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Category Archive: Geek Rant

The Han Solo Film Debacle: What the Hell Happened?

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The movie industry is a convoluted and fickle place.  Big budget blockbusters like The Mummy bomb while a film like Get Out, with a $5 million budget, goes on to make over $250… Continue reading

10 Predictions for Season 7 of Game of Thrones

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  *WARNING:  MAJOR SPOILERS FROM BOTH THE TELEVISION SHOW AND NOVELS BELOW!!!!!!*     We are less than two months away from the penultimate season of the most successful television show in the… Continue reading

9 Classes That Hogwarts Really Should be Teaching

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Ah, Hogwarts. To attend this magical school in Scotland would be a dream come true. If you’re stoopid. We’ve spoken before about why attending this school would be a bad idea. Today we’re… Continue reading

Is ’13 Reasons Why’ Dangerous?

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Netflix released a new original series in recent weeks called ’13 Reasons Why’, based on the book of the same name by Jay Asher. There has been much public discussion about the potential impact… Continue reading

Nine Games That Damage the Game Industry

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Now you may be assuming that this list is going to comprise of the very worst games. Some of these do suck, yes, but that’s not enough. These are the games that are… Continue reading

‘The Last Jedi’ Trailer And Its Possible Deeper Implications

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  “I only know one truth: it’s time for the Jedi…to end.” That final chilling sentence uttered by Jedi Master Luke Skywalker, brought an end to the teaser trailer for The Last Jedi. … Continue reading

Marvel and Diversity

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Anyone who has strolled through their local comic book shop lately have surely noticed a host of new faces taking on the roles of established heroes (or in the case of Thor and… Continue reading

How the ‘Justice League’ Trailer Lost My Interest in 20 Seconds

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Oh look! It’s the first big trailer for Justice League! This time it’s not a made-for-promotional purposes showreel, it’s a trailer that will give us nerds a real sense of what the movie will… Continue reading

‘Starship Troopers’ May Be A Satirical Anti-Fascist Movie…But It’s Still Horrible

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I have tremendous respect for Paul Verhoeven.  The man made two of the best science-fiction films ever:  Robocop and Total Recall.  Those films helped define my childhood*.  The first was an over-the-top satirical… Continue reading

WTF Is Going On With Warner Bros. and the DCEU???

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  Have you ever seen this classic scene from The Simpsons: As a DCEU enthusiast (please don’t read that as a Marvel hater) my interest has always been geared more towards that camp… Continue reading