Whew!

Holy cow, everyone; it's been a busy week for me, so bear with me as I play a bit of catch-up. First, let me just say that I took a well-deserved break with the missus to Las Vegas last weekend for a 4 day MINI Cooper event with the lovely folks that run that branch … Continue reading Whew!

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 First Guest Announcements

Well, this is going to be fairly short, since I'm getting ready to hit the hay before getting up and starting a fun-filled 4-day road trip with the missus across Nevada. This morning, Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg held a press conference at the Utah State Capital Rotunda to announce the first round of guests … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 First Guest Announcements

Quick note on the King Arthur review…

You can check out my review of King Arthur: Legend of the Sword over at The Visually Stunning Movie Podcast. Click HERE to check it out.

Space City Comic Con – AGAIN!

Well, based on this reddit post: https://www.reddit.com/r/houston/comments/6a721h/beware_space_city_comic_con_changed_its_name_to/ it looks like Space City Comic Con organizer George Comits is trying to get back into the convention game. Not calling it Space City Comic Con this time around, though. Check this out, then check out my previous coverage of Space City Comic Con HERE. https://youtu.be/Wyel34VIHKY  

SLCC 2017 musings

Well, after Thursday night's Salt Lake Comic Con sponsored showings of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2, fans were left with one more guest name for September's event. Now, in addition to the already confirmed Jewel Staite, Matthew Lewis, and recently the incredible Val Kilmer, it looks like we'll get to see Sean Gunn. Take … Continue reading SLCC 2017 musings

Phoenix Comicon & Dick Van Dyke

Holy buckets. It's happening again. https://youtu.be/pOGzJyPkZWk  

“The Bronze”

“The Bronze” (2015) From IMDB: A foul-mouthed former gymnastics bronze medalist with local celebrity status reluctantly trains a rising Olympics aspirant. Directed by Bryan Buckley Written by Melissa Rauch, Winston Rauch Starring Melissa Rauch, Gary Cole, Haley Lu Richardson, Sebastian Stan Yes, that Melissa Rauch, the sweet and adorable Bernadette from The Big Bang Theory, … Continue reading “The Bronze”

“X-Men: Apocalypse” Revisit

Last summer, I saw and reviewed X-Men: Apocalypse. The other night, I watched it again with my wife, who hadn't seen it yet. I was willing, thinking that maybe some distance and a second viewing would allow me to appreciate it a little more. Nope. Still a jumbled mess of undeveloped characters and missed opportunities. … Continue reading “X-Men: Apocalypse” Revisit

**Corrected** An important message for all Star Wars Celebration fans. Please read! – Star Wars Celebration – April 13 – 16, 2017

In light of the apparently atrocious organization and line management currently happening, the organizers of the Star Wars Celebration issued statement concerning the event currently going on in Florida for the 40th Anniversary. It's written in typical organizer-speak, so I went ahead and translated it for everyone [in BOLD]: Entrance to the show on Thursday … Continue reading **Corrected** An important message for all Star Wars Celebration fans. Please read! – Star Wars Celebration – April 13 – 16, 2017

Salt Lake vs Denver vs Phoenix – A Breakdown

Now that all the Salt Lake City folks are jumping for joy (and freaking out a little bit) that ticket prices have been announced for this September’s event, I decided to do a quick comparison of prices for the next three conventions I’ll be covering. All three conventions offer the equivalent of Salt Lake’s "VIP" … Continue reading Salt Lake vs Denver vs Phoenix – A Breakdown