Grading Bad- Entity (2012)

Premise:  This super innovative found footage (??) mockumentary features a team of paranormal investigators who run into something they do not expect. This time with Russian experiments and psychics. What do you mean you’ve already seen this movie? No, this is a different one. Yeah, I mean. Okay, yeah. No, I’m saying this one is…

9 Things You Didn’t Know About The Fifth Element

The week after a holiday must be the worst work week there is. I’m pretty sure Labor Day has warped space and time to turn this week into molasses.  It’s only Wednesday but I’m willing to bet a significant portion of you are ready to hide in the bathroom and watch videos on your phone, so here’s Cinefix’s…

Why not some pictures?

I am too tired to write any jokes.  This is my last week of work at my current job so I have to do all sorts of stuff.  So just look at these pictures.  They all mean something and if you string it all together you are a genius.  No joke. The clues are there,…

Robin Williams: Depression is a Real Thing

Well, here we are again.  You may recall earlier this year when I posted a tribute to three of my favorite entertainers who passed away in early 2014.  In that piece, I begged 2014 to be done with taking my favorite people away, knowing that the chances of that happening were pretty slim.  Sure enough,…

Is it Friday Yet? Johnny Express Short Film

Kids, I’m sorry to tell you this, but it’s only Thursday.  Acadia will be back tomorrow with Friday 90’s, but in the meantime, enjoy this short film written, directed and animated by Kyungmin Woo. It pretty much sums up the care and concern I will be taking with work for the rest of this week. See you at intergalactic happy hour!

Not Another Vegas Movie

What is it with Hollywood and Las Vegas? Is it just me or is there a new Sin City based movie every single week? Actually I know exactly what it is; filmmakers like going to Vegas, Vegas likes them going there, and actors like to drink and gamble. The next one off the conveyor belt…

Grading Bad – An American Ghost Story (2012)

Disclaimer: An American Ghost Story is not to be confused with other “American” stories of the nightmare, horror, etc. variety. It is its own sheety thing. Premise: An author and his wife move into a reportedly haunted house in order to write about the experience. The house looks to be a very frightening mid-century ranch…