Category Archives: Movies and TV

Super Review

I didn’t go into Super with any standing misconceptions. Though the concept of the film –a common day shlub donning a costume and becoming a real world “super hero”- was basically identical to that of Kick-Ass, one of my favorite … Continue reading

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A Further Lament for Star Wars

It seems almost pointless to complain about Star Wars anymore. Not because there isn’t anything to say, but because it’s already been said by so many people. Just about every site purporting to report on the nerd world has said … Continue reading

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Conan the Barbarian Review

I had the pleasure of attending a late showing of Conan the Barbarian on Friday night. I went with a friend who, about a year ago sat down with me to watch the John Milius version starring the indomitable Arnold … Continue reading

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Hard Candy Review

I like scary movies. It’s ironic because growing up, horror films were the one form of media violence I didn’t gorge myself on. You can place the blame for much of that firmly on my being a wuss when I … Continue reading

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Black Death Review

It’s hard to find a good medieval/fantasy action flick. Sure, previous years have been fairly kind. Not only did the 2000s bring us a well developed, quality film adaptation of The Lord of the Rings, but this last year brought … Continue reading

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The Batman Beyond Complete Collection and Why Everyone Should Buy It

I was at Best Buy this afternoon buying printer ink. With some time to kill afterward, I took to my usual ritual of admiring all the things that I can’t afford: so everything. This is always something of a masochistic … Continue reading

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