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Hailee Steinfeld: Future Katniss Everdeen?

A bit of background: Some of you may know that many Power Animals are fans of Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games (THG) trilogy. In a nutshell, THG is an epic, sci-fi YA series about a 16-year-old girl named Katniss Everdeen who lives in Panem (a post-apocalyptic United States) and is forced by the totalitarian Panem(…)

Olly Moss

I’m really feeling Olly Moss‘ pared down posters for movies, shows and video games. They are so clever and simple, and his attention to detail is inspiring! I love the way the way defining elements from each world create the facial features of the character…the two moons of Tatooine for C3PO’s eyes, the Cloud City(…)

Get to Meow Meow Now!

I literally can’t contain myself and am clapping and stomping my feet with glee. My good friend just informed me that the super fabulous Meow Meow is back in town for a short two-show stint. If you’ve never seen her perform, or if you’ve never heard of her (for shame!), DO NOT pass up this(…)

We’ll Miss You, Pete Postlethwaite

Yesterday the world lost British actor Pete Postlethwaite to cancer.  He played big roles in three movies I’ve watched many times over the years: In the Name of the Father, The Usual Suspects, and Romeo + Juliet.  In all of those movies his character added something special.  I’m not sure if it was his unusual(…)

Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert

was. epic. Ok well, I didn’t exactly get to see it in person.  But, Nicole and I did go to a sold out showing of the concert movie at an enormous theater in Times Square.  It was one of many sold out one-night-only special concert showings of the concert (you know those “fathom events” that(…)