Tag Archives: hollywood

Must Listen: Hollywood in the age of anti-communism


I have extolled the virtues of You Must Remember This, one of the very best podcasts in production today, in this blog before. In its current season, YMRT host/writer/producer Karina Longworth visits Hollywood in the House Un-American Activities Committee + McCarthyism eras. Of the many, many subjects, occasions and phenomena Longworth touches upon is this chilling […]

“Noah” is not “biblically accurate”

A lot of people, who I am positive are very well versed in the original text of the bible before it got translated all of those times over the past several millennia, are angry with Hollywood because “Noah” is not “biblically accurate.” Regardless of it’s so-called biblical accuracy, if you are willing to boycott a […]

Photographer Dennis McGrath discusses skateboarding, the adult film industry, and Lennie Kirk


I interviewed photographer Dennis McGrath back in February of 2013. I met him at his home in Highland Park, where we talked about his career as a skateboard photographer and a documentary examination of the adult film industry. When we connected he was working on putting together a book about former pro-skateboarder Lennie Kirk. McGrath […]