Into Familiarity – Star Trek Into Darkness Movie Review

While I am a lifelong fan of the original Star Trek TV series and movies, as well as an occasional viewer of the spinoffs up until the abortion that was Voyager, I could never claim to be a Trekkie of any sort. I am, however, well-versed in the lore and hold the adventures of Captain […]

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May 18, 2013 at 9:07 pm

Cliche Jamboree: American Horror Story TV Review

I have never watched an episode of Glee, I’m proud to say, nor was I a fan of the FX drama Nip/Tuck. The new FX horror drama from the creators of both those shows, American Horror Story, began this week. The show has been heavily promoted on the network and elsewhere, with much of the […]

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October 8, 2011 at 6:42 pm

Source Code Review: Trailer Injustice

Somewhere along the way, the marketing department for the movie Source Code had to have watched the movie. It’s practically a requirement to at least have some passing familiarity with the subject in order to build an audience for that subject. So with that in mind, I cannot for the life of me figure out […]

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September 18, 2011 at 4:23 pm

Going the Distance Review: The RomCom Principle

I have a secret to tell. I actually like romantic comedies. Ok, let me rephrase that. I like GOOD romantic comedies, of which there are very very few. Hollywood has a tendency to find a successful formula and then rehash that formula with blatant disregard for anything approaching artistic merit, and the romcom genre is […]

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September 13, 2011 at 2:57 pm