I had a moment of reflection the other day. I was watching Days of Future Past, and I was paying close(er) attention to Bolivar Trask (Peter Dinklage), more specifically to his motivations and what made him (in my humble opinion) an excellent villain. I think it’s sad that Trask’s role didn’t impact the movie as much … Continue reading Reminiscences of the X-Men and intolerance
Netflix keeps feeding my need for geeky material, and the latest fix comes in the form of Penny Dreadful. What I knew prior to watching: It’s set on victorian London, it has a dark tone with supernatural aspects to the story. There’s magic or incantations or something of sorts. It has literary references and some … Continue reading Penny Dreadful- My running commentary of episode one
Why isn’t CW doing the Batman TV adaptation like they did Superman and Green Arrow? Could it be because DC only puts stock in Batman for a good production? Is that why we haven’t seen serious attempts at making any more franchises? I’d like for DC to get of their horse and give other heroes … Continue reading Gotham on Fox
I read a couple of Sci-Fi recommendations earlier that made my skin crawl. So, at no one’s request, I’ll post a short list of Sci-Fi movies you’ve got to see (in no particular order of importance): Star Wars (at least the original trilogy) Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Close Encounters of The Third … Continue reading Science fiction movies you’ve got to see
May 4th is officially Star Wars day! What will you do to celebrate this EPIC story? movie marathon, cosplay, themed party, a religious road trip to a film location or Lucas’ place of birth? Forget about any other holidays THIS is the they fanboys and fangirls have been waiting for all year. The official … Continue reading May the 4thBe With You!
I didn’t know anything about this movie, except for the fact that Alan Rickman was listed on the cast. That is until last October. I was looking around the web for news on the upcoming Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit”,and I decided that I needed to watch some of the work of Martin Freeman (Who’s going … Continue reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy- Review
The world premiere is over, that means critics and members of the press have seen this movie already. And they LOVE it! the first reaction in general is positive, and “EPIC”. Marvel streamed the red carpet of the premiere live on their YouTube channel. The upside of having them making the questions (and not Ryan … Continue reading Avengers Assemble!