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Sundance Film Festival 2018 Kicks Off In Wake Of #MeToo Movement and Hollywood Purge

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The 2018 Sundance Film Festival kicked off yesterday in Park City, Utah, at the Sundance Mountain Resort. Every year the festival plays host to an impressive array of independent films, both foreign and domestic, and has featured such successful films as Blood Simple, Hoosiers, Reservoir Dogs, Clerks, Memento, 28 Days Later, SuperSize Me, Boyhood, and more recent notables like Dope, Mudbound, and Wind River (just to name a few!). Sundance not only presents feature-length films but also shorts and documentaries, and presents awards in such categories as acting, cinematography, screenwriting, directing, and short-filmmaking. The 2018 celebration will showcase 110 feature-length films from 29 countries; 47 of those films come from first-time filmmakers, out of a pool of 13,468 total submissions, including features, shorts, and documentaries. Some of this years more anticipated entries include Juliet Naked, Wildlife, Heart Beats Loud, The Catcher Was a Spy, and documentaries like Akicita: The Battle of Standing Rock, and Our New President. The 2018 celebration, however, comes at the helm of the whirlwind that was 2017. Continue reading

New Adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘It’ Is Making History In Film and Political Arenas

Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Irma. Stephen King’s It. As if the brute force of nature isn’t enough to unite Americans in these tumultuous political times, Stephen King’s It might just have done the trick. King, an ardent opposer to Donald Trump, has been in a Twitter-war with the President ever since his infamous 2016 presidential campaign and subsequent election. To quote the author’s own Twitter account, “Trump is no leader. He has 2 default positions: “Not my fault” (it’s China’s) or “not my job” (DACA). What a bitter joke he is!” The feud has gone so far as to cause Trump to block King on Twitter. It also prompted Trump supporters to call for a boycott of director Andy Muschietti’s new adaptation of King’s 1000+ page horror novel, It, about a demon that terrorizes children in a small town in Maine by taking the form of a fiendish clown. The call was made via Reddit, so one might think there was a pretty good chance of a successful boycott. There wasn’t. Continue reading

Rio – Trying To Be Human (Album Trailer)


The kid Rio is preparing to drop his upcoming album entitled “Trying To Be Human” and today we have the trailer for said album. The project will feature the likes of Sam Trump, Cody DeCamry and NVS just to name a few. Check out the visual above and make sure to stay tuned for more from Rio.

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@Rio_Hln

Sam Trump – “Plays The Uke”

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Last night the MADE family attended Cody DeCamry’s show at Sub-T and was incredibly impressed by one of the special guests. Sam Trump stood at the mic stand with a ukulele in hand and killed his short appearance on stage. Commanding the crowd with a laid back and soulful sound, Sam made instant fans of us; make sure to check out his latest EP below and stay tuned for more.

GoILL.NET Presents: Cody DeCamry Live @ Sub T

Cody DeCamry

Location: 2011 W. North Ave, Chicago

The homie Cody DeCamry will be performing at the Sub-T Lounge on Wednesday, July 31st. The good people at GoILL.NET are bringing the show together, Cody will be joined by Sam Trump, Denmark w/ Store Front Church and a few more special guests. This one’s 21+ and the door is only $5 so if you’re of age and looking for a good time, make sure to come on down to the Sub-T Lounge on the 31st.