Review: Ender’s Game (2013)

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Mar 202014
 
Review: Ender's Game (2013)

Fifty years after Earth is attacked by an alien species, the human race is desperate to bring the war to a successful conclusion in Ender’s Game. While the initial invasion was stopped by a brave pilot, Mazer Rackham, who rammed his ship into the alien mother ship, Earth has decided that they need to recruit [Read more…]

Mar 072014
 
Review: Almost Human - Season One

I’ve always enjoyed near-future shows and movies, so I was excited when Almost Human was announced. I grew up watching buddy cop tv shows so a futuristic buddy cop show with one human partner and one robotic one was something I figured I would enjoy. The final ingredient was the show’s star, Karl Urban. I’m [Read more…]

Feb 152014
 
Review: Monsterama with Elvira (2004)

I’m a huge classic horror fan so I was excited when my brother snagged a dvd of Monsterama, a collection of short documentaries hosted by Elvira. Apparently these were shown on a horror channel called Monsters HD, which is now defunct. This dvd has a collection of twelve segments, each lasting anywhere from ten to [Read more…]

Feb 132014
 
Review: Sleepy Hollow - Season One

I’m always been interested on twists done to a classic story, so I looked forward to seeing what Fox would do with Sleepy Hollow. Based upon the classic tale by Washington Irving of Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman, the tv series takes the source material as inspiration and really expounds upon it. The premise [Read more…]

Feb 052014
 
Review: The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug

The second installment of The Hobbit trilogy is ending its run in theaters and I finally was able to go and see it. I had hopes that The Desolation of Smaug would be better than the first installment of The Hobbit, so my hopes were raised before I went in. While The Hobbit was originally [Read more…]