Brian Miller

Double Negative/Universal PicturesPegg (at right) attempts to give Paul some driving lessons.The

Double Negative/Universal PicturesPegg (at right) attempts to give Paul some driving lessons.The Dinner: Burger, shake, and fries at Dick's (111 N.E. 45th St.).The Movie: Paul… Continue reading

The Fussy Eye: Lupine Tendencies

The Fussy Eye: Lupine Tendencies

What's your spirit animal?

The Fussy Eye: Lupine Tendencies

Samuel Goldwyn FilmsGugino explains the birds and the bees.The Dinner: Massaman Beef

Samuel Goldwyn FilmsGugino explains the birds and the bees.The Dinner: Massaman Beef Curry at Tup Tim Thai (18 W. Mercer St.).The Movie: Elektra Luxx at… Continue reading

The Fussy Eye: Raining Indoors

The Fussy Eye: Raining Indoors

The aesthetics of weather.

The Fussy Eye: Raining Indoors
Hasn't she seen Nicolas Cage in The Wicker Man? Those bees are dangerous!

Queen of the Sun: Why Are All the Bees Dying?

Isn't it about time we gave Michael Pollan his own food-and-health TV channel? Seriously, he's in every food documentary out there: Food Fight, Food, Inc. . . . and… Continue reading

Hasn't she seen Nicolas Cage in The Wicker Man? Those bees are dangerous!
The Fussy Eye: Gimme Shelter

The Fussy Eye: Gimme Shelter

Camouflage without a target.

The Fussy Eye: Gimme Shelter
Shadyac wants us to make do with less.

I Am: The Year’s Best-Funded New Age Vanity Doc

If you're going to see one New Age vanity documentary this year, it might as well be the best-funded New Age vanity documentary of the… Continue reading

Shadyac wants us to make do with less.
As 619 Western prepares to empty . . .

Inscape: Good Foundations

As one artists' studio building is threatened in Pioneer Square, another rises in the ID.

As 619 Western prepares to empty . . .
Haynes: all about tools and branding.

Luke Haynes: The Artist Takes Over the Gallery

When Howard House closed last summer, the gallery seemed destined to remain dark for months, a forlorn reminder of Pioneer Square's problems for all who… Continue reading

Haynes: all about tools and branding.
The Fussy Eye: Under the Lake

The Fussy Eye: Under the Lake

Images of an enduring Idaho town.

The Fussy Eye: Under the Lake
The Fussy Eye: Naked Light

The Fussy Eye: Naked Light

Looking at light sources.

The Fussy Eye: Naked Light

Patti Perret/CBS FilmsStatham blows stuff up real good.The Dinner: Chicken teriyaki at

Patti Perret/CBS FilmsStatham blows stuff up real good.The Dinner: Chicken teriyaki at Yummy Teriyaki (622 First Ave. N.).The Movie: The Mechanic at Pacific Place (600… Continue reading

Weary survivors Sheen and Broadbent.

Another Year: Mike Leigh’s Study of a Happy Marriage

Some wrongheaded critics have called the happily- and long-married couple at the center of Mike Leigh's new seriocomedy "smug," which is to miss the point… Continue reading

Weary survivors Sheen and Broadbent.
Margareth Madè as the village beauty and seamstress.

Baaria: 50 Years of Village Life in Sicily

There's a lot of Sicilian history in this episodic opus from Giuseppe Tornatore (whose Cinema Paradiso you either love or loathe). Three generations of the… Continue reading

Margareth Madè as the village beauty and seamstress.
The Fussy Eye: Lost in the Movies, Lost at the Movies

The Fussy Eye: Lost in the Movies, Lost at the Movies

The Frye turns into a multiplex.

The Fussy Eye: Lost in the Movies, Lost at the Movies
Eisenberg (right) as the mogul who betrays his deputy (Andrew Garfield).

The Social Network: A Movie About a Website That Distracts You From Watching Movies

Why would a couple of over-40 dudes, director David Fincher and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, make a movie about something they don't even use? The generational… Continue reading

Eisenberg (right) as the mogul who betrays his deputy (Andrew Garfield).
Juan Andrés Stoll as silent seeker.

Hiroshima: It’s Awfully Quiet Down in Uruguay

Wait, weren't we promised an atomic blast? Where's our explosion, our fallout, our mushroom cloud? The nuclear suspense of the title is hardly supported in… Continue reading

Juan Andrés Stoll as silent seeker.
The Fussy Eye: Smiles per Gallon

The Fussy Eye: Smiles per Gallon

Please deface the Hummer!

The Fussy Eye: Smiles per Gallon

Dorff cruises aimlessly in his Ferrari F430.Merrick Morton/Focus FeaturesThe Dinner: bacon cheeseburger

Dorff cruises aimlessly in his Ferrari F430.Merrick Morton/Focus FeaturesThe Dinner: bacon cheeseburger and fries at Kidd Valley (531 Queen Anne Ave. N.).The Movie: Somewhere at… Continue reading

The Fussy Eye: The Origin of Species

The Fussy Eye: The Origin of Species

Maki Tamura's wallpaper exotica.

The Fussy Eye: The Origin of Species