Explaining “Heat” and using that to explain The Rundown.
Movies for Mother’s Day.
Don’t make her watch Terms of Endearment.
“You never really stop collecting comics, you just stop getting stuff for a while.”
The aftermath of Free Comic Book Day.
The second half of our boggling at the big tentpole movies coming out this summer.
If it’s almost May, it’s almost time to start asking “What Are The Blockbuster Summer Movies This Year?”
Less a review of books/movies/shows, more a discussion of the plans of how one household will be breaking its Lenten Fast
A Game For Radio
This is it. The granddaddy of them all.
(Musings on Prometheus and Life)
No Country For Old Mutants (Did someone make that joke yet? Lemme check Google… oh, I see… approximately one billion people…)
On Logan (Warning, contains some mild spoilers)
Yet another Big Reveal that leaves you asking “WHY DIDN’T YOU DO THAT IN THE SECOND ACT?”
On Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Ash vs. The Evil Dead (Season 1)
It’s Oscar Season. Again. Somehow.
John Wick 2
Football has its own WrestleMania today!
The Royal Rumble!
A recommendation for Kubo and the Two Strings
Also, thank goodness for planes with little televisions in the back of the seat in front of you
The beauty and power of the opening passage.
We finally finished Person of Interest: Season Five (The Final Season)
This review covers all five seasons and, as such, contains spoilers. Short version: Buy The Complete Series.
On two things:
1. Picking your seats when you buy your tickets
The Place For Star Wars Spoilers
The Book with No Pictures
Kids’ Movies that aren’t really Kids’ Movies
Non-spoiler review for Arrival: See it.
Review with some mild spoilers within. (Also a discussion of various sci-fi tropes that, if I named them here, would constitute mild spoilers.)
On the whole “Science” part of “Science Fiction”
The Batman Lego Movie
(Also: Remember to Fall Back)
On Max Porter’s “Grief is the Thing with Feathers”
How in the heck do you do a sequel to Fight Club?
Product Placement Done Right
Lamenting the eventual loss of commercials in the modern home.
How to build a book collection for pennies on the dollar.
Frank Miller said “there are 50 different ways to do Batman and they all work”
So here’s a look at one of the other 49.
The Zombie Sequel
Loved the movie! (Hated the Book!)