Author: Daniel W. Rasmus

Managing Editor at BestEntertainmentReviews.com and Founder and Principal Analyst at Serious Insights LLC.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Star Trek: Discovery — My Red Angel Issues.

Star Trek: Discovery continues to offer the best looking Star Trek ever, but the writing continues to take the show where no Star Trek has gone before. Star Trek was built on a foundation of hard science fiction, not the magic of fantasy. Star Trek TOS occasionally touched on fantasy: a planet the fulfills wishes, […]

Jelly Belly Artist Kristen Cumings Sticks with J.K. Rowling Inspired Art at ECCC 2019

Jelly Belly Artist Kristen Cumings Sticks with J.K. Rowling Inspired Art at ECCC 2019 Once again, Kristen Cumings brought her painted portraits to Emerald City Comic Con. Here inspiration this year, J.K. Rowling’s world of Harry Potter. On display was a completed portrait of Ron Wesley. During the show, Cumings worked on her Hermione Granger portrait. […]

Funko’s New App Debuts at Emerald City Comic Con

Funko launched an app with the intention of capturing the pulse of the market for its vinyl figures and other products. Known for now simply as the “New Funko App,” the app allows collectors to create inventories of their collections and then track their prices. The app replaces the “old” Funko app and can import […]

Seattle’s Emerald City Comic Con Starts Tomorrow: What and Who to Expect #ECCC2019

ECCC 2019 Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC) returns to Seattle for the seventeenth year tomorrow. The show will run from Thursday, March 14 through Sunday, March 17. For all the details, visit the ECCC 2019 website. Also, download the app (which has proven a bit glitchy in the early going around scheduling, where it fails […]

America’s Got Talent: The Champions Reveals The Best of the Best [Video]

America’s Got Talent: The Champions Reveals The Best of the Best NBC’s America’s Got Talent continues to demonstrate its commitment to the “bigger America” by hosting America’s Got Talent: The Champions which over the last several weeks has honed down winners and wildcards from the global shows, including the U.S. and the U.K. Key highlights […]

The Magicians Interviews 2018: Comic-Con International: San Diego

Cover photo credit and caption: COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “The Magicians Press Room” — Pictured: (l-r) Hale Appleman, Stella Maeve, Jason Ralph, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Sera Gamble, John McNamara — (Photo by: Tibrina Hobson/SYFY) The Magicians Interviews 2018 Now that we are into Season 4 of SyFy’s magicians, these interviews from Comic-Con International: San Diego […]