Los Bitchos are an LSD-laced sugar cube melting in your mouth. The London-based four-piece make tripped-out 70s-inspired cumbia that sounds like it belongs in the 1966 Czech film Daisies—Věra Chytilová’s new-wave masterpiece, banned in part for a scene where two teenage girls have a food fight. “Wasting food,” the authorities said, which was really a […]
Chicago rapper Monster Mike takes on the porpoise police
Monster Mike’s new video, by local crew New Trash, may be your only chance to see a rapper duel a cetacean with katanas.
Spike Lee brings the blaxploitation classic Ganja & Hess back from the grave
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus pays tribute to the 70s chiller.
The case of the missing missing reel
As celluloid projection becomes a thing of the past, it’s increasingly rare to watch a movie out of order in the theater.
Weekend viewing: The Black Godfather
Doc Films screens The Black Godfather
The trashy brilliance of Trailer War
Yes, it’s just two hours of low-budget movie trailers—but it’s incredible
Bhopal bests Bilbo, and the rest of this week’s movies
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Blaze of gory
The better half of Grindhouse might not be the one you’d expect.
Bumped and ground
Only in release a week, already Grindhouse has been written off as a failure. Will producer Harvey Weinstein ever live it down?