INDIEWATCH: Michael Cera Steps Outta The Mold In ‘Crystal Fairy’

Two things drew me to “Crystal Fairy and the Magical Cactus”: the title and Michael Cera. As with many indie movies, I didn’t know what to expect, but I was certain of two things: Cera (of “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” and “Superbad”) would have me laughing and admiring him, as usual. But that’s where…
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Actor Galifianakis’ Webby Honors Well-deserved

Zach Galifianakis, of the upcoming movie “The Hangover 2,” is leading the Webby Awards with his “60 minutes”-esque Web series, “Between Two Ferns.” It’s featured on FunnyOrDie.com, which is headed by SNL writing alum Adam McKay (writer/director of “Anchorman” and “Talladega Nights”). The Webbys celebrate Internet achievement and are presented by the International Academy of…
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Monday Mix: Michael Cera Be Jammin’

Driving to work, Guess Who’s “These Eyes” was on the radio. Whenever I hear this song, I laugh to myself thinking about Michael Cera terrified and singing upon the “insistence” of a group of drug-addled party-goers. This clip is from SUPERBAD, which isn’t a film for kids. The scene’s funny for me because it showcases…
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