Film Review: The Hateful Eight (2015)

The Hateful Eight (2015), Quentin Tarantino’s much-anticipated new film, is a puzzling, disturbing experience. I think it’s safe to say that for most of Tarantino’s filmography, his films often have a focal character which the audience can align themselves with. A character who, if not morally, we can see ourselves agreeing with their decisions and actions. […]

Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon: Forty Guns (1957)

Today’s post is part of the Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon, as hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood. Please head over to that blog to check out some of the other awesome content celebrating the life and acting of one of the great actresses of classic Hollywood! Samuel Fuller’s black-and-white Cinemascope western Forty […]

Comic Review: B.P.R.D. Plague of Frogs Vol. 1 TPB

After having read all six oversized volumes of the Hellboy Library Editions, I couldn’t imagine that any spin-off series of one of the greatest American comics could be any good, especially with Mike Mignola’s limited involvement. I am glad to say that this first of four volumes collecting the first cycle of the B.P.R.D. series, […]

Thank you, David.

And these children that you spit on, As they try to change their worlds, Are immune to your consultations, They’re quite aware of what they’re going through. When I woke up on Monday morning, started scrolling through my Facebook feed, and saw a post about David Bowie’s death, I wasn’t sad. Instead, I had a […]

Film Review: Star Wars – The Force Awakens (2015) (Spoiler-Free)

So here we are. 32 years after the release of The Return of the Jedi (1983), we finally have the next vital chapter in the Star Wars saga, The Force Awakens (2015). How does it measure up to the quality of the original films? Thankfully, both long-time fans and newcomers will find lots to love […]

TV Review: Jessica Jones, Season One (2015)

After being thoroughly blown away by the excellence that was Daredevil (2015), I was a bit nervous about how Marvel and Netflix were going to follow up with their next production, Jessica Jones. On top of that, despite being an avid comic-book reader I had never really read many comics with the character in; Alias, […]