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Doctor Who: The Caretaker Review

The Caretaker was a bit of a throwback to the RTD era of New Who. The monster doesn’t matter much. Our attention is focused solely on the people of the story. 759 more words

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Burton's Five Best

After watching the trailer for his knew film Big Eyes, I was reminded of why I used to really like Tim Burton. No matter how bizarre, his films are capable of carrying a sweet and genuine soul that is only strengthened by his unique vision, and that can be enchanting to witness. 708 more words

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Doctor Who Review: Time Heist

Time Heist is very entertaining. A straightforward adventure story with enough of a spin to keep it interesting. At no point does it become pointlessly complicated or repetitive. 447 more words

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Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER Book Profile: Intro

This weekend marks the ten year anniversary of the completion of the DARK TOWER series.  I know what you’re all thinking: I already wrote a long, 4-part look… 358 more words

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Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER Book Profile: THE GUNSLINGER

Year Published: Serialized from 1978-81, Original Edition: 1982, Revised Edition: 2003

“Re” Word: Resumption

Dedication: “To ED FERMAN who took a chance on these stories… 1,172 more words

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Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER Book Profile: THE DRAWING OF THE THREE

Year Published: 1987

“Re” Word: Renewal

Dedication: “To Don Grant, who’s taken on these novels, one by one.”

A very clever dedication, paying homage to the previous novel, and acknowledging that this story has graduated from a cycle of short stories to a series of novels. 1,029 more words

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Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER Book Profile: THE WASTE LANDS

Year Published: 1991

“Re” Word: Redemption

Dedication: “This third volume of the tale is gratefully dedicated to my son: OWEN PHILLIP KING: Khef, Ka, and Ka-tet.” … 1,135 more words

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