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Aaron Dennis2 years ago
Crystalis for the NES
Crystalis, originally called God Slayer: Haruka Tenkū no Sonata, was released by SNK in 1990. The story begins in 1997, because that was like so far in the future waaay back then, and war engulfs the ...
Rich Monetti2 years ago
Tate Donovan Switches TV/Film Gears for Broadway
Tate Donovan landed his first major film credit alongside John Cryer and Demi Moore in the 1984 comedy No Small Affair. He followed the introduction up with larger roles in Space Camp, Clean and Sober...
Sean Patrick2 years ago
Roxanne, Pratfall-A-Rama and What Might Have Been
Why don’t I love “Roxanne” anymore? The Steve Martin-Darryl Hannah comedy is turning 30 years old this week and will be featured on this week’s I Hate Critics movie review podcast which is being dedicated to the work of Steve Martin, featuring a Steve Martin Top 5 and “The Jerk” as this week’s I Hate Critics Undisputed Classic. So, of course, I watched “Roxanne” and the film left me only mildly amused at best, deeply disappointed at worst. This confused me because my memory of the film, from bei...
Loni Beach2 years ago
10 Things DC Wants You To Forget About Harley Quinn
Today we are going over ten things DC wants you to forget about Harley Quinn. So, without further ado let's get straight on to the list with number 10.
Joanna White2 years ago
Shadowhunters
Shadowhunters season 2 episode 11, "Mea Maxima Culpa" left me breathless. *** WARNING SPOILERS BELOW. READ AT YOUR OWN PERIL*** Here are my thoughts (not nessesarily in order of the events that happen...
American Cinema, Technology and Cyborg Embodiment
Wall-e (Benjamin A. Burtt) is an animation about a robot named Wall-e the last of his kind whose ‘directive’ is to clean the earth because it has become uninhabitable for humans. Wall-e has developed ...
Dre Joseph2 years ago
Black Panther is Coming Y'all
There is no other way to say it. This movie is going to be the biggest and most important movie of the superhero genre. Period. This is the first time Marvel Studios will be presenting a film with a nearly all-black cast. I mean, My God? Some of the most winningest Hollywood dramas, based on real-life events, can say that! FACTS. This is an extremely powerful cultural moment for Africa and the entire African diaspora. Why? Because, for centuries, we were represented as either uncivilized slaves,...
Tomás Brandão2 years ago
Me and Cinema...It's Complicated
Like many of you, I like going to the movies. What a shocker...(a little-known secret I also enjoy other things like watching television and stuff like that but don't go around letting anyone). I conn...
James Giles2 years ago
Twin Peaks 2017: The Gifted and The Damned
Twin Peaks: The Return Parts 5&6, titled 'Case Files' and 'Don't Die' respectively, continue the trend of using a variety of digital techniques to enhance the visual storytelling; here I'll be taking ...
Should We Let Technology Take Over?
Digital technology has always fascinated me, especially the speed with which it has changed and improved, in my lifetime. "Technology is the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes,...
The Chairport2 years ago
All Eyez On Me Review
2016's Straight Outta Compton was a huge success, both fans and critics loved it. Now this year’s Straight Outta Compton is All Eyez on Me, the bio-drama about Tupac’s life. These films are clearly st...
Joshua Yancey2 years ago
5 Media Trends That Will Reshape Entertainment
In 1968, a documentary was released entitled The Shape of Films to Come. It was an overview of the film entries for Expo ’67 and its various attempts to predict the future of cinema, both technically ...
North Brothers2 years ago
Nocturnal Animals Review
Director: Tom Ford Writers: Tom Ford (screenplay), Austin Wright (novel) Stars: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon Genre: Drama, Thriller Nocturnal Animals was nominated for an Oscar (2017): ...
Jason Schwartz2 years ago
Terrible Movies That Should Have Been Great
Movie making is a complex art. It takes more than a good idea to make a good movie. There are plenty of great ideas that end up being terrible movies. Whether it's the writing, acting or poor pacing, ...
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Tyler Selig2 years ago
The Nintendo Switch Is Fantastic
Let's just get this out of the way: Nintendo is a frustrating company. For every good move they make, it seems like they take a couple steps back. They don't understand the internet, they have a goldm...
Loni Beach2 years ago
My Review of 'The Belko Experiment'
The Belko Experiment comes to us from the director of Wolf Creek and The Darkness and is written by James Gunn of Guardians of the Galaxy fame. This film is about 80 employees and a small office build...
NorViance Henry2 years ago
Jellybean Dream Anthology
Limited digital sale of anthology can't be missed!!!
Dan Guinness2 years ago
Could 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' Be the Key to the Future of the MCU?
Now you might be thinking; ‘how on earth could an animated film from 1988 have any relevance to the MCU – the biggest movie franchise on the planet’? Well hear me out for a minute. On paper, Who Frame...