Movies & TV

[Reviews] Movie Review: Silver Linings Playbook

[Reviews] Movie Review: Silver Linings Playbook

It doesn’t take much to make a story feel fresh. Take the concept of a time-honored romantic tale, then start it in a mental hospital, focusing on a penitent hero with a difficult past, some major mistakes, and scars to(…)

[Reviews] Movie Review: How to Train Your Dragon (mild spoilers)

[Reviews] Movie Review: How to Train Your Dragon (mild spoilers)

Numerous tasks and technical issues have prevented me from being able to cover all of the movies I’d planned to get to, so I am going to end my spotlight on computer-generated films on a high note, with my favorite(…)

[Reviews] Movie Review: Unstoppable (2010)

[Reviews] Movie Review: Unstoppable (2010)

A pitch-perfect action film, Unstoppable is a runaway-train story based on the CSX Locomotive No. 8888 incident. An enormous, fast-moving, and unmanned vehicle is carrying dangerous chemicals toward a heavily populated city, and it’s up to our heroes to save(…)

Kili used to be an adventurer until he took an arrow in the knee. Or, “How I Learned to Keep Worrying and Hate Tauriel”

Kili used to be an adventurer until he took an arrow in the knee. Or, “How I Learned to Keep Worrying and Hate Tauriel”

Warning Major Spoilers to Follow The Hobbit The Desolation Of Smaug has now been out for a few weeks and has done quite well for itself maintaining the number one spot a while and generating the word that it is(…)