Brittany Murphy

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2014

    The 10 Best Heavy Metal Movies

    Heavy metal music's influence on our modern culture can't be denied. This time, instead of focusing on songs, albums, or the bands themselves, we decided to change the perspective a bit, and instead delve into world of cinema. There are tons of documentaries about heavy metal music and culture, from ... More >>

  • Music

    September 22, 2011

    Bush Is Back

    Anaheim's most famous son-in-law, Gavin Rossdale, explains himself, then plays a homecoming show, kind of

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2009

    Today in Music News: Brittany Murphy, Amy Winehouse and Radiohead

    Brittany Murphy--the sweet, chunky nerd in Clueless, the streetwise hottie in 8 Mile and, as a dabbling musician, the singer on the club hit "Faster Kill Pussycat" with Paul Oakenfold--is dead at age 32. Yeah, lots of talk about drugs. Twitter-addict Ashton Kutcher and others tweeting about death ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Five All Time Greatest Food Movies

    As I finally deleted Ramen Girl from my Netflix "Watch Instantly" queue last night (CLICK HERE for my earlier review of the film), it made me think about better films about food. So here's a list of five of what I consider the best food movies ever made. Be warned, there be spoilers and mouthwater ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2009

    "The Ramen Girl" on DVD and Streaming on Netflix

    Remember this film? As many predicted, it never saw the light of a movie projector here in the states.  Its destiny seemed to always be the dusty part of your local Blockbuster DVD rack. But as I found out last week, it is also now simultaneously available to watch in streaming video on Netflix ... More >>

  • News

    April 16, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    "The Ramen Girl" Starring Brittany Murphy To Open This Japan

    As I mentioned in my review of Ajisen Ramen, Tampopo is one of my all time favorite movies.  Now there's news that another movie about ramen -- called The Ramen Girl -- will be opening this week in Japan, but only in Japan.What's the movie about?  Well you could read the synopsis courtesy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2007

    LYT's Film Pick(s) of the Weekend 12-7-07

    If you're a horror fan, see TIMBER FALLS this weekend. If you aren't, it won't be the one that wins you over. Call it The West Virginia Switchblade-Sickle Massacre. When a young couple (Edward Burns wannabe Josh Randall and Brittany Murphy wannabe Brianna Brown) go on a hike in a state park, they ta ... More >>

  • Film

    June 28, 2007

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the week: Lost in La Mancha

  • Film

    June 14, 2007

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the Week: The Graduate

  • Film

    March 22, 2007

    Death Becomes Her

    The Dead Girl writer-director Karen Moncrieff knows her way around a dead body

  • Film

    February 1, 2007

    Now Playing

    Alpha Dog, Borat, Casino Royale

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Dance of the Penguin

    That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it

  • Film

    April 10, 2003

    Cavalcade of Creeps

    Spun is all its cranked up to be

  • Film

    January 23, 2003

    There's Something About Marry

    Oh, and your cat's dead

  • Film

    October 4, 2001

    Male Malfeasance

    Dont Say a Word, plus Hearts in Atlantis