Bullet To The Head Review: Stallone Again, Naturally

Posted by on Feb 10, 2013 in feature overlay, Movies | 2 comments

By all counts, Bullet To The Head should be an awful movie. A schlocky shit-show that has no redeeming qualities. Hell, those seemed to...

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Conan the Barbarian Review: So Bad, the Credits are Burning

Posted by on Aug 22, 2011 in feature overlay, Movies | 8 comments

Sometimes the most frustrating experience of watching a movie can be when you realize how much just another draft at the script could’ve really helped the final product. You can see glimmers of a better film hidden in the story, and a few uneasy elements that could be reworked into something grander. But, sometimes, a movie is just crap. This week, that movie is Conan the Barbarian.

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Comic-Con 2011: Game of Thrones Panel

Posted by on Jul 23, 2011 in feature overlay, Television | 0 comments

Game of Thrones writer George R.R. Martin graced San Diego Comic-Con attendees Friday afternoon with his presence as he moderated the much...

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Game of Thrones Review: Battle Plans and Endsongs

Posted by on Jun 20, 2011 in feature overlay, Television | 14 comments

It’s finale time in Westeros! When a show comes to the close of its season, a true test to the quality of the storytelling in my opinion is just how eagerly you’re left wanting more. Sometimes I find myself ready for a short break, like when an overwhelming friend leaves after a prolonged visit. Other finales leave me feeling frustrated and confused, abruptly abandoning me like last season’s True Blood ender. But, there are those few that can leave you almost spellbound in your anticipation of the next chapter.

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Game of Thrones Review: Everything Has Its Price

Posted by on Jun 14, 2011 in Television | 16 comments

After this week in Westeros, nothing will be the same. Robb Stark moves his banner men forward on the Lannister camp, while Tywin splits his army between Jaime and himself, with Tyrion preparing for his first taste of battle. Elsewhere, things are not looking so great for Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) and her place with the Dothraki and Jon Snow starts to doubt his calling with the Night’s Watch. But, if there’s one thing you can be sure of, it’s that the tides of war can turn unexpectedly fast.

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