Category Archives: Movies

Arrival

Good sci-fi is hard to come by because it’s a difficult genre to crack. But when it happens, man is it a treat. Arrival is one such success. When 12 alien space craft land on Earth, humanity is put on … Continue reading

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Logan

Logan is the Wolverine movie I’ve always wanted. Shockingly good. Easily the best X-Men related movie Fox has made to date, this is the kind of story telling the mutant side of Marvel desperately needs. Set in 2029, Logan is … Continue reading

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Movie Menagerie 6

Jason Bourne- Overall, the Bourne series is very good. I liked the last one with Jeremy Renner. After Matt Damon backed away, I think they came up with a smart angle for Legacy to keep the franchise going without him. This … Continue reading

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Okja

Director Bong Joon Ho’s last film, Snowpiercer knocked my socks off so I was really looking forward to this one. As a whole, it delivered, but there are some weird choices. Okja is a super pig, a new kind of animal … Continue reading

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TV and movie round up

Orange is the New Black- Season 5 was overall good. It felt rather slow as a whole (a problem of too many characters) with bits of greatness spread around. The last three episodes felt like the best and most engaging part … Continue reading

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Wonder Woman

Let’s get it out of the way in the opening sentence: Wonder Woman is the best DC movie since The Dark Knight. Wonder Woman and the quality that this film brings to DC fans has been long overdue (to put … Continue reading

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Doctor Strange

The introduction to magic in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. I’m not a Doctor Strange fan as I’ve never touched one of his books, so I went into this with a blank slate. Doctor Strange is good. That’s how I felt about … Continue reading

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The season is over.

Rangers lose to Ottowa 4-2. Incredibly disappointing to say the least. It should have been 4-1 Rangers. At their best, this team had the real chance of a solid run to at least the conference finals. Winning the Cup, always … Continue reading

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TV Update

Quick hits to play catch up! Face Off- Terrific season. With an All Star cast the talent pool was really high right from the start and that left a killer final 3. Probably the best finale in terms of quality of … Continue reading

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The draw to go back to the world of Harry Potter is a strong one. I’ve always thought author JK Rowling would produce more Potter material for movies, I just never thought she’d open that door using a character that … Continue reading

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Justice League (2017) Full Trailer

The hype for Aquaman is real.

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Kubo and the Two Strings

The men and women at Laika have been pushing the boundaries of stop motion animation for a decade. Kubo and the Two Strings is their latest triumph. A boy living in a cave on the outskirts of town with his … Continue reading

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