A Symphony of Hope: The Haiti Project

Dan Websites

Just launched the website for A Symphony of Hope: The Haiti Project.  The brainchild of composer Christopher Lennertz, the idea was to take 25 film composers and create a symphonic work based on a traditional Haitian melody. Proceeds from sales of the resulting album will be sent to the Hands Together charity to benefit Haitian earthquake victims.  I built the site with a WordPress framework, and heavily modified a pre-existing template. The biggest challenge on the site was to connect …

Austin Powers in Goldmember

Dan Movie Reviews

Well, what can one honestly say? I mean, it’s an Austin Powers movie, so already we know what to expect. And being the third one, it’s almost sure to be self-referential. But the extent to which it was just surprised me. Also, there were some really awkward pauses for jokes, which didn’t work well – since so many of them just fell flat. That being said, I was still on the floor with a few of the gags, and the …