Category Archive: Random Geekness

Casting Call: ‘The Dark Knight Returns’

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In 1986 Frank Miller’s graphic novel, The Dark Knight Returns revolutionized the Batman mythos. Commercially and critically successful, the comic revitalized the character of Batman. Gone was the campy cartoonish rendition of Batman… Continue reading

Top 10 Kitties in Cinema

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I love movies. And kitties. I can’t have cats in the house these days due to allergies, so I rely on cinema (and the internet, I suppose) for my feline fix. Fortunately there’s… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Luke Perry (1966-2019)

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Last Wednesday fans of the entertainment world were rocked by the news that actor Luke Perry had suffered a massive stroke at his Sherman Oaks home in California. Though many had hoped for… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Episode 8 ‘Now Am Found’

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***WARNING!!! SPOILERS BELOW!!!*** Season Plot: Set in three different time periods (1980, 1990, and 2015), the third season of True Detective follows Arkansas state police detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) and his obsession… Continue reading

My Top 10 All-Time Favorite Television Shows

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At forty years of age I’m old enough to remember certain things regarding television. Old enough to remember what it was like watching the last five minutes of a show and realizing they… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Episode 7: ‘The Final Country’

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  ***WARNING!!! SPOILERS BELOW!!!***   Season Plot: Set in three different time periods (1980, 1990, and 2015), the third season of True Detective follows Arkansas state police detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) and… Continue reading

Theatre Review: ‘A Midnight Visit’

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February in Perth, Western Australia, means one thing: The Fringe Festival. For locals this is a time when our isolated metropolis gets delightfully weird. It’s a month of art shows, burlesque, stand-up comedies,… Continue reading

2018 Movie Year In Review!!!

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Well people another movie year has come and gone and just like any other year, 2018 brought with it its share of controversies (Bohemian Rhapsody, Green Book), highlights (Avengers: Infinity War), memorable performances… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Episode 4: ‘The Hour and the Day’

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***WARNING!!! SPOILERS BELOW!!!***   Season Plot: Set in three different time periods (1980, 1990, and 2015), the third season of True Detective follows Arkansas state police detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) and his… Continue reading

2019 Oscar Snubs and Surprises!

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Well kids it’s officially Oscar season as the Academy announced its nominations for the 91st annual Academy Awards. The Favourite and Roma led the way with ten nominations each while Black Panther became… Continue reading