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Into the depths of ‘The Shape of Water’ with Guillermo del Toro

| December 13, 2017
Into the depths of ‘The Shape of Water’ with Guillermo del Toro

Guillermo del Toro is one of the most respected filmmakers in the entire film industry, but his work on his new film, “The Shape of Water,” has taken him to new heights from critics and filmgoers alike. Set during the Cold War and focusing on a mute janitor in a government facility, Elisa (Sally Hawkins), […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Runaways’ – ‘Kingdom’

| December 13, 2017
TV REVIEW: ‘The Runaways’ – ‘Kingdom’

Spoiler Warning for Season 1, Episode 4 of Hulu’s “The Runaways” The recent episode of “The Runaways” is by far the best one yet. No more secrets are held and everyone lays their cards out on the table. We start off this episode with a flashback from 18 years ago. We see Geoffrey Wilder in […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ is a wickedly out-of-this-world rollercoaster epic

| December 12, 2017
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ is a wickedly out-of-this-world rollercoaster epic

There will be NO SPOILERS in this review, but I will discuss some basic plot points. If you, like me, want to go into the film with little to no knowledge of the plot at all, please stop reading here, go see the film immediately and come back. It’s here. After two arduous years of […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead’ – ‘How It’s Gotta Be’

| December 11, 2017
TV REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead’ – ‘How It’s Gotta Be’

MAJOR Spoiler Warning for the Mid-Season Finale (Season 8, Episode 8) of “The Walking Dead,” as well as all episodes of the previous seasons. Certain spoilers from the graphic novel series will also be discussed. Death is constant. Death is painful. Death is cathartic. Death is and always has been a necessary aspect of “The […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘outfoX’

| December 8, 2017
TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘outfoX’

Spoilers Ahead for “The Gifted” Season 1, Episode 9 This week’s episode starts off with a flashback to about a year ago of the Strucker family at a park having a picnic. Andy tries to teach his sister Lauren how to skateboard, but she looses her footing and falls off. Andy grabs her hand to […]

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Jazzy Nights

| December 8, 2017
Jazzy Nights

Let me get this out of the way, this was the very first time I have gone out and watched the Jazz Ensemble. This was built out of curiosity since I have a liking for Jazz music. And boy, this was something that I was glad I got a chance to check out. On Dec. […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Disaster Artist’ is a keenly crafted love letter to trash cinema

| December 7, 2017
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Disaster Artist’ is a keenly crafted love letter to trash cinema

I never actually saw “The Room” until this last March. During my Spring Break trip to New York, on a snowy, wet day, my friend decided that it was the perfect time to expose me to the pinnacle of trash cinema. I’m not someone who particularly likes laughing at bad movies, as I like to […]

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Experiencing The Defiant Requiem

| December 5, 2017
Experiencing The Defiant Requiem

The Holocaust was a dark time for the world. It was marred by constant death, torture, hunger, neglect and overall suffering. As time goes on, we learn more of the testimonials and the experiences of those that were subject to its atrocities. Through this chaos, we do hear of a few concentration camps that had […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Titanic’ in Dolby Cinema spruces up one of the finest films of all time

| December 5, 2017
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Titanic’ in Dolby Cinema spruces up one of the finest films of all time

In anticipation of the film’s 20th anniversary on Dec. 19, Paramount Pictures has re-released the 1997 disaster romance epic “Titanic” into Dolby Vision theaters for one week. Remastered in the highest-quality digital format a film can go into, the film represents a great leap in the film’s picture quality, providing audiences with the utmost clarity […]

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Diving into the magic of ‘Lady Bird’ with Greta Gerwig

| December 4, 2017
Diving into the magic of ‘Lady Bird’ with Greta Gerwig

“Lady Bird” is having a really great time right now. It’s officially the highest rated film of all time on Rotten Tomatoes, with a perfect 100% rating with over 187 official reviews counted. Star Saoirse Ronan just had a successful run hosting “Saturday Night Live” for the first time. The indie film in its short, […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead’ – ‘Time for After’

| December 4, 2017
TV REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead’ – ‘Time for After’

Spoiler Warning for Season 8, Episode 7 of “The Walking Dead,” as well as all episodes of the previous seasons. Certain spoilers from the graphic novel series will also be discussed. As All Out War rages on, “The Walking Dead” hits a bit of a rough patch with the weakest episode of Season 8. Daryl’s […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Runaways’ – ‘Fifteen’

| December 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The Runaways’ – ‘Fifteen’

Spoiler Warning for Season 1, Episode 4 of Hulu’s “The Runaways” I would have to say this week’s episode of “The Runaways” was the best one yet. So much happened and we got a mini fight scene in this episode, so it’s really good. This episode starts off with a flashback of the day Nico’s […]

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A Night of Shakespearean Greatness

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
A Night of Shakespearean Greatness

When you first think about playwrights and theater in general, one of the first names that always comes to mind is William Shakespeare and his many great works over his lifetime. One of his less known works “Measure for Measure” is rarely talked about and rarely is adapted to the stage by theatrical groups due […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘The Pact’ & ‘The Fractured Mask’

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘The Pact’ & ‘The Fractured Mask’

Warning: Spoilers for “The Pact” & “The Fractured Mask,” as well as previous episodes of “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. After a disappointing conclusion to Telltale’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” series, I had almost forgotten how good a game from them could be. The latest two episodes of their “Batman: The Enemy Within” series serve […]

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