According to Wikipedia (obviously the most reliable of sources) The name “Emmy” was chosen as a feminization of “immy”, a nickname used for the image orthicon tubes that were common in early television cameras. In any case this yearly award for excellence in the medium of TV was presented last night in LA and here is a full list of winners and nominees. See the list after the jump!Read More »Emmy 2010: Winners and Nominees (Losers)
Occasionally, channel surfing throws up something quite interesting. And not in the “oh I didn’t know fruit bats actually ate fruit” kind of way. This was certainly the case with Charlie Brooker’s Gameswipe, re-screened by the Beeb last week and… Read More »Gameswipe: Charlie Brooker’s done it again
As a huge Modern Family fan, which is by the way a show that just fell in my lap I had no clue what I was getting in here, however Modern Family got me hooked immediately with its sharp material… Read More »Modern Family – In The Moonlight (Do me)
Hi everyone, we have been waiting for this one for quite some time and finally this week in honor of The Expendables and Mr. Sly Stallone, all three of us went to check out the film, I mean how we… Read More »Bonus episode:Stallone Special- The Expendables!
Danny Perasa and his wife, Annie, recount their twenty-seven-year romance. As they remember their life together from their first date to Dannyâ€™s final days with terminal cancer, these remarkable Brooklynites personify the eloquence, grace, and poetry that can be found in the voices of everyday people when we take the time to listen. Check out this heartwarming animated video after the Jump!Read More »Danny & Annie: A 27 year long â€˜Love Storyâ€™
Cee Lo has been dropping awesome tracks his entire career but his profileÂ really got a boost since he started working with DJ Danger Mouse and created Gnarls Barkley. Together they dropped the massively succesfull album “ST Elsewhere”. His latest track from the forthcoming albumÂ has even more of that jazzy upbeat sound. And now 50 Cent has dropped a remix version. Check out both versions of Upodcast’s favorite track at the moment after the jump!Read More »Cee Lo Green and 50 Cent say ” F*ck You”
The classic Wu-Tang video done with the help of Lego Blocks.
Don’t think I need to explain any further, check it out after the jump!Read More »Wu-Tang Lego: Da Mystery of Chessboxin’
Fiction or not! The best free diving video of all time, simply legendary! I came across this a while back however it left one of the best impressions! Donâ€™t know what is it about this clip that spoke to me,… Read More »Guillaume Nery base jumping at Deanâ€™s Blue Hole, filmed on breath hold by Julie Gautier!
When we agreed to have a celebration week for Sridevi, the movie I instantly wanted to re-watch to see the full power of the undisputed queen of the Bollywood 80’s was the 1989 Pankaj Parashar directed Chaalbaaz. This remake of â€œSeeta aur Gheetaâ€ starred Sridevi in a double role of Anju and Manju, Sunny Deol and Rajnikanth as the male leads, a whole host of 80â€™s clichÃ©s and even a Subhai Ghai-style heavily made up troupe of villains headed up by a buck-toothed Anupam Kher wearing Nicole Kidmanâ€™s plastic nose from â€œThe Hoursâ€. Â Check out Upodcast‘s full review of this Masala Classic and why this movie as no other illustrates the power and phenomenon that is Sri Devi AKA Thunder Thighs AKA Roopi Ki Rani… Click here for more!Read More »FilmBlog: Chaalbaaz (1989)- SriDeviPalooza
Twilight be Damned! This week Upodcast goes backÂ to Sweden and tackles the Vampire movie Let the Right One In andwe discuss its forthcoming American remake “Let Me In” directed by Matt Reeves of Cloverfield fame and Chloe Moretz (Hit Girl). We have a spoiler free discussion on Chritopher Nolan’s latest masterpiece (or is it?) Inception and the latest version of The Karate Kid starring Jaden Pinkett-Smith and Jackie Chan. In Geek News we discuss Nokia‘s comeback woes, New car technology coming towards us (if your’re rich that is) and the announced line up the much awaited Avengers-movie at Comic-Con. Check out the full show after the Jump!
Check out the video after the jump if you haven’t seen it yet!
I came across this and thought everyone needs to check it out! Jackie has trained a fish in English and Chinese! Nothing left to say but, GO JACKIE!!! Awesome, no?!