Spending time with old Friends.
So You Want To Kill A Character And Have It Be Shocking
(Warning: Contains spoilers for Game of Thrones and Sopranos and touches on The Waltons and Night Court)
How the difference between Up and Inside Out helps me explain my take on Guardians of the Galaxy 2. (Just assume spoilers for every movie named here.)
So let’s say you’re having a movie night for co-workers.
You need to pick a movie that will get the most people to say “okay, I’ll come to your movie night”.
What movie do you pick?
On Craig McCracken
Genndy Tartakovsky’s genius
If you like Arrow, and you like American Ninja Warrior, you’re going to love Steven Amell on American Ninja Warrior!
Explaining “Heat” and using that to explain The Rundown.
Movies for Mother’s Day.
Don’t make her watch Terms of Endearment.
“You never really stop collecting comics, you just stop getting stuff for a while.”
The aftermath of Free Comic Book Day.
The second half of our boggling at the big tentpole movies coming out this summer.
If it’s almost May, it’s almost time to start asking “What Are The Blockbuster Summer Movies This Year?”
Less a review of books/movies/shows, more a discussion of the plans of how one household will be breaking its Lenten Fast
A Game For Radio
This is it. The granddaddy of them all.
(Musings on Prometheus and Life)
No Country For Old Mutants (Did someone make that joke yet? Lemme check Google… oh, I see… approximately one billion people…)
On Logan (Warning, contains some mild spoilers)
Yet another Big Reveal that leaves you asking “WHY DIDN’T YOU DO THAT IN THE SECOND ACT?”
On Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Ash vs. The Evil Dead (Season 1)
It’s Oscar Season. Again. Somehow.
John Wick 2
Football has its own WrestleMania today!
The Royal Rumble!
A recommendation for Kubo and the Two Strings
Also, thank goodness for planes with little televisions in the back of the seat in front of you
The beauty and power of the opening passage.
We finally finished Person of Interest: Season Five (The Final Season)
This review covers all five seasons and, as such, contains spoilers. Short version: Buy The Complete Series.
On two things:
1. Picking your seats when you buy your tickets
The Place For Star Wars Spoilers
The Book with No Pictures
Kids’ Movies that aren’t really Kids’ Movies
Non-spoiler review for Arrival: See it.
Review with some mild spoilers within. (Also a discussion of various sci-fi tropes that, if I named them here, would constitute mild spoilers.)
On the whole “Science” part of “Science Fiction”
The Batman Lego Movie
(Also: Remember to Fall Back)
On Max Porter’s “Grief is the Thing with Feathers”