Month: April 2019

Review: National Geographic’s Hostile Planet And An Interview with Executive Producer Guillermo Navarro

Review: National Geographic’s Hostile Planet And An Interview with Executive Producer Guillermo Navarro A clip form Hostile Planet: Deserts which premieres Monday, April 29, 9/8c A moment from National Geographic’s Hostile Planet: Oceans: A mound of sand. A nose, eye. First from the predator’s point of view, sensing movement. A trickle of sand. The head emerges. […]

Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free

Review: Avengers: Endgame. Short and spoiler free Marvel Studios used Avengers: Endgame to wrap its love letter to fans of the 22 film cycle in a big bright bow. And as they clipped the wings of the nostalgia angels, they also released the franchise to take flight in the future. It was as though Captain […]

Review: Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Ends And Trek Limps Toward The Future

‘Such Sweet Sorrow, Part 2’– Ep#214 — Pictured (l-r): Samora Smallwood as Lt. Amin; Ethan Peck as Spock; Rebecca Romijn as Number One; Anson Mount as Captain Pike of the CBS All Access series STAR TREK: DISCOVERY. Photo Cr: Russ Martin/CBS ©2018 CBS Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Review: Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Ends […]

Game of Thrones Not Dethroned: Enjoy It By Making Snow Dragons in Your High Pile Carpet

Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 1 After a long hiatus Game of Thrones (GOT) returned to HBO with exactly the right tone, and with pitch-perfect assembly. A show like Game of Thrones is a puzzle, and it requires exacting attention to detail. How characters re-encounter each other, what they say or don’t say, who […]

American Idol Top 10 – Disney Night Preview

American Idol Top 10 – Disney Night Preview American Idol is airing coast-to-coast in order to cast a true, real-time nationwide vote. This week, American Idol‘s Top 10, are performing Disney classics. In an attempt to connect the synergistic dots between Disney, ABC, and  Idol, expect a trip to Disneyland matching last year’s show and a […]

New NSFW trailer for Amazon’s The Boys

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Welcome to Amazon’s version of superheroes with swearing, blood, guts, and hookups. There is a lot to unpack from this trailer. The Boys comes out on July 26th. I’m sure we will learn more about this series at San Diego Comic Con this year! The Boys was developed by Eric Kripke, Evan Goldberg, and Seth […]

Review: Unicorn Store

Unicorn Store | Netflix

Glitter, sparkles, acrylic paint, and rhinestones all make the beginnings of a quirky art project. Too bad, Brie Larson’s Kit couldn’t make a career out of it. In Unicorn Store, from Netflix, Kit is a flunked art student who is misunderstood by her teachers. She moves back in with her camp counselor parents to decide her next […]

Review: Kate Beckinsale Confronts Her Conflict in Amazon’s The Widow

Kate Beckinsale expands her repertoire in Amazon’s The Widow, which appeared a few weeks ago on Amazon, and is now available in the UK on ITV. Many familiar faces join Beckinsale in The Widow.  Set in Africa, The Widow focuses on Beckinsale’s Georgia Wells, a seeming widow to a man lost to risky non-profit work […]

Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: Episode IX!

Star Wars: Episode IX Teaser Trailer

Finally! We have a teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker! This film releases in late December. Following the death of Carrie Fisher, Lucasfilm announced that the film needed rewrites. The team behind mega-hit The Force Awakens refocused to create this new installment. Not much is shared in the trailer about the plot, but […]

Review: Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse (DVD). Bring Home The Trippy.

You already know it, but Spider-man Into the Spider-verse may well be the best Spider-man movie ever. Don’t get me wrong, I loved Homecoming, but Homecoming features an MCU Spider-man. Into the Spider-verse delivers a full-on graphic effects nod to the books. In fact, Into the Spider-verse more than nods to the books, it wraps […]