It's a life of tiny shards, make it pretty.Meat, rice, vegetables, fish, sugar, spice.Everything and nothing is nice.The culmination inside another wistful dream.Compartmentalized for a fleeting moment.Consumed like fire in a pit.Corrugated cardboard container.Sectioned off and in manageable pieces.Been ready to walk the road for years.Should have turned left at…
- Dirty Computer
- Crazy, Classic, Life
- Take a Byte
- Django Jane
- Electric Lady
- Prime Time / Purple Rain musical breakdown
- I Like That
- Don’t Judge Me
- Make Me Feel / I Got the Feelin’ musical breakdown
- I Got the Juice
- Cold War
- So Afraid
What compelled me to watch the movie at CineVegas was Imagining Dante in Vegas: “Saint John of Las Vegas” Director Hue Rhodes. Having read Dante’s Inferno in-depth for Medieval English Lit, I was excited to see a modern-day interpretation of it on film.
For an indie film, a lot of familiar stars were in it: Steve Buscemi played the lead, John Alighieri. John is an ex-gambler and Las Vegas native who – down on his last bit of luck – makes a conscious decision to get away. He moves to Albuquerque, New Mexico as far as his tank of gas would take him to start a new life.Continue reading →
- Rating: PG-13
- Category: Drama
- Summary: Louise Ellison’s past plays a role in her future.
- Timeline: sometime after 4.9.
- Disclaimer: Hell on Wheels belongs to its owners, made-ups belong to me.
I like to think of it as a post-modern film noir set in Tokyo, around two sisters named Eri and Mari.
The story follows how their lives connect to each other, an old friend, an abused Chinese prostitute and the keepers of a “love hotel” that found her that way, and the abuser of the Chinese prostitute, all in the course of one night.Continue reading →
I had been whinging at my best friend for a few weeks that I needed a road trip to clear my head. Visalia’s less than six hours away from Vegas, so I figured I’d get out of my routine and go to a junk show on Sunday. I booked a cheap but decent room (less than $100) for one night, down the street from the show. I decided to leave on Saturday morning.Continue reading →