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Review: Ice Age: Continental Drift
Perhaps you've seen "Scrat's Continental Crack-Up," the animated short that debuted theatrically a year and a half ago featuring the sabre-toothed squirrel causing a prehistoric tectonic cataclysm as a result of his pursuit of an elusive acorn.
It's all been done
| July 13, 2012
Review: The Pirates! Band of Misfits
Peter Lord, animator behind claymation staples Wallace & Gromit and Chicken Run , directs this very British, very dry romp on the high seas during the time when Britannia did indeed rule the waves.
Dry romp on the high seas
| April 27, 2012
The battle over internet piracy
The Internet is angry. Perhaps you've heard.
Rhode Island's congresional delegation splits over the issue burning up the netroots
| January 20, 2012
The dinosaurs of the entertainment world ( i.e. , Hollywood movie studios and national music companies) have joined with the Business Software Alliance (which represents tech giants such as Apple, Microsoft, and Intel) to sponsor an insidious piece of l
Old-media corporate giants seek censorship through a web-based blacklist. Plus, #occupy brutality, and D.C. deadlock.
| November 25, 2011
Taylor Lautner plays characters with mysterious origins and makes them boring.
Beautiful but boring
| September 30, 2011
The dashing pirate of Providence
Casey Dorman of Providence was walking to work on the stone wharfs of Rockport, Massachusetts one day this summer when he crossed paths with Johnny Depp, fresh off another box-office conquest as Captain Jack Sparrow in the latest of the Pirates of the
| September 02, 2011
Fish Stick Pirate Theatre
No fish were harmed in the making of this drama.
| June 03, 2011
Arrrgh! It's "National Talk Like a Pirate Day!"
Today be nationwide "Talk Like a Seafarin' hearty Tide." A tide when sea dogs an' land lubbers from yer mailman t' yer pervy neighbor Bob...
| September 19, 2010
Review: Step Up 3D
The third installment of the urban dance series takes one step forward and three back.
Pass the Dramamine
| August 13, 2010
Okay, so Dead Cats Dead Rats are not actually from Boston.
Dead Cats Dead Rats dig out of the 'burbs
| June 04, 2010
King Richard's Faire '09: Fun, but for a tidy sum
This past weekend marked the opening of King Richard’s Faire in Carver, MA. Most Renaissance faires can only dream of what King Richard’s has achieved:...
| September 08, 2009
Would everyone please go running out of your house screaming in utter hysteria right now.
Overreacting in the USA. Plus, EDC = DOA, OK + RI, and a Rush to judgment
PHILLIPE AND JORGE
| May 01, 2009
Ballspuck: Where's the hate?
I think Portland sports fans should get their hate on. And who should we hate? The answer is easy and plausible: we should hate Manchester, New Hampshire.
Say it with me: Manchester totally sucks!
| April 24, 2009
Grand Theft Auto IV hits the internet, Microsoft investigating
So a pirated copy of the PAL (Australia, New Zealand, and the EU) version of Grand Theft Auto IV - in part, the subject of...
| April 24, 2008
Plunder, pillage, and profit
When Napster, invented by a Northeastern freshman, threw the music industry into chaos in 1999, Steve Jobs didn’t panic. He saw an opportunity.
A provocative new book suggests big business could learn from piracy and youth culture
| January 16, 2008
OiNK shut down!
Hot on the heels of the news that TV Links UK was shut down over the weekend comes word that OiNK, the torrent site on...
| October 23, 2007
X it out
It starts with x .
Let Proof equal love
| October 10, 2007
Everybody say, ‘Arragh’
Each of these books bears a tongue-in-cheekily arcane subtitle.
Two excellent books about pirates
| September 12, 2007
The National’s new vessel turns out to be a pirate ship.
Boxer | Beggars Banquet
| June 19, 2007
Hell is other sequels
At first, At World’s End doesn’t seem to differ much from the world outside.
Pirates 3 offers buried treasures
| May 23, 2007
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