Just what the heck is ‘Veronica Mars,’ anyway?

The Internet buzz about the Kickstarter-funded Veronica Mars movie has no doubt left plenty of people scratching their heads. Perhaps you too have asked, what the hell is Veronica Mars? Here's a brief intro (or refresher) for anyone who hasn't binge-watched in anticipation of the movie. Read more [...]

Cinematic duds and disappointments of 2013, or the Netflix queue from hell

Or, when bad films happen to good actors. In a year that offered so many rewarding movies, no one should squander precious time on these: Read more [...]

‘Veronica Mars’ and the brave new world (perhaps) of crowdsourced film financing

Fans kicked in 2 million bucks and counting to finance a Veronica Mars movie. Could this become a new model for getting features made? We put up the money while Warner Bros. protects its bottom line — are we just helping the studio shift some inventory? Read more [...]