By now most of us have heard about the passing of one of the beloved actors in recent memory, Leonard Nimoy. Why was he so beloved? It wasn’t because of dozens of Oscar nominated roles or a career that was defined by playing of different and diverse characters. It was because of the one role… Read More What Makes Spock So Enduring?
Just a few nights ago we might have seen our last episode of the onetime very successful “Sleepy Hollow” television series. All of us fans are still waiting, holding our breaths, and hoping that there will be another season. I absolutely loved the first season, in all of its cleverness, ridiculousness, stupidity, and sheer sense… Read More Sleepy Hollow Season 2 (2014) TV Review “A Sloppy Sometimes Fun Sophomoric Effort”
Only a few days now and the much anticipated third season of “House of Cards” gets its release on Netflix. By the time the second season of “House of Cards” came around Netflix was already continuing to dominate the TV scene with not only the release of the first season of “House of Cards” but… Read More House of Cards Season 2 (2014) TV Review “The Cards Still Hold Strong In An Amazing Second Season”
To start off this article, I love the Oscars. I know many people have a problem with the Academy Awards but for all its flaws, in my eyes, it’s the best system of awards in the entertainment industry. That be said I have some qualms every once in a while with the show. Like any… Read More Oscar Host Trouble????
Like them or hate them, the Academy Awards is one of the biggest times of the year for film fans, and stars alike. For weeks now we’ve been speculating who is going to win and take home the trophies. A few of the awards are going to be close (Best Picture, and Best Director for… Read More The 87th Annual Academy Awards- Oscar Picks
I’ve had a strange relationship with this movie. On one hand I’ve defended the book’s story and how it’s has great potential to not just make a good film but a great film. On the other hand I’ve also (like so many other people) criticized the book for its god awful writing and storytelling style. … Read More Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) Movie Review “It Isn’t Good Enough to Explore All the Different Shades”
This cartoon age (on TV) have been dominated by four shows, “The Simpsons”, “Family Guy”, “South Park” and “Spongebob”. It’s kind of odd that this era of cartoons have been defined by three adult shows and one children’s one. These cartoons were mega-hits in their own right. In a weird way filling the void of… Read More The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015) Movie Review
It’s sort of surprising how many time travel movies we’ve been getting in the past couple of weeks. We’ve had the very well made (but not widely seen) “Predestination”. Then we have this movie, “Project Almanac” , and very shortly we will have “Hot Tub Time Machine 2”. The best part is all these films… Read More Project Almanac (2015) Movie Review “Enjoyable but Just Misses It’s Mark”
Only people that are “Matrix” fans would get my snarky pun up at the title of this review. Judging from the box office, probably the only people that went to see this film are “Matrix” fans. Eventually though the Wachowski siblings are going to have to give up riding that coat trail of “Matrix” fame… Read More Jupiter Ascending (2015) Movie Review “The Wachowski’s Should Have Taken the Blue Pill”
Matthew Vaughn has been becoming increasingly one of the film industry’s most gifted, unique and finest directors around. From “Layer Cake” to “Kick Ass” to “X-Men: First Class”, Vaughn continuously and quietly has been racking up one of the most consistent careers in modern film history. Still, one thing you almost never want to see… Read More Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015) Movie Review “Gentleman with Guns”