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Disney Dinner and a Movie: ‘Toy Story’

  The Toy Story trilogy is not only one of Disney/Pixar’s best creations but also one of the best film trilogies of all time. Three delightful tales of a young boy’s toys and how they grow as he does. The series will make you laugh, cry, and feel nostalgia all at once. Below you will … Continue reading

Leonard Nimoy with Spock Doll

IN MEMORIAM: Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015)

  “Whatever I have given, I have gained.” These words, said by Leonard Nimoy himself, serve as a testament to a pillar of the science fiction and science community.  Sadly that pillar is no longer with us, as Nimoy died on Friday of complications due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, just a month shy of his … Continue reading


Best Comic Creative Duos of All Time

Like all great forms of art, comics are often times a team effort. It takes the perfect blending of writer and artist to create the best funny books around, and every so often two talents come together to give readers something truly memorable. Very rarely in the history of comics, there have been creative teams … Continue reading

My Top 10 Favorite Stephen King Novels (Part I)

    Although I’d probably cite Pat Conroy as my favorite author, Stephen King runs a close second.  He’s  the author who’s most influenced my writing career.  I’ve been enamored with the king of horror (pun definitely intended) since I picked up The Tommyknockers when I was twelve years old.  While I don’t treasure every novel … Continue reading


So, What do we Think of ‘Gotham’?

When the very, very, VERY hyped pilot of Gotham hit the airwaves we tuned in out of curiosity and a love of all things Bat. A show about Batman without Batman seemed like the worst idea in the world, but the ongoing Batman comic and media franchise has been populated with dozens of wonderful characters and a … Continue reading


The Pull List: 2/25/2015

Must read comics of the week. Batman #39 The penultimate issue of Joker’s return sets the table for what should be a terrifying climax. Plus, learn the truth about the Joker in the backup tale. Black Hood #1 Black Hood is a character part of the Red Circle line-up of superheroes. They were created at … Continue reading

A Most Violent Year (1)

Movie Review: ‘A Most Violent Year’

Director: J.C. Chandor Cast: Oscar Isaac, Justin Chastain, David Oyelowo Plot: Abel Morales (Isaac) runs a growing oil company in New York at the beginning of the 1980s. Although he is surrounded by violence and corruption he maintains a firm set of principles to avoid becoming another gangster. Review: Although billed as a crime drama A Most Violent … Continue reading


Slam Adams’ Top 50 Movies of 2014 (Part 2)

Out of 154 total movies seen. The movies had to be released in the US (because that’s where I am) between January 1st and December 31st, in theaters or on VOD. Part 1 30. Run and Jump The Irish Casey family’s world is turned upside down when their patriarch, Connor, suffers a stroke dynamically changing … Continue reading

Clay5 Bear

#Clay5 Countdown – 23rd Feb 2015

We’re back for the second weekly round-up for the #Clay5 round-up! Clay (that chap in the picture above) has been putting up topics on the #Clay 5 twitter for the public to vote on, and we’ve got the Top 5 results from each topic right here! If you don’t like the results and want to … Continue reading


We Have to Retire the #gamergate Hashtag

Do you want to paint a target on yourself? Go on to any social media site and say something – anything – with the #gamergate hashtag. Regardless of your views on this topic using this phrase potentially puts you in the crosshairs. This doesn’t mean that you’re going to have stalkers at your door and … Continue reading