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Movie Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island’

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Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Cast: Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman, John C Reilly Plot: A group of scientists, soldiers and adventures set out to explore the previously undiscovered Skull Island.… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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Director: Bill Condon Cast: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Sir Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson Plot: A selfish, decadent prince is cursed by a sorceress… Continue reading

10 More Fan Theories We Love

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It’s been a while since we addressed the internet’s habit of explaining and re-explain strange coincidences and plot holes in popular culture. Creating fan theories is a fun hobby (so long as it doesn’t involve… Continue reading

An Introduction to NERDCORE with Special Guest KID APOCALYPSE

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It’s funny how things can line up. One thing I hang out for every week is the podcast ‘Jay and Miles Xplain the X-Men’. Recently they featured a guest in the form of… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Jasper Jones’

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Director: Rachel Perkins Cast: Levi Miller, Aaron L. McGrath, Angourie Rice, Toni Collette, Hugo Weaving, Dan Wylie Plot: Set in 1960s small town Australia, Charles Bucktin is a young teen more interested in… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Fist Fight’

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Director: Richie Keen Cast: Charlie Day, Ice Cube, Jillian Bell, Tracey Morgan, Dean Norris, Kumail Nanjiani, Christina Hendricks Plot: Mr. Campbell is a put upon English teacher at a terrible school and, already… Continue reading

The X-Men: Movies vs Comics (Part 4)

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Now it’s time for terrible CGI claws and an even worse script! Yes, it’s the ‘Wolverine’ solo films, the runt of the X-Men litter. We’ll be skipping over characters already covered in other… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘T2: Trainspotting’

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Director: Danny Boyle Cast: Ewan McGregor, Johnny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Ewen Bremner, Anjela Nedyalkova Plot: For twenty years Mark Renton has been building a new life in Amsterdam. Now returning home to Edinburgh… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Lego Batman Movie’

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Director: Chris McKay Cast: Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Zack Galifianakis, Ralph Fiennes, Jenny Slate, Siri (yes, really) Plot: In spite of prodding by Alfred, Batman is unwilling to face up to… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Great Wall’

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Director: Zhang Yimou Cast: Matt Damon, Jing Tian, Predro Pascal, Willen Dafoe, Andy Lau, Zhang Hanyu Plot: A pair of Westerner soldiers survive the long, harsh journey to China in the hopes of… Continue reading