The 2018 Sundance Film Festival starts today and it is shaping up to be one of the strongest in years. This is the first Sundance post Weinstein era, so it’ll be very interesting to see the types of films to come out and just the overall atmosphere at the festival. The movies being screened this year seem to be very diverse and potentially powerful. Below are my top 5 films premiering at Sundance that you need to keep an eye out for later this year. Read more
Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (Alien Bounty Hunter, Assassinistas, Ice Cream Man). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more
From Netflix and creator Charlie Brooker (Dead Set) comes the dark sci-fi anthology series Black Mirror. Series 1, 2, 3, 4 and a Christmas special are currently available on Netflix. Read more
Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (Bloodshot, Coyotes, Monstro Mechanica). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more
Here we are in full swing of 2018 already, and I am still reminiscing about all the great comics from last year (The Realm, Heathen, The Dregs, Animosity). I have come up with a list of some of my favorite series from 2017, and a few little previews of new books coming out that I am really looking forward to. Keep in mind that these are in no particular ranking order. So without further ado… Read more
The Oscars are approaching fast. There were some great films that came out in 2017 (including Dunkirk, Blade Runner 2049 & Call Me By Your Name) and this is one of those years where it is extremely difficult to pick a clear winner for several categories. Below are all of my Oscar Predictions. Read more
There has always been something irresistible about the glamor and glitz of gambling at casinos, making them an eternally popular theme for movie makers. Millions can be won and lost at the spin of the roulette wheel or the turn of a card, creating thrilling moments of drama that leave us on the edge of our seats. Read more
If you’re reading this, then you’ve probably read enough opening paragraphs for “Best Movies of 2017” lists explaining how great a year it was for cinema, and yes, all those articles/lists/whatever are correct. In a year filled with tribulation around the globe, going to the cinema not only felt like the perfect escape, but 2017 was also just a great year in general for movies. From blockbusters to indie standouts, we laughed, we cried, we cheered, and we were wowed from January to December. Creating this list was difficult because, honestly, there was something I saw each month that would have made my top 10 list for any other year; that itself speaks to just how good a year it was for going to the cinema. But another year has come and gone, and it’s time to look back and remember the best of the best that Hollywood gave us in 2017.
NEW YEAR! NEW WEDNESDAY! NEW COMICS! If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last year, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more
Christmas holidays are over. You’re back to work after celebrating the New Year by eating all that leftover dip and you’re probably barely awake. Time to blast the music as loud as possible and suck back that coffee. Here are 10 pissed off songs to get you back into the groove – featuring Twiztid, Deftones, Nothingface and more. Read more
2017 has been a great year for movies overall. As the year closes, numerous films have made their case for major Oscar contention. The best part about this year is that there is no clear front-runner for Best Picture or Best Director, and that makes the race very exciting. My top 10 list changed a lot over the year, which usually isn’t the case. There has simply been a lot of great movies released consistently since February. Below is a list of my favorite films from 2017.
2017 has been quite a year at the theater. We have are about at the end of the year, and I can’t tell you how many huge Oscar contenders there are this year. There’s a huge consensus that even now there is no clear frontrunner for the best picture. If you’re looking for something to catch at the theater over the holidays or just missed any of these movies when they came out, I’m going to list the most notable and my personal favorite movies from the past year. Read more
Well it’s that time of year again, the great and powerful 2017 Movies Year in Review. What a weird year but were some great films And even more half good ones with something interesting to offer (even though they were badly in need of a rewrite) As usual, we’re going to treat this as an Awards show. I’ll come up with categories and nominations, you guess which film should win and I’ll tell you my answers at the end. A quick note for those of you guessing, this will contain mild spoilers. You’ve had all year to see these, there’s no excuse. Read more
Black Sails, American Gods, The Punisher, Game Of Thrones – what do they all have in common? Best damn TV shows of 2017 – and here’s why: Read more