For some reason I’m still not clear on, movie studios decided to remake Point Break last year. The original is something of a modern action classic, starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze, and tells the story of a young FBI agent who goes undercover with a group of thrill-seeking thieves with hearts of gold. It’s a silly premise, but people loved it. Why anyone believed a remake was a good idea is beyond my comprehension. Why I decided to watch it is still a mystery to me. It was on HBO Now, I was working on edits, I just wanted … Read the rest »
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This year I’ve given myself a bit of a lofty reading goal, which in hindsight was probably ill advised given how much work is going into my two scheduled releases.
Last year my goal was to read 50 books, and I managed a measley 43. THIS year, I turned up my nose at failure and DOUBLED my goal. That’s right, my goal is to read 100 books.
This time last year I’d only finished 2 or 3 books towards my goal, and so far in 2011 I’ve finished 8, with hopefully one more in before the end of the month.… Read the rest »