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Stop Saying Your Movies Are Ruined!!!

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Before I decided to write this article, I struggled with the notion of doing it at all.  While the topic I’m about to discuss is nothing new, the impetus behind it is less… Continue reading

80s Movie Deep Cut: ‘The Monster Squad’

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Being a movie fan in 2017, I realize how spoiled I am.  Blu-ray, 4K, Netflix, Hulu, YouTube…the options to watch films are legion.  The same thing applies to movie trailers.  Now, rather than… Continue reading

80s Movie Deep Cut: ‘Commando’

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Long before Liam Neeson and Taken, there was Arnold Schwarzenegger and his own special set of skills in Commando. There’s a story in Hollywood that when Arnold Schwarzenegger was first starting out in… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ (Second Opinion)

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  Read Gfunk’s review right here! Plot:  Set thirty years after the events of the original, replicants have been integrated into society and obey humans without question.  Officer K (Ryan Gosling) is a… Continue reading

In Memorium: Harry Dean Stanton (1926-2017)

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  On September 15th the movie world lost one of the greatest character actors of all-time, as Harold “Harry” Dean Stanton  passed away of natural causes.  He was 91 years old. Stanton came… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘IT’ (Second Opinion)

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  Plot:  Based on the classic horror novel by Stephen King, IT centers around Derry, a small town in Maine not unlike any other town in America.  However, this is not an ordinary… Continue reading

Is Social Media Destroying The Geek Community’s Ability To Critically Think?

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  Right now I live in a country (the United States) for which the concept of critical thinking feels like a novel and abstract concept.  We’re bombarded by click-bait articles on both sides… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 7: ‘The Dragon and the Wolf’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Cersei, Jon, and Dany all meet to discuss the threat of the Night King.  Sansa consults with Littlefinger and makes a decision about Arya.  Theon makes… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 6: ‘Beyond the Wall’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Jon, Tormund, The Hound, Beric Dondarrion, Thoros of Myr, Gendry, and Jorah range beyond the Wall to capture a wight.  At Winterfell Arya and Sansa clash… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 5: ‘Eastwatch’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Dany deals with the aftermath of her victory while Tyrion ponders how to control the Mother of Dragons.  Jamie reports to Cersei of their defeat and… Continue reading