Movies

31 Days of Horror 2018: Day 3- Before I Wake

Day 3 on our journey through the strange and wonderful, and today’s feature is the 2016 film Before I Wake. The film follows a couple, Jessie and Mark (Kate Bosworth and Thomas Jane), who have lost their son to a tragic a...


31 Days of Horror 2018- Jigsaw

It’s October, and that means it’s time for another round of 31 Days of Horror, where I watch a horror film a day, give a brief but not full review, and then my thoughts on the film. I try not to repeat films I’...


The Shining and Toxic Masculinity

Stephen King’s 1977 best-selling novel, The Shining, and its subsequent 1980 film adaptation, directed by Stanley Kubrick, have been heralded as landmarks in horror literature and cinema. Both the novel and the film cente...



Deadpool 2 Review

I’m going to keep this review fairly spoiler-free and in brood strokes because comedies live and die on their comedy, and retelling jokes does no one any favors. Suffice to say, if you liked the first Deadpool, you’...


Solo: A Star Wars Story Review

The legend of Han Solo has, like many other tales and modern myths, morphed beyond the fictional man in a way that sorta seems to forget and omit the somewhat slapstick, fairly goofy, and overall improvisational nature of the f...