Podcast: Birdhood and the 2015 Oscars

On this edition of the Untied Podcast, Steve dishes out his thoughts on the 2015 Oscars and the best picture selection of Birdman. You can listen to the episode by clicking on the player above, or right clicking and saving this link as an mp3. The podcast can also be found on iTunes. You can leave feedback in…

Here's a dumb best of 2014 movies thing

Biggest Surprise: Vin Diesel as GROOT I knew Guardians of the Galaxy would be a blast when I walked into the theater. What I didn’t know was just how great Groot would be. It’s a walking tree that says the same three words over and over: I AM GROOT. Groot is a more intelligent version…

12 Years Gone: 'Boyhood' is Richard Linklater's Work of a Lifetime

Richard Linklater filmed Boyhood for 12 years. 12 years. That’s an insane amount of dedication, and a risky proposition. I’ve gotten tired of projects in 12 hours, let alone 12 years. There’s an endless list of things that could go wrong. The kid could turn out to be a psycho. He could have acne flare…