Surf Punk on Memorial Day, What Could Be Better?

Happy Memorial Day! Happy New Music Monday! Over here at The Farsighted, we’re spending our holiday weekend roasting wienies and hitting the local pool for a swim. Hope you are enjoying yourselves and paying tribute to those in your families and circles of friends’ families that this holiday is all about. We figured you may…

Z for Zombie, A for Effort

When you are making a film this low-budget, you have to make up for it with heart and follow through. For me this is the attribute required to thread the difficult needle of “so bad it’s good” and miss the “intentionally bad because of irony” and “bad because of laziness.” possibilities. Those that hit this…

Derby, Demons, and Dinklage, Oh My!

This might be a first for me, I’m not sure – this isn’t necessarily a good movie but I really, really enjoyed it. This movie is about a Roller Derby Demon… I think? It’s not as concerned with a sensible plot as I would like, which is why I can’t even make the premise any…

Follow Friday

HIYYYYYAAAAAA doin’? Let’s start the weekend off right with a Follow Friday post! Instagram Donnie Yen Might be my new favorite martial artist on film! Can’t wait to see him in Rogue One. Each movie each transformation , my character in this new movie – well-developed physiques obtained by extensive physical training and strict exercise…

STEAMPUNK: RETROFUTURE

When watching microbudget/no-budget films, you are forced to watching through a different lens. A larger budget documentary, for example a Michael Moore or Morgan Spurlock film, has a great deal of focus on the cinematography and overall look of the film. Much low budget cinema handles this quite differently, with use of creative camera work…

I Came for the Watermelon

Watermelon Pop Tarts I don’t know if it’s the fact that pastries just are not typically melon flavored, or if the watermelon flavor is best left to colder treats. I do, however, know these Pop Tarts taste very mediocre. They aren’t bad, but they’re definitely not delicious. Generally, something is just off about them. The…

Don’t You Wish You Were The Damned?

New documentary The Damned: Don’t You Wish We Were Dead? chronicles the seminal UK punk outfit from their early years through today, with warts and all. The eccentricities of Vanian, the unique guitar sound of Captain Sensible, the years without the Captain, the post Rat Scabies years, the tumultuous relationships, their friendship with Lemmy and…

Follow Friday

Happy Friday! Today’s edition is centered around some of our favorite comic books. Enjoy! Instagram Kevin Eastman Kevin is one of the creators of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Although I was bummed by the near-death of Donatello, I still like the guy. May The Fourth Be With You #starwarsday #TMNT Www.KevinEastmanStudios.com A photo posted by…

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