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Mike Le
Mike Le is a writer/producer in Los Angeles. He is also the creator of the Hollywood webcomic "Don't Forget To Validate Your Parking".
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Billed as an adult-themed expo that "Celebrates the sexy", the upcoming EXXXOTICA: Los Angeles is gearing up to become the nexus point for geeks and porn. This year, premiere adult entertainment company Vivid is pulling out all the stops to promote their upcoming title STAR WARS XXX: A PORN PARODY... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2011 at GeekWeek
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, Oscar-Winning writer Quentin Tarantino is suing his next door neighbor, Oscar-Winning writer Alan Ball, for, "the blood-curdling screams emitted by his exotic birds." Tarantino, the fast-talking director of PULP FICTION, KILL BILL, and INGLORIOUS BASTERDS, "claims in his lawsuit filed Thursday in L.A. County Superior... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2011 at GeekWeek
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lara Croft is back in action. The heroine of one of the biggest video games from the 1990s is once again getting the movie treatment, this time from heavyweight producer Graham King and his GK Films. GK Films has acquired the feature film rights to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2011 at GeekWeek
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Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first image of Hugo Weaving as The Red Skull in the upcoming CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER movie. An iconic Nazi villain in the Marvel Universe, The Red Skull first made his appearance in the first CAPTAIN AMERICA comic book in 1941. Although the Red... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at GeekWeek
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Sexy Darth Vadar!
Jan 11, 2011
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The sounds you hear outside of your door are the hoof-stomps of the Four Horseman, for the end of the world can only explain the release of "I'm Hot", the new single by JERSEY SHORE outcast, Angelina. Angelina Pivarnick wears the dubious title of the "love to hate" character on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2010 at GeekWeek
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Back in October, author Pat Conroy announced 20 finalists for the 2010 National Book Award in Atlanta, Georgia. The list included a previous National Book Award Winner, two former Finalists, thirteen women--the largest number of women Finalists in a single year in the Awards' history--and six books from small, independent... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2010 at GeekWeek
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It was 2 years ago when TIME magazine called Girl Talk's last effort, FEED THE ANIMALS, one of the 10 best albums of 2008. The popular mash-up artist announced on his Facebook page today that he's back with another post-modern take on the language of music with a brand new... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2010 at GeekWeek
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HUMAN CENTIPEDE inspired pumpkins!
Oct 31, 2010
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…and you may think it is a sad thing that most of my life I hated being Asian. But trust me, this is a happy piece: It is apple-green laughter in April clear skies, not the cruelest month, but still mixing memory and desire. It is the scent of home-cooked... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2010 at GeekWeek
Here's a suggestion: Go to Borders or Barnes & Noble, buy a $2 cup of coffee and sit in their cafe all day reading their graphic novels or manga. Easy and cheap!
Toggle Commented Oct 14, 2010 on Being a Geek is Friggin’ Expensive at GeekWeek
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Warner Bros. Television is developing a modern-day reboot of the classic DC comic book heroine ("Wonder Woman") and is lassoing an unlikely talent to potentially write and produce the superhero project: David E. Kelley, the showrunner behind legal dramas such as “Ally McBeal,” "Boston Legal"... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2010 at GeekWeek
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THE MISFIT OF GRAVITY Part 1 You may think this is about my journey of reading Thomas Pynchon’s novel GRAVITY’S RAINBOW. In many ways, you would be right. But this is also an apology. My apology. Because I am a liar. That’s why Mona Wilson broke up with me. I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2010 at GeekWeek
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The music video is the visual soundtrack to your life, its length and body a truncated moment of shared time between the viewer and screen as defined by a director’s eye. Whether the music video is articulating your mood or imposing its own vision upon you, it forever captures the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2010 at GeekWeek
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Cillian Murphy, one of the key players in "Inception," is in final negotiations to star with Amanda Seyfried and Justin Timberlake in Fox and New Regency's "I'm.mortal," Andrew Niccol's latest sci-fi drama. The story is set in the not-too-distant future, when the aging gene has... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2010 at GeekWeek
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Over the 4th of July weekend, tens of thousands of anime/manga fans filled up the Los Angeles Convention Century for the 2010 Anime Expo and Geekweek was there to capture all of the colorful surroundings. Lots of great highlights included a rousing screening of the GURREN LAGANN movie and a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2010 at GeekWeek
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DC announced Wonder Woman's new look recently, sending shock waves through the comic book world and has fans rabid with debate and division. Even at Deadline Hollywood, Nikki Finke has started a "Free Wonder Woman" campaign. Blogger, cosplayer, and fashion expert Denise Kuan wrote this great analysis of Wonder Woman's... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2010 at GeekWeek
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Cinema Blend is reporting that you can now order a street legal TRON light cycle for $35,000 from Parker Brothers Chopper's out of Florida, the same company that released the life-size Batpod replica from THE DARK KNIGHT. According to the article, Parker Brother's Choppers is, "Stepping up their game by... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2010 at GeekWeek
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Jun 19, 2010
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Over at Deadline, Mike Fleming posted this very funny video made by the lit department at WME (that's William Morris Endeavor to you non-Hollywood savvy folks). According to Fleming, the short was directed by Dave Green, and the Ari-esque agency head is played by Miles Fisher. The WME agents who... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2010 at GeekWeek
A-TEAM director Joe Carnahan takes no crap, even from blogger Nikki Finke. The notoriously out-spoken Carnahan was not happy about Finke's comments on the less-than-stellar box office performance of THE A-TEAM and didn't hesitate to let it be known in this video interview: Finke's only response thus far to the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2010 at GeekWeek
Mike Le is now following Cestmoihedy
Jun 17, 2010
With the success of THE KARATE KID and barely a week old at the box office, Sony has already put a sequel into motion. Perhaps the studio can find some inspiration in this parody trailer that shows us how Jackie Chan really feels about little rug-rats who think they know... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2010 at GeekWeek
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In a tale of two Franks, who knew original comic book art were recession-proof? The Los Angeles Times reported, "That was proved with two recent sales: Frank Frazetta’s original 1955 artwork for Weird Science-Fantasy No. 29 been sold in a private treaty sale for $380,000 -- a price that is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2010 at GeekWeek
STAR WARS: THE FORCE UNLEASHED II is set for an October, 2010 release. Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2010 at GeekWeek