Not all cameos are equally coveted: A good cameo creates an undeniable rush (I know that person!) that widens the eyes and forces the viewer to blurt out the musician's name when he or she appears on the big screen, like Anthony Kiedis in Point Break. An even better cameo, in which the musician is c ... More >>
Think the videocassette is dead? Think again. On Wednesday, November 6, the Found Footage Festival makes its way to the Mad Art Gallery (2727 S. 12th Street). Hosts Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher have scavenged the country's thrift shops and garage sales for the best -- and worst -- of VHS culture, ... More >>
Advertising products they'd never endorse in the United States, American celebrities have always looked to Japan for extra income. Which is a shame, because Americans would have loved to have seen a post-prison James Brown shilling Cup o' Noodles in 1991.
Snake Plissken: You know this guy's statue would be a major tourist draw.So, the other day we here at Daily RFT discovered that Detroit is getting a statue of RoboCop, based on the 1987 film about a half-cyborg, half-human police officer fighting for justice in a futuristic version of the Motor C ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 14. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.