Jun 212015
 
Remembering My Dad on Father's Day

Today is Father’s Day where we give thanks to the men who raised us. I would like to take this time to talk about my father and give credit to him for being a large part of who I am today. The impact he had upon my life is tremendous, and he is one of [Read more…]

Jun 112015
 
Christopher Lee Passes Away at Age 93

Sad news today as it’s being reported that the mighty Christopher Lee passed away a few days ago at the age of 93. Like many of those of my generation, my introduction to him was through the many Hammer horror films that he made, especially the Dracula movies. While Bela Lugosi will always be my [Read more…]

Jun 102015
 
Chewbacca Script Shows Han Shot First

One of the most discussed and hated bits about the special edition of Star Wars is where George Lucas changed the scene where Han Solo killed Greedo in the cantina. As someone who saw the original movie during it’s initial theatrical run in 1977, I can say that this scene was pivotal in showing that [Read more…]

Jun 022015
 
The Horror of a Big Trouble in Little China Remake

An ominous rumbling began to be heard yesterday across the internet. At first, I ignored and discounted it, but then enough people starting linking to news stories that I was compelled to verify the truth. To my everlasting horror, it was true that there was serious talk about a Big Trouble in Little China remake. [Read more…]

May 272015
 
Not All Geeks Are The Same

An interesting thing happened a few years ago at a Dragon Panel I was attending. The purpose of the panel was to essentially chew out the SyFy channel over their numerous shortcomings, especially how they viewed their target audience. It was a fun panel with people in the crowd giving their two cents. I particularly [Read more…]

May 232015
 
Mad Max: Fury Road Review (2015)

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 35 years since the last Mad Max film. The creator of the franchise, George Miller, is back with Mad Max: Fury Road with Tom Hardy taking over the signature role from Mel Gibson. It’s been far too long since an epic post-apocalyptic movie came out, and the trailers [Read more…]