Directed by: Penelope Spheeris The Decline of the Western Civilization II: The Metal Years was a film that defined my childhood. I loved a lot of the bands in the film and to see them both gratuitously and realistically (there’s a definite mix) was fascinating to me. It was one of those films we all […]
Directed by Colin Trevorrow Starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Vincent D’Onofrio The Film Over two decades after we first visited Isla Nublar in a failed attempt to bring humans and dinosaurs together in a zoo to stun the world, we revisit that stunning yet horrible idea in the revamped Jurassic World theme park. […]
This week in comics: The Ultimate Universe races to the end in Marvel’s ULTIMATE END #2. A new Batman appears in DC’s BATMAN #41. And the Last Revolution gets ready to move while Marko searches for his family in Image’s SAGA #29. MARVEL COMICS 1602 WITCH HUNTER ANGELA #1 SWA ANT-MAN TP SCOTT LANG CAPTAIN […]
Directed by: Igmar Bergman Starring: Ingrid Thulin, Liv Ullmann, Harriet Anderson, Kari Sylwan The Movie There is not much story to Cries and Whispers. A young woman is dying and her two sisters and a faithful servant are waiting out her final days with her. Bergman uses her death to showcase raw and pure human […]
There are some cool choices on blu-ray this week to fill out the catalog section of your library. Some aspects of Sneakers may not have stood the test of time well but overall this Robert Redford led spy flick is still tons of fun. Kingsman: The Secret Service was a surprise minor hit earlier this […]
This week we talk new animation on HBO, Star Wars revelations, Apple screw ups, and more! Download or stream the audio version below or check out the uncut episode on video!
This week in comics: Marvel finally gives us what we want: Spider-Man and Mary Jane together again in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: RENEW YOUR VOWS #1. DC depowers Superman and takes him on the road in ACTION COMICS #41. And more mythological rock star goodness from Image’s THE WICKED & THE DIVINE #11. MARVEL COMICS ALL NEW […]
This week’s blu-ray picks include a film that should have been the Wachowski’s return to greatness but ends up being their swansong to big budget filmmaking: Jupiter Ascending 2D and 3 D. Jupiter Ascending 3D or 2D. The movie is sort of enjoyable because it’s beautiful to look at and it has plenty of unintentionally […]
Cannibal Ferox is sort of the last breath for the true cannibal grindhouse film. These films were primarily Spanish or Italian and were usually deserving of the controversy they garnered due to extreme violence and nudity. This one was originally released in 1981 and was directed by Umberto Lenzi. This film has been released and […]
Drones are already cool but now a Youtuber named Oliver C. has begun building an armada of Star Wars facades for his custom built quadcopter. The drone is made mostly of foam and metal so it’s easy for him to customize. Oliver has already created a version of the beloved Millennium Falcon, a TIE Fighter, […]
Since the original Back to the Future film Staring Michael J. Fox was released pop culture fanatics have been obsessed with the idea of riding through the city on a hover-board. Finally, a Canadian software engineer has made our dreams come true, sort of. Catalin Alexandry Duru and his business partner have been working on […]
Mad Men, The Flash, Netflix sharing, and secret spaceships!
This week we weep for the end of Mad Men, celebrate new Muppets, anticipate Mad Max, and oh yeah, LOEGO STAR WARS!
Executive Producers: Fran Drescher and Peter Marc Jacobson Starring: Fran Drescher, Charles Shaughnessy, Nicholle Tom, Ben-jamin Salisbury, Madeline Zima, Lauren Lane, and Daniel Davis “She had style. She had flair. She was there! That’s how she became The Nanny!” And with those words, I am jettisoned back to my childhood with every-one’s favorite, fabulously dressed, […]
Directed by: George Miller Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne An Introduction “Out here, everything hurts.” I unfortunately have little to no history with the Max Max series, but I was able to luckily see the first film (on 35mm) a few months ago. I have also only seen a few scenes […]