The Karate Kid

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Live: Bon Iver and Frank Ocean Are Trying to Break Your Heart

    Better Than: Seeing either of these guys in a festival setting, which seems to be the only way you're going to these days. Last night Fader magazine and Vitamin Water's collaborative Uncapped tour series hosted their grand finale at the Lower East Side's Angel Orensanz Center. The performers were b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Live: Philip Glass Shows Off His Influence At ISSUE Project Room

    Philip Glass w/Nate Wooley, Antoine Silverman, and Stephin Merritt ISSUE Project Room Wednesday, June 13 Better than: The sound of one hand clapping. Philip Glass spoke briefly. It was to be expected from a minimalist so staunch that he chooses not to identify himself with the movement he helped d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Barack Obama's White House Correspondents' Dinner Speech Runs Wild, Namechecks ODB

    ​On Friday, we talked about how BeyoncĂ©'s participation in Michelle Obama's "Let's Move" program showed how the Obamas were interested in including a wider (and younger-skewing) swath of culture in official political life. On Saturday, President Obama's speech to the White House Correspondent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    Movies Should Not Be Allowed To Go Over Two Hours

    ​In fact, that should be prohibited by law! After the two hour mark, even the greatest triumph of cinema (save for Gone With The Wind) begins to grate on your nerves like a party date who won't shut up. I mean, did The Karate Kid really have to weigh in at 2 hours and freakin' 20 minutes?

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    This Week, in the Voice: The Andrew Cuomo-Shelly Silver Donkey Show

    ​How many Democrats does it take to make a donkey show? In this week's cover story, Village Voice columnist Wayne Barrett takes account of the opposition New York gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo will actually have to face: Shelly Silver, and the rest of our state's old-school democrats.

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    Kill Your Television Week Inspires Family Bonding, '90s Nostalgia, the DTs

    ​It's National TV Turn Off Week, which means, folks, time to shut down those boob tubes and spend some quality time watching Netflix on your laptop. Or playing with your new iPad. Or listening to the family's favorite tunes on personalized coordinated iPod Nanos. No, but seriously...

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2010

    Hollywood is Up To Its Old Recycling Tricks Again

    ​I went to the cineplex to see a remake last night and got treated to trailers for a whole other bunch of remakes. Hollywood is clearly repeating more than a cheap burrito. There was a trailer for another Karate Kid, this time with Jackie Chan serving the chop socky and chop suey.

  • Film

    November 27, 2007
  • Film

    August 28, 2007

    Test My Balls of Fury

    Answer all correctly and win a Def Leppard album

  • Film

    August 21, 2007

    Put Your Paddle to the Metal

    Take the Balls of Fury quiz and win a Def Leppard album!

  • Film

    May 13, 2003

    Too Sprung to Die

    Ko Girls, Paddle Battles, and Talking Guns

  • Music

    November 26, 2002
  • Film

    November 9, 1999