The Berkeley Beacon

Monday, May 25, 2015

Remembering Jason Segel

Berkeley Beacon: Did any particular breakup inspire you to write the movie? Jason Segel: I have...

Sugar plays it sweet and sassy

Playing April 18 and 19 at the Boston University Dance Theater (off the St. Paul stop on Buick...

Snow screams at Prom: Every corsage has its thorn

Alfred Hitchcock was the master of suspense, a god of film that directors and audiences alike...

Get your fix of social commentary

As the fourth season draws to a close, "Intervention" has delivered above and beyond the...

Emerson enters in dialogue with historic martyrs

Anne Frank died at Bergen-Belsen, a Nazi concentration camp, in early March, 1945. She was 15...

Black Opium lights up stage

Black Fortress of Opium recently released their self-titled debut album and is a deceptively...

Lez Rock #039;n#039; Roll

A Led Zeppelin cover band from New York City has finally added something to the performance of...

Chaos suffers from chemical imbalance

Chaos Theory is not as scientific as it sounds, unless you are referring to the formulaic plot of...

Frogacs does monster mashups

In the eyes of the Internet generation, a "mashup" is defined as a work which recombines and...

IFF Birth

The Independent Film Festival of Boston is like a child prodigy. Only five years since its birth,...

Vonnegut in Retrospect: Son reads at Brattle

Although he is no longer with us, author Kurt Vonnegut's words still echo through this...

Pierce#039;s film signals no Stop to failed Iraq flicks

Told from three returning soldiers' points of view, Stop-Loss hones in on the lives of what we...

Tag this: Three perspectives from street level

The East Gallery of the ICA seems in conflict with itself, its pristine white walls juxtaposed...

Young performers save film from The Ruins

Nominated for the adaptation of his own novel, A Simple Plan, Scott Smith's newest script is...

Sweets from Sweden

A song on Jens Lekman's 2007 release Night Falls Over Kortedala entitled "Your Arms Around Me"...