Disney Marathon: ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’

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So…Disney has a new movie… This review will contain spoilers. For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 40 year old blogger), my son Josh (stoic… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Wrong Turn’ 2021

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Director: Mike P. Nelson Cast: Charlotte Vega, Matthew Modine, Bill Sage, Daisy Head Plot: A group of obnoxious teenagers get lost hiking in the Virginian mountains and run afoul of some locals. Months… Continue reading

Rise and Fall of Syfy

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During the early days of cable television burgeoning networks were finding success catering to different niche markets. Atlanta media mogul, Ted Turner who started the whole shebang, had an empire of networks to… Continue reading

Sloth, The Goonies, and ’80s Inclusion

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One of the welcome insights I’ve learned about cinema is that your perspective on a particular movie evolves and changes over time. A single twenty-year-old male who watches Arrival in 2016 is bound to have… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Enchanted’

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Have you seen Enchanted? It’s weirdly absent from Disney+. They announced a sequel, but it’s still not there. This oddball entry is turning into a bit of a cult hit among fans. Let’s… Continue reading

Best & Worst of Ultimate Marvel

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In the 2000’s, then Marvel Comics’ then president Bill Jemas and Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada were successfully pulling the publisher back from the brink of financial ruin. One the things they realized was that… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘The Symbol of the Unconquered’

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The month of February in the United States is recognized as Black History Month. This is to honor the rich history of struggles and triumphs African Americans have gone through, as well as… Continue reading

Greatest Movie Detectives

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The “detective story” is a staple of fiction across the entire pop culture landscape. From television to books to comics and of course film. Every good mystery needs a good detective, and the… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘The Rescuers’

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Here’s a movie that holds a special place in my heart. The Rescuers got more than expected attention by audiences down-under, mostly due to the the sequel taking place in Australia. The release… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Boss Level’

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Director: Joe Carnahan Cast: Frank Grillo, Naomi Watts, Mel Gibson, Michelle Yeoh Plot: A special forces soldier unexpectedly finds himself repeating the same day over and over again, during which he is pursued… Continue reading