The Beach

Remembering Things

‘The Beach’ Soundtrack Was a Balearic Masterpiece

On its 18th birthday, we look at how the film’s soundtrack of chill-out and techno blurs the coastline between Utopia and Dystopia.
Kyle MacNeill
2.9.18
Travel

Photos from the Real Life Version of 'The Beach'

Photographer Rebecca Rütten discovered a hidden backpacker's paradise—only this one has less heavily armed pot farmers and more pigs on the beach.
Rebecca Rütten, Words: Lukas Kammer
6.2.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Some Fucking Genius Has Recreated Adele's "Hello" Using Hundreds of Movie Clips

There's something weirdly powerful about seeing Johnny Depp as Hunter S Thompson, bellowing "Can you hear me?" over her solemn chords.
Noisey Staff
12.4.15
Art

Vivienne Westwood's Tank, Anish Kapoor Gets Sued, & #KanyeForPresident: Last Week in Art

Plus, the "biggest week for galleries" questions Chelsea's monocracy of New York's exhibition scene.
Sami Emory
9.14.15
Premieres

Stream The Frightnrs' EP 'Inna Lovers Quarrel' and Forget About Everything Bad in Your Life

Somebody grab a six-pack, because we're going to the beach.
Eric Sundermann
8.27.15
video

The Process | Snarkitecture's Indoor Beach Ball Pit

The Beach is the kind of summer getaway where you “splash” about in a 10,000 square-foot ball pit.
The Creators Project
7.30.15
Art

Finally, a Museum-Sized Ball Pit You Can Swim In

Nearly one million white balls fill the halls of the National Building Museum in Snarkitecture's 'The Beach.'
Nathaniel Ainley
7.7.15
Film

We Talked to Filmmaker Alex Garland About His New Film ‘Ex Machina’

The author of the novel "The Beach" and the screenplays for "28 Days Later" and "Sunshine" directed a bleak new movie about technology, consciousness, and sex.
Joseph Walsh
1.16.15
Premieres

Danglo's "Forget You" Is Here to Soothe Your Sunburned Ears

Let's never stop talking about the beach.
Sarina Bloodgood
7.7.14
Premieres

Embrace the Glory of Summer in the She's New Video for "Dream Girl"

It's also trippy as hell.
Noisey Staff
4.28.14
videos

Femme En Fourrure - "The Beach"

Take a Wiccan walk through the woods with these spooky visuals from Femme En Fourrure.
Elissa Stolman
1.10.14