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DregNog Video Advent Calendar, Day #1: Deck the halls with endless nightmares
Ho ho ho! Greetings, boys and girls. My name is Infinite Santa, and I am visiting you from the year 8000. My world isn't as...
Infinite Santa 8000
| December 06, 2010
Getting a stern lecture on political decorum from the likes of me would be similar to being scolded by Hannibal Lecter for indulging in cannibalism. Both reprimands would carry a strong odor of hypocrisy.
| September 24, 2010
Punisher: War Zone
As former commando turned Cosa Nostra terminator Frank Castle, Ray Stevenson is pretty much what you'd expect — all business.
Punishment level high
| December 11, 2008
Food for thought
The Edgewood section of Cranston may not be known as a hip-hop hotbed, but that neighborhood raised a razor-sharp emcee named Romen Rok.
Romen Rok stays hungry
| September 10, 2008
Here comes trouble
There’s nothing like a brouhaha to make art feel relevant. And the Boston art scene has just been blessed by two.
Street art pisses off neighbors, meat pisses off PETA
| July 15, 2008
Voices in his head
Even Jon Stewart can do Dubya. But John Roarke also does a good Al Gore, a very good Bill Clinton, and an uncanny Woody Allen.
John Roarke's multiple personalities
| September 18, 2007
Maneaters: A history
Sometimes the most ferocious maneater looks like an ordinary rabbit… and sometimes it looks just like you covered in a flesh-gobbling pus!
A list of the beasts -- real and imagined -- that feast on human flesh
| August 02, 2007
It’s manipulative artifice for sure, but the stacked aces make it a rapt jury-rigging.
Inspired, even if preposterous
| April 25, 2007
The 100 unsexiest men 2007: 80-71
| April 12, 2007
Worst in breed: Television
Who are the unsexiest TV men of 2007?
The 100 Unsexiest men of 2007
| April 12, 2007
If you’ve seen any previous Hannibal Lecter movie, or read the Thomas Harris books, you can probably pencil your own sordid tale of how the cannibalistic serial killer came to be. Watch the trailer for Hannibal Rising (QuickTime)
Game, but lacking in relish
| February 14, 2007
In its third year, Veronica Mars , late of UPN, joins the new CW network as the most critically praised show on its roster.
Veronica Mars and 30 Rock go to the head of the class
| December 12, 2006
Ryan Landry takes a holiday hatchet to The Silence of the Lambs in his latest outing for the Gold Dust Orphans, serving up Kris Kringle with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.
Ryan Landry’s Silent Night of the Lambs
| December 05, 2006
Crossword: 'Gas station'
Silent but deadly
| October 04, 2006
Scots Wha Hae
Scottish actor Brian Cox is an ace at playing villains.
The career of Brian Cox
| August 03, 2006
Flashbacks: February 10, 2006
These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Chris Brook and Jessica McConnell.
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966.
| February 09, 2006
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