For only the second time ever…

...I just turned a movie off before I finished it. Twenty minutes into Don't Breathe, which I had actually been wanting to see, I turned it off. I didn't care. About any of it. That sucks. I can't even call this a review because I didn't finish it. But I guess that's a kind of … Continue reading For only the second time ever…

Brett Ratner vs Rotten Tomatoes

Brett Ratner has a problem with Rotten Tomatoes. Especially with the way it treated Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. Wow. Who would have thought? It's not like he had any skin in that game, or anything. I suppose he's right, though. I mean, just because Hollywood makes crappy movies to try to palm off … Continue reading Brett Ratner vs Rotten Tomatoes

“Spectral” – A Netflix Original

From IMDB: A sci-fi/thriller story centered on a special-ops team that is dispatched to fight supernatural beings. Director: Nic Mathieu Cast: James Badge Dale, Emily Mortimer, Bruce Greenwood, Max Martini, Cory Hardrict, Clayne Crawford, Gonzalo Menendex, Ursula Parker, Aaron Serban, Stephen Root   Netflix is now in the original movie business. Like the film ARQ … Continue reading “Spectral” – A Netflix Original

Christmas 2016

So it's Christmas Eve day, and while I should be writing up posts for you all to enjoy, I've decided to take the long weekend to myself: no writing, no editing, no nothing except relaxing and recharging, watching movies and television shows which are long overdue. I should do a review of Assassin's Creed for … Continue reading Christmas 2016

“Collateral Beauty” – Review **Some Spoilers**

From IMDB: Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty. Directed by: David Frankel Written by: Allan Loeb Cast: Will Smith, Edward Norton, … Continue reading “Collateral Beauty” – Review **Some Spoilers**

Legion M, the Pitch, and Cowardice

At the end of October, I went to Los Angeles for Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con, where an outfit called “Legion M” had a very interesting booth. They were accepting pitches by anyone with cared to make one for a TV show, Movie, etc., for a projected reality TV series of their own, in which … Continue reading Legion M, the Pitch, and Cowardice

“Warcraft: The Beginning”

2016, Rated PG-13 Written by: Charles Leavitt, Duncan Jones Directed: Duncan Jones Cast: Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Robert Kazinsky, Clancy Brown, Daniel Wu, Ruth Negga, Anna Galvin, CallumKeith Rennie, Burkely Duffeld The film version of the highly successful online video game, “World of Warcraft,” Warcraft: The Beginning arrived … Continue reading “Warcraft: The Beginning”

“Raiders of the Lost Ark”

You know, the older I get, more I watch some great, classic movies again and again. Nobody is going to debate, truthfully, that Raiders of the Lost Ark isn't a classic, a true masterpiece. But it's on Syfy right now, and either just realized it or have been successfully blocking it out for years now, … Continue reading “Raiders of the Lost Ark”

Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2016 – The Soska Sisters

Another hit from my weekend in Los Angeles... ...and this isn't even the end. I was lucky enough to meet and chat with Jen and Sylvia Soska, the Canadian twins responsible for one of the best "horror" movies I've seen in a long time: American Mary. It's not a horror movie in the traditional sense, although … Continue reading Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2016 – The Soska Sisters

Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2016 – A look ahead at Con Man Season 2

Next up,       let's take a look at the trailer for Con Man season 2. Yes, I recorded it during the Con Man Panel, but it's still good stuff!