I typically don’t put a lot of stock in New Year’s resolutions as I find they rarely share in the same success rate as everyday goals and/or plans. That being said the last time I made a New Year’s resolution was two years ago and come this week that will mean I’ve gone two years [...]

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Christmas is a time for giving, sharing and most of all family. For my wife and I it was also a time for doing squat-all with our day, which was the greatest gift of all. We found ourselves a) together in the same space for more than 15 minutes and b) happy doing nothing from [...]

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A colleague of mine recently lamented as to the reasons why the so-called vinyl resurgence was not but a myth and how high res music files and such were the answer to the music industry’s woes, not outdated formats. While he made some very strong arguments against the aging format (vinyl), I can’t say that [...]

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OLED has been the stuff of legend around the trade show circuit these past few years. The thinner than thin, bright as the sun, beauties have been coming soon for well over two years, with 2012 marking the year where fantasy was to meet reality. Well, 2012 is pretty much over and, it seems, so [...]

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I am deeply saddened by the news coming out of Newtown, Connecticut today and wish to extend my deepest, most heartfelt condolences to the entire community -especially those directly impacted by today’s horrible events. There are no words that I can offer that will strip away the pain, anger, confusion and other emotions the people [...]

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The other day a fellow filmmaker friend of mine tweeted an article, I believe, from The Hollywood Reporter about the release of the new Hobbit movie. Some of you may already be aware but part of the “buzz” (or controversy) surrounding the Hobbit is due to it being shot in a higher frame rate, in [...]

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One of the things that bugs me most about Hollywood -at least from a distribution standpoint -is how utterly wasteful it has become. The other day I purchased The Dark Knight Rises on Blu-ray disc from a local retailer and once I got past the cardboard sleeve and standard Blu-ray jewel case I was treated [...]

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2012 has flown by in what feels like an instant. Before I let too much of December get away from me I thought it would be a good idea to give all of you a few updates. For starters, my regularly scheduled YouTube video series, The Home Cinema Experience, is going to go on break [...]

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Over the Thanksgiving holiday my wife and I traveled to Texas to spend time with her family, mainly her parents. Upon our arrival my wife’s mother took me into their living room and explained to me that they were thinking of getting a new TV and were curious what I would recommend. I get asked [...]

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In this episode I go over some HDTV basics including what to look for, what to look out for and how to best go about deciding which HDTV is ultimately right for you and your home. I talk about THX certification as well as which so-called “features” to ignore when shopping for a new HDTV. [...]

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Today my family -okay my wife and our five dogs -received word that an Iams commercial Andrea did with our Irish Wolfhound ‘Monster’ was chosen as their next national TV spot. Apparently it has already begun airing across the country as we have received several messages from friends and family letting us know that they’ve [...]

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Filmography

 April Showers (2009)

Genre: Drama
Studio: WarnerVOD
Written/Directed by: Andrew Robinson
Produced by: Jenna Edwards, April Wade
Starring: Kelly Blatz, Daryl Sabara, Janel Parrish, Ellen Woglom, Illeana Douglas and Tom Arnold