out with a health scare that leaves Jack Byrnes [...]

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Interview: Mike Park

By themedia | January 16, 2011

Artist: Mike Park Label: Asian Man Records Official Site: Click here Date: May 30, 2004 Conducted by: Jonathan Yost MF JY: I have a laundry list of questions here, so I’m just kind of going to plow through them, some I guess are staples of our magazine’s interviews. If you were a question on jeopardy, [...]

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