Introduction to ‘Nightmare Detective’ from Shinya Tsukamoto

[ View Image (1024×682) ][ View Image (1280×853) ] Introduction to “Nightmare Detective” from Shinya Tsukamoto:* Note the original English language translation of this was done by Don over at one of my favorite film sites Ryuganji (www.ryuganji.net). Dreams. Another world on the flipside of reality. A world said to be filled with various meanings,…

Another Thing I Learned in Frankfurt

The official soap (both shower gel and hand soap) in Frankfurt, Germany is none other than Tricky Ricky. As such I would love to hear what you think would be the perfect theme song for this soap. For me it would go something like the Willie Dynamite theme song – “TRICKY! OHHH tricky RICK-YYY!“ 0

Another Thing I Learned in Dublin

Have you ever used a toilet and wondered… “what if, what if, what if, what if, whatif, WHATIF?… a toilet also had a super flush?” Well in Dublin and throughout most of Europe they are already ahead of you. Most all hotel toilets and some public ones you will find two flushing options. The first…

Companeros (1970) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (1024×776) ][ View Image (1280×933) ] A righteous image of Franco Nero starts off Cinema is Dope. Let the cinema exploration begin! Image Source: This image comes from an official lobbycard from the original French release. Related Links: ::: IMDb Profile 0

Another Thing I Learned in Brussels

Crosswalk lights for pedestrians do not screw around in Brussels, Belgium. They are either green or red and no inbetween. I’m so used to a yellow caution light that gives me a wink wink that the light is about to change that having only green and red really threw me off. Making it more confusing…

Another Thing I Learned in Brussels

Fantasy role playing does not mean anything kinky in Brussels, Belgium. It means dressing up as your favorite movie monster, creature, character or other and then treating audiences waiting in line as if they were in a Korn mosh pit. Of course there is also creature theatre here where people dress up in various fantasy-esque…

Pictures from Sitges

While at the 39th Sitges Film Festival I took these pictures of the surrounding town of Sitges. All my public Flickr images are available here. I hope to see everyone out at the 40th Sitges Film Festival in 2007 (www.cinemasitges.com). For those that have never attended a fest there and need some pointers I will…

Pictures from Barcelona

While at the 39th Sitges Film Festival I took these pictures of the surrounding town of Barcelona. All my public Flickr images are available here. I hope to see everyone out at the 40th Sitges Film Festival in 2007 (www.cinemasitges.com). For those that have never attended a fest there and need some pointers I will…