Category: Movies

Friday Flick: Lockout

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I wanted to start doing some movie reviews, so here I go. Official Description: A renegade CIA agent (Guy Pearce), falsely accused of murder, must overcome a gang of ruthless prisoners held 50 miles above Earth and rescue the President’s…

Friday Flick: The Hunger Games

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Official Description: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Sixteen-year-old…

Why I don’t want Robin in Batman 3

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One of my favorite characters in the Batman universe is Dick Grayson.

Dick Grayson was the youngest member of a circus highwire act known as ‘The Flying Graysons’. When his family was killed right in front of him, it struck Bruce Wayne right where it hurts because it was like watching his own parents die all over again.

Sequels you may not have known about

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We’re not strangers to sequels; they happen all the time.  Ghostbusters, Star Trek, Back to the Future, Men in Black, Star Wars – heck, even Starship Troopers earned a few low budget sequels. But sometimes, something gets a sequel that…

Review: Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths

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Crisis on Two Earths plays on the Crisis on Infinite Earths series by introducing an earth where the Justice League is lead by none other than Lex Luther, and where that Justice League has been beaten by a super powered criminal empire known as the Crime Syndicate.

Hey SciFi-Where’s the positive?

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If, like me, you’re an avid watcher of tv and movies, and a reader of books, you may have noticed a trend towards the disastrous future.  Apocalypse is in and in big.  I mean, it’s everywhere we look. I think…

Conversation with mom

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Mom’s comments about the movie, ‘Angels & Demons’, which takes place in Vatican City: *sorta spoilery but not really* Mom: “Ooo.  That was a good movie.” Me: “Yeah?” Mom: “I really liked it.” Me: “Good!’ Mom: “Those Illuminati…  You know –…

G.I. Joe meets Deep Space Nine

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One of the things I noticed when I watched last summers blockbuster, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, was that the workers in the undersea MARS facility, seemed to be wearing Deep Space Nine era Starfleet uniforms.  I couldn’t prove…