This week in comics: Need more Black Panther after watching Captain America: Civil War? You’re in luck as Marvel just started a new series that’s only two issues in with BLACK PANTHER #2 this week. DC and IDW’s epic team up comes to an end as the Caped Crusader and the Heroes in a Halfshell […]
Fantasy Film Ball is a geeks version of fantasy football and we play here every four months!! You can play with us, all you gotta do is ask! Check out the show and see or hear the battle for Civil War, for X-Men, and many other awesome summer movies in this block!
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On June 10th the classic anime sci-fi hero Voltron returns to TV as a Netflix original series produced by Dreamworks. Dreamwork’s Voltron Legendary Defender will premiere with a one hour origin story followed by 10 all new episodes. Dreamworks promises a blend of old and new school animation and storytelling that will respect the source […]
Directed by: The Russo brothers Starring: Chris Evans, Scarlet Johansson, Robert Downey Jr. The Civil War story is an ambitious one to tell in a single film. The fundamentals of the story in the comics were fascinating but most fans agree that the yearlong story lost steam at several points. Smartly this film simply takes […]
Written by: Tina Fey and Robert Carlock Starring: Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Carol Kane, and Jane Krakowski Every adorkable 30 something has been waiting for one series to come back… and sorry Zooey, it’s not your show anymore. It’s The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt! Everyone has been patiently awaiting to see what would happen to the […]
Written by: Nikki Nelson-Hicks Published by: Pro Se Press Before you ask it’s pronounced Ishten-Hedgy. Which begs the question just what is an Istenhegyi? And finally how do you accidentally become a detective? Not just any detective either, going by the cover art an old fashioned gumshoe, more Hammet than Chandler, with a revolver in […]
That’s right we are celebrating episode 400 with a little bubbly and bidding for the summer block of film ball movies! The whole thing started with arguably the biggest movie of the summer; captain America Civil War! To celebrate episode 400we turned the whole game upside down too, which hilariously messes up some players game!
Directed by: Carter Mays Starring: Isabelle Gardo Certain genres of film are just really difficult to get right. Romantic comedies and horror are two of the most challenging genres to work in. Both of these genres have well worn formulas that filmmakers can accidentally fall into along with issues related to the limitations of low […]
Directed by: Larry Cohen Starring: Michael Moriaty, Andrea Marcovicci, Garret Morris, Paul Sorvino I guess it’s at least possible that a bored security guard just might have a taste of something strange bubbling out of the ground of a mine. If that’s possible then maybe it’s not that surprising that the eponymous Stuff is sweet […]
The Nashville Film Festival 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee has come to an end and it continued its unprecedented growth breaking attendance records and selling out screening after screening this year. The festival features a wide variety of films from horror to documentary to art house drama. Since the fest is based in the heart of […]
This Star Wars prequel film tells the story of how the plans were stolen for the death star in the original Star Wars film. As much as I enjoyed The Force Awakens I couldn’t help but feel it was just rinse and repeat from the original film. This story actually looks like a unique story […]
The Movie (and series as a whole) “Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the seventy-sixth Hunger Games.” I’ve had a very rocky relationship with the Hunger Games series as a whole. I personally thought the first film was a complete mess when it came to its camera work, editing and direction that left it in almost […]
On June 14th travel with the crew of the USS Enterprise in full 4k! Paramount Pictures makes the leap to blu-ray 4K with the JJ Abrams reinvention of Star Trek and the sequel Star Trek: Into darkness. These two releases coincide with the franchise’s 50th anniversary. A lot of attention has been given to the […]