Monthly Archives: May 2013

Now You See Me – The Monocle

Directed by: Louis Leterrier Written by: Ed Solomon & Boaz Yakin & Edward Ricourt Released: May 31st, 2013 Theatre watched at: AMC Burbank, Burbank   Sometimes in the sea of sameness a rock floats to the surface. It breaks the fluidic facade of the likeness that you have lately taken for granted, and so it […]

Fast & Furious 6 – The Monocle

Directed by: Justin Lin Written by: Chris Morgan Released: May 24th, 2013 Theatre watched at: Edwards Cinemas Spectrum, Irvine   Deep story? No! Intelligent dialogue? Nu uh! Physics?! F*CK IT! This is Fast and Furious, baby! I’m talking fast cars, kick ass woman, testosterone like it’s a family sized dish at Buca di Beppo, with […]

Arrested Development at UC Irvine

Ever heard of a Zotgasm? I don’t think I have before last night, but I think many UC Irvine students and alumni may have all just experienced one if they are fans of http://www.viagragenericoes24.com/tratamiento-para-la-impotencia the reincarnated hit show Arrested Development. With its long awaited fourth season release on Netflix early Sunday Morning May 26th, 2013 […]

DSLR to RED: Smoothing the Transition

So you’ve mastered the 5dMKii, which brought life to your video career or hobby. Now you’re ready to take it to the next level with RED Digital Cinema. The Scarlet and Epic will be the key to your next set of glory days, as RED’s flagship model the RED One has become more of a […]

Star Trek Into Darkness – The Monocle

Directed by: J.J. Abrams Written by: Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman & Damon Lindelof Released: May 16th, 2013 Theatre watched at: AMC Universal City Walk, Los Angeles   Alright, I’m going to start this one off fairly oddly only because there apparently exists a stagnant thought in the cosmos that has just now reached my […]

On directing Ink

I wasn’t really sure anymore if I still wanted to direct films.  It’s strange to say this as I’ve always been someone who knew exactly what I wanted to do –  be a film director.  My friends spent their high school and college years figuring out what they wanted to do as a career.  I […]

Matt and Rebecca – Surprise Proposal Performance!

  A couple weekends ago we had the privilege of shooting a surprise proposal performance by one of our herd, Matt Cheah. We collaborated with him closely to get the shots that he wanted as he performed a dance for his soon-to-be fiancée at the beautiful Heritage Park in Irvine. Matt put all the footage together […]

The Monocle – Iron Man 3

Directed by: Shane Black Written by: Shane Black & Drew Pearce Released: May 3rd, 2013 Theatre watched at: AMC Universal City Walk, Los Angeles   Phase 2 has officially begun! I’d like to take a moment to applaud Marvel Studios, whatever the true balance of luck and pure creativity may have been, for having such […]

Midnights with Adam at LA Asian Pacific Film Festival

May 8th, 2013 – A classy night in the heart of Koreatown, Los Angeles, California was the premiere of Midnights with Adam at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. With the Cinematography by resident Classy Deer, Andrew Ng (myself), a few other members of the herd also joined the celebrations.

On the set of our new film Ink

This past weekend we started production on Classy Deer’s new short film Ink. It’s tremendously exciting to see this great story by Jen Silverman come to life through the magnificent performances by Josiah Thibodeau, Lyndsey Lantz, Emily Felt, Beverly Jaret, Harwood Gordon, and Dennis Lavalle.