Collateral Beauty – Movie Review

As you can imagine, being a movie reviewer (even an amateur one) will cause many a conversation to end up on the topic of movies and from those conversations, I usually end up with a movie or two to add to my ever growing "watch-list".  One of the movies that I recently added to my … Continue reading Collateral Beauty – Movie Review

The Hitman’s Bodyguard – Movie Review

Whenever I go into a movie, I always want to judge it on it's own merits and judge it by what I think the creators wanted it to be.  For instance, take a film that's clearly Oscar bait like Hidden Figures or La La Land from last year. The talent involved and the caliber of … Continue reading The Hitman’s Bodyguard – Movie Review

Marvel’s The Defenders – TV Review (Episodes 1-4)

If you've stopped watching the Marvel Netflix shows due to diminishing quality, it is most definitely time to come back.  Daredevil season one is some of the best television ever made, season two is still amazing but felt like two stories jammed together.  Jessica Jones was amazing in it's own way but so far removed … Continue reading Marvel’s The Defenders – TV Review (Episodes 1-4)

Mr. Mercedes – “The Pilot” – TV Review

Stephen King seems to be experiencing something of a renaissance in TV and film these days. Whether its The Dark Tower or the impending IT remake in theaters or Under the Dome, 11/22/63, The Mist, or the mysterious Castle Rock on TV, King's works are being mined for screens both big and small.  Which brings us to the most … Continue reading Mr. Mercedes – “The Pilot” – TV Review

Why Marvel Is Winning the Movie War (At Least For Now) – Editorial

There are some fights that will never be settled. Ford vs Chevy.  Beans or no beans in chili. The orientation of toilet paper: over or under. (Over, you freaks...)  And of course, the fight that has raged on in nerd culture for decades: DC or Marvel. Man oh man is that a fight starter in … Continue reading Why Marvel Is Winning the Movie War (At Least For Now) – Editorial