Category: Entertainment

La La Land is a modern classic

“This is the dream! It’s conflict, and it’s compromise. It’s very, very exciting!” This post will contain spoilers. So, that was La La Land. I just got back from a screening of the film. When I’m excited about something, I can almost…
THE COUNTER-INTUITIVE CACOPHONY: JP3

coun·ter·in·tu·i·tive ˌkountərinˈt(y)o͞oitiv/ adjective 1. Contrary to intuition or to common-sense expectation (but often nevertheless true). ca·coph·o·ny kəˈkäfənē noun 1. A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds. The words I’m about to say are harsh. Even potentially offensive. It goes against common…
Review: Big Hero 6

I was fortunate enough to get the chance to see Big Hero 6 a week prior to its nationwide launch. I wasn’t sure when the review embargo was up, so I held off on a review until other sites started…
Review: Snowpiercer

When watching a movie, my wife and I typically have a great time during the trailers. We talk about the movies we want to see, the ones we won’t see (I can’t handle the scary stuff, there I said it),…
DOMICILIARY CLEMENCY: Edge of Tomorrow

There was once a point in time that Tom Cruise was an unstoppable juggernaut at the box office. Well, I mean metaphorically. Jack Reacher, Ethan Hunt and Roy Miller are all more or less indestructible supermen. And they’re all from…
Superman vs. Superman

So who’s the greatest superman? The answer is Christopher Reeve. Yeah, that was a little anticlimactic. I’m going to do a comparison on the supporting cast and locations and just all around everything concerning that particular mythos, but understand that…
We found your childhood. It’s on Amazon Prime.

Tonight, a friend of mine mentioned that Chasing Amy was on network television. We laughed at how censored it’d be, but I got the sudden urge to watch it. Remembering that my wife has Amazon Prime, I logged in and…
Neighbors

We are a society consumed with greatness. What is the greatest movie ever made? What is the greatest video game ever made? Who is the world’s most talented actor? The answers were Back to the Future, Super Mario Bros. 3…
PROFILES IN AUDACITY: John McClane

If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not Die Hard? John McClane. Johnny Mc. John Wayne. Cowboy. Yippee kay yay and so forth. The Alpha…