I recently joined Second Hand Media, a film reviewing YouTube channel. I am working with four other awesome guys creating film reviews, commentaries, video essays, and a weekly podcast. My little slice of programming will be Pulling Focus with Ethan Hatchett, where I will discuss different films, genres, and themes in the form of a … Continue reading Pulling Focus with Ethan Hatchett
Describing, Xavier: Renegade Angel, is a little difficult. The Adult Swim show had two seasons from 2007-2009 before it was canceled, but honestly it amazing that this was a series at all. The series follows, Xavier, the "wise", "mystic" that drifts from place to place "helping" people. The show is delightfully bizarre. The animation is … Continue reading GO WATCH: Xavier: Renegade Angel
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia is one of my favorite TV shows ever. It is consistently funny and relevant every time I watch it. FilmRadar made a great video about why the show is as great as it is. Check it out!
Music videos have a bad reputation. I will agree that the majority of them are bad, but there are some that rise above. Here are my favorite music videos in no particular order: Kendrick Lamar- ELEMENT I really love the vision of this video. It is so clear and well executed. The cinematography is beautiful … Continue reading Ethan’s Favorite Music Videos
Death Note, is one of my favorite television series of all time and Netflix and Adam Wingard turned into a terrible teen movie. My short review: Don't watch it. It is a baffling waste of time. However, I did find this wonderful discussion between Adam Johnston (Your Movie Sucks) and ChaseFace on YouTube. It is a little … Continue reading Adam’s (YMS) and ChaseFace’s Death Note (2017) Review
Charlie Kaufman is my favorite screenwriter and his lecture at BAFTA is something I like to listen to periodically. I think applies to artists of any medium and contains some of the most potent universal truths about life in general. I highly recommend listening to it. What did you think of the lecture? Let me … Continue reading Kaufman Kounselling