Yesterday I listed a bunch of things about 2022 that I’m looking forward to–“shallow” things if you will, such as movies and TV shows.
Not wanting 2021 to feel left out, now we’ll also list similarly shallow things that the year gave us that I watched and mostly enjoyed. Twenty-one things specifically, in a rough countdown style…
There may be a few spoilers here if there are things you haven’t seen yet.
Continue reading 2021 – Things I Enjoyed (to some degree)
Every week in 2018, the plan is that my friend Rod is going to ask me some geeky question that will answer in a post. This week is Week #34, and this week’s question breaks away from comic books for the first time in a while.
What are some of the best and worst uses of tornadoes in movies?
Continue reading Weekly Geeky Question #34: The Best & Worst of Cinematic Tornadoes
Every week in 2018, the plan is that my friend Rod is going to ask me some geeky question that will answer in a post. This week is Week #8, and the question is a simple one…
What are the ten most atrocious, terrible adaptations to TV or film of either a storyline or character from comic books, novels, or other forms of media?
Continue reading Weekly Geeky Question #8: Bad Adaptations
It wasn’t that long ago that the idea of going to see a big budget Justice League would have seemed like utter nonsense. But now we live in that word, where the number of superhero films that we have all seen is growing exponentially, and they aren’t just about Superman or Batman, but now Superman and Batman. And their friends. Continue reading Justice League
What are you looking for in a film that you want to watch on a first date? Maybe something funny? Something romantic? Or something a bit scary, in order to facilitate cuddles? Continue reading 47 Movie Blogs #42 – Movie Recommendations for a First Date
It’s oft been quoted, “The books is better,” but is that really true? Or is the issue simply that the book came first, establishing expectations that the subsequent movie simply couldn’t live up to? Continue reading 47 Movie Blogs #22 – Interesting Adaptations
When I saw Batman v. Superman a little while ago, I went with three friends who are all into films as well, and who mostly are also into comic books. After it was over, we avoided talking about the movie until we had a chance to gather in McDonald’s over burgers, ice cream and coffee and poured out our opinions. And for added novelty, we decided to record the whole thing on my cell phone.
Continue reading Batman v Superman – Four Friends Rant & Ruminate