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Midi-Chlorians

When critics compile a list of reasons to prove that George Lucas ruined their childhoods, midi-chlorians are always in the running for most egregious wrong.  In many ways, these microscopic beings are a microcosm of the prequels themselves.  473 more words

Alias Season 1

I wanted to get back into the swing of things by writing about television again. This time I decided to find a show that I’d never watched prior to this. 1,839 more words

2000's

The crafted thrill of "10 Cloverfield Lane"

Directed by Dan Trachtenberg, 10 Cloverfield Lane shares a few striking similarities to two other films I’ve reviewed this year: Green Room and The Shallows… 1,135 more words

2016

REVIEW: 11.22.63 (2016 - Mini-Series)

The following is a quick review of 11.22.63 – a Hulu limited series based on the Stephen King novel.

Everyone knows who Stephen King is. You may not have read his novels. 443 more words

Reviews

10 Cloverfield Lane (Non-Spoiler Review)

It’s difficult to review a film like 10 Cloverfield Lane because the film is best experienced when the viewer has no earthly idea what it is about. 295 more words

Horror

Star Trek Beyond: Hopes & Expectations

Star Trek Beyond: Hopes & Expectations

Attention—spoilers for Star Trek: The Future Begins & Star Trek Into Darkness

Although I’ve always considered myself to be more of a  1,230 more words

Beyond

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

(**1/2 out of ****)

Synopsis: After traversing the vastness of the galaxy for an indeterminate period of time, Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) and the USS Enterprise gang seek retreat and relaxation on the Yorktown space station. 825 more words

Sequel