Posts tagged "documentaries"

Documentary “Starsuckers” Shows It’s Amazingly Easy To Plant Bogus Celebrity Stories In Newspapers

I love a good documentary and this one, “Starsuckers,” looks especially stellar. It looks at our culture’s growing obsession with celebrity—how newspapers and stations have drifted towards celebrity journalism…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 21, 2009 - 11:10 am

Jump Aboard The Michael Moore Bandwagon, Err, Gondola

Michael Moore tops my list of favorite documentary filmmakers I wouldn’t want to snog but would totally marry. I love a juicy oversimplification applied by the left, and nobody…

Jessica Goldberg | September 12, 2009 - 7:00 pm

No Impact Woman

Last night, I saw a preview screening of “No Impact Man,” the documentary about Colin Beavan. Chances are you know him as the guy who gave up everything from toilet…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 12, 2009 - 3:00 pm

“The Day Before” Gets Us Excited For Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week officially begins this Thursday. Right now designers are probably scurrying around, creating last-minute dresses, hiring models to walk the runway, and making final hair,…

Catherine Strawn | September 8, 2009 - 6:40 pm

“Good Hair” Documentary Looks Promising

We were really intrigued by “Good Hair,” Chris Rock’s documentary that explores the idea of “good hair” in black culture, when it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival

Annika Harris | August 4, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Britney Spears Saved My Life!

Did you ever think that Britney Spears could save anybody’s life? Not so much, unless we’re talking about deflecting a bullet with a swinging umbrella or walking barefoot…

Justine Fields | July 23, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Life Is, Like, SO Hard For Beautiful People

There’s a 2-minute documentary worth checking out on the Sundance Channel’s website called “Not Pretty, Really.” The short film is part of a series called “The Art of

Wendy Atterberry | July 17, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Coming To Theaters This Summer: Food

Don’t want to go the whole blow-‘em-up blockbuster movie route this summer? That makes two of us. Well, word on the street is that there’s a bumper crop of new…

Nina Carbone | June 12, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Will A Documentary Save Amy Winehouse’s Career?

Amy Winehouse is trying to save her career, and she’s not resorting to posing nude for a magazine, having a baby, or starting a clothing line. According to People, celebrity…

Catherine Strawn | May 21, 2009 - 12:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Porn On TV, Pregnancy, And Dr. Drew

One of Sweden’s state-run TV channels will be airing a trio of porn-tastic documentaries next week: “Inside Deep Throat,” “Ron Jeremy, Porn Star,” and “PopWhore.” A very educational evening, indeed.

Catherine Strawn | September 23, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Monday Quickies!

Mike Myers is gay? Also, who will go see The Love Guru with Amelia? [Gawker]
If you haven’t seen it already, check out the documentary Girls Rock. [Cool Hunting]

The Frisky | June 23, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Panda Mating In BBC Documentary

The BBC and Chinese state television collaborated on a documentary showing giant pandas’ courtship in the wild, and it just might be the first time such images will appear on…

Catherine Strawn | June 9, 2008 - 3:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Geriatric Sex, Bromances, And Small Brains

Sex Over Sixty, a new four-and-a-half-hour documentary, delves into topics like how type 2 diabetes is a leading cause of sexual dysfunction in men and what loss of estrogen does…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Sex In Movies

If you’re planning on staying home this weekend to lounge around in your pajamas and watch a DVD, track down a copy of Power and Passion: The Technology of Orgasm,…

Catherine Strawn | February 7, 2008 - 12:45 pm
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