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Movie Review: ‘The Grinch’ (Second Opinion)

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Director: Scott Mosier and Yarrow Cheney Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Pharrell Williams, Cameron Seely, Angela Lansbury Plot: On the outskirts of fantasy village Whoville lives The Grinch, a mean-spirited individual who wants… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Widows’

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Director: Steve McQueen Cast: Viola Davis, Michelle Rodrigues, Elizabeth Debicki, Cynthia Erivo, Colin Farrell, Brian Tyree Henry, Daniel Kaluuya, Jacki Weaver, Carrie Coon, Robert Duvall, Liam Neeson, Garret Dillahunt, Lukas Haas Plot: When… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Creed’

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Kinda dropped the ball in the output there…rest assured I was watching Creed, the seventh film in the Rocky franchise. Quite the diversion this one, with the focus shifting onto Apollo Creed’s son Adonis. I expected… Continue reading

15 Weird Stan Lee Characters You Haven’t Heard Of

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This morning we woke to the said news that comic writer Stan Lee had passed away. The industry legend played a major hand in building the Marvel Universe as we now know it… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Fetus Feud’

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Today we’re discussing Fetus Feud, which is a… Yes, that is the name. Fetus Feud. Oh, no…no…it’s not like that. You’re trying be born first. Right. Disclaimer – the game designers sent us a… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Fantastic Beasts – The Crimes of Grindelward’

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Director: David Yates Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, Jude Law, Johnny Depp Plot: Newt Scamander travels to Paris under… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Rocky Balboa’

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Oof, these movies are going downhill fast…I can’t imagine this final named instalment, one that defied established naming conventions is going to be up to much. Title: Rocky Balboa Released: 2006 Director: Sylvester Stallone… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Rocky V’

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The series seems to be getting a bit…silly. Surely things will level out a bit now that Rocky has brought the Cold War to a grinding halt. Title: Rocky V Released: 1991 Director: John… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Rocky IV’

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Of all the original Rocky movies this is the one I was most interested in seeing. It was the first one I was actually aware of as a kid and, as with many 80s… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’

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Director: Lasse Hallström and Joe Johnston Cast: Mackenzie Foy, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Keira Knightley, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Misty Copeland Plot: Clara Stahlbaum is a precocious and mechanically gifted young girl who is experiencing… Continue reading