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  • M Machine
    Interview: The M Machine speak before invading Los Angeles and Santa Ana
    In just a short time, The M Machine have carved a pretty unique space for themselves in the modern music landscape. Mixing live vocals and visuals with synthesizers and programmed music, the San Francisco trio are hellbent on creating an...
  • Elysium
    ELYSIUM. This generation's Metropolis
    In the future, there is a beautiful and perfect world up there, some kind of paradise where people live in eternal retirement, separated from the working classes down on Earth who have to struggle with injustice, overpopulation and deceases that...
  • Alexander Luthor
    Lex Luthor: Superman’s Nemesis
    Via DC Database:“I would rather fail spectacularly than succeed minimally.” – Alexander LuthorAlexander Luthor is a power-hungry, sadistic villain whose sole ambition in life is to destroy Superman’s in order to become...
  • Metropolis
    'Metropolis' shines at Blue Line
    Roseville Arts Blue Line Gallery gets citified in their January exhibit with "Metropolis." An extensive collection of city inspired art by 31 local artists fills the West Park Gallery with a variety of "Metropolis"...
  • Fritz Lang
    The Man Behind 'Metropolis' – The top five films of Fritz Lang
    Fritz Lang has captivated audiences around the globe since 1919. Today he would have been more than a century old and it would be an applicable time to look back at some of his best motion pictures that changed the filmmaking experience.With his...
  • Metropolis
    Review: 'Metropolis'
    Osamu Tezuka’s “Metropolis” is based on the 1949 manga by Osamu Tezuka, the most influential name in manga and anime. Osamu Tezuka himself admits that the idea was based on the image of the Maria robot in the Fritz Lang classic...
  • The CW
    CW teams with 'Veronica Mars' creator to adapt British mini-series
    The CW is heading back to Metropolis, but this time, Superman will be nowhere in sight.On Tuesday, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed that The CW waspartnering with Rob Thomas, creator of “Veronica Mars” to adapt Peter Morgan’s U.K...
  • Gotye
    Gotye shows PopMontreal how to rock it
    If you haven’t heard this summer’s hit ‘Somebody’, and fell under the charm of the near-yelling lyrics, then the only question is: where have you been? At least, that is what the crowd at Metropolis yesterday would ask you....
  • Metropolis movie poster
    Classic Film Review: “Metropolis”
    Even if you have not seen the entire film Metropolis, no doubt you know about it, or have seen parts of it. Although the movie was released into theaters back in 1927, during the silent film era, the images it portrayed have forever been etched...
  • Metropolis II: The Underrated Allegiance Between Fine Art and Science Fiction
    Metropolis II: The Underrated Allegiance Between Fine Art and Science Fiction
    Like Hollywood, fine art has a love/hate relationship with classic genres, and prefers to avoid being categorized. However, the entire genre of science fiction is intrinsically linked to art history, and specifically to classic modernity: a time...
  • Remember Metropolis
    Find adventure in Wells, Nevada: A metropolis ghost town
    If you ever find yourself on the Interstate 80 going from Salt Lake City, Utah, to Nevada, or vice versa, do not miss the opportunity to stop in Wells, Nevada. Wells is a very small town, full of old buildings and very friendly people, and home to...
  • Patricia Alice Albrecht
    Pizzazz tackles Superman: Patricia Alice Albrecht at Metropolis Super Con
    Nashville's Patricia Alice Albrecht, the voice of the evil Pizzazz on the 1980s hit cartoon series "Jem and the Holograms," will be the special celebrity guest at the Metropolis Super Con in Metropolis, IL on Sat. March 10, from 10 -...
  • Metropolis
    Riverside Indie Movies: February 24-26
    Feeling up for something different this weekend? How about catching a screening of Fritz Lang’s 1927 masterpiece Metropolis? This classic German expressionist film is set in a futuristic world where cars fly and people are nothing but cogs...
  • DVDs released the week of November 15, 2011
    DVDs released the week of November 15, 2011
    Most people see that a film is out on DVD and immediately goes to the store to buy said DVD if they previously enjoyed the film at Movies 278 or Regal Cinemas Stadium 22 in Austell. Before spending your hard earned cash, read these reviews and...
  • Upstairs bay window at CityGrounds
    Rare but excellent brews at CityGrounds Coffee Bar
    A sleek take on the contemporary café, CityGrounds in Lincoln Park, situated right at Dickens and Lincoln, offers an array of local, seasonal coffees roasted by Metropolis brewed and pulled to perfection. Whether Chemex aromatics of rare, elusive...