Aside from the obvious (Rogue One) there aren’t a lot of movies scheduled to hit theaters in the next month; that I am excited about. One film that does look fun is passengers, starring Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence. I guess I’m a sucker for Space Opera. What movies are on your must see list?
When I first learned this adaptation of “Ghost in the Shell” was in production with Scarlett Johansson in the lead roll, I was somewhat disappointed. All I could think was “great, More Hollywood white-washing.” After seeing the short teasers and a behind the scenes/b-roll clip, I’m sold. This has the potential to be amazing. Mamoru […]
Suddenly, the fascist Military Federation from Starship Troopers doesn’t sound so bad. Let’s sum up. This year we explored the failure of democracy; How the social scientists brought our world to the brink of chaos. We talked about the veterans, how they took control and imposed the stability that has lasted for generations since. Jean […]
Very few things in recent memory have unfolded in the manor we imagined they may. Who seriously thought “President Trump” would be a thing? I’m not kidding. At the time of the 2012 election, who would have assumed that the mention of a possible Trump candidacy as anything more than the usual Trump bluster? It […]
For reasons I may never truly understand, ParticleShock Actual decided my life wouldn’t be complete without witnessing the cinematic masterpiece that is “Tusk”.
For as long as American film makers have been trying to make Godzilla movies, I have maintained that Godzilla should be left to TOHO Japan. Well … I just saw the trailer for TOHO’s “Godzilla Resurgence” and it looks gross … in a bad way. I feel like somebody at TOHO watched too much “Attack On Titan”. Very poor. could do better.
I’m listening to coverage of the Tour De France in the background. I don’t know why, That’s just what was on the television when I turned it on. I wasn’t actually paying attention but I heard one of the commentators mention “doping”. That caught my attention because John Oliver recently talked about doping and performance […]
I was pretty excited to learn that SyFy has ordered a second season of The Expanse, a series that, in its first season, served up a winning recipe of interplanetary intrigue with overtones of oppression and conspiracy. The network must have been satisfied with the performance of the first season as they have increased the […]
It’s sad when a good TV series comes to an end. Person of Interest had become one of my favorites and I was saddened to learn it was ending