Steve McQueen

Weekly movie trailer roundup: Steve McQueen's SHAME is almost here!!!

Weekly movie trailer roundup: Steve McQueen's SHAME is almost here!!!

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“I’m essentially quite happy, but, for some reason, I have done a lot of stuff that is dark. I don’t know why that is and I don’t question it. I don’t really think you have a choice where you go as an artist.” So says Steve McQueen, the Turner prize-winning artist cum prize-winning director (his stunning 2008 film HUNGER won no less than 33 awards). Now his follow up feature, SHAME, which swept the Venice Film Festival awards and garnered high praise well in advance of its upcoming wide release is set to hit theaters on December 2nd. That’s less than one month away (!!!), and since I missed it at NYFF I have my calendar marked – literally. I’m one of those people who get really excited for a movie and try to read as little about it as possible until after I’ve seen it and formed my own opinions. It’s been kinda tough with SHAME because everyone is already raving about it, and with what looks like another unrelenting performance from Michael Fasssbender as well as from cinema’s darling Carey Mulligan, reviews and commentary are freaking everywhere. I also cant’ wait to watch it because then I…

Steve McQueen's motorcycle license

Steve McQueen's motorcycle license

I can’t find too much information on this “international motorcycle license,” an artifact that once belonged to Steve McQueen. I think Steve was a mutant with the ability to always be cool and photogenic. If you have more details on this let me know! Also, check out the living room of his home in California.

The Beauty of the Rockefeller Drug Laws and Planning My Redneck Roadtrip

The Beauty of the Rockefeller Drug Laws and Planning My Redneck Roadtrip

Can’t wait to end up in Pigeon Forge — home to Dollywood! Oho — big news on Sullivan this week… the Goonies were busted BIG TIME! Tuesday night the cops swarmed in, blocked off Sullivan and Prince and went to town on the Goonies. The dealers were all up against the wall (very Law &…