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Reviews of the top geek movies, tv, and books in the industry.

Jonathan Sim4 minutes ago
'The Lion King' Provides Astounding Visuals, But Is a Soulless Carbon Copy of Its Superior Source Material
When animated Disney movies make money, those movies become live-action remakes. And then the remakes make money as well. And so, we are all connected in the great circle of financial gain.
Margaret Minnicks16 hours ago
Netflix's Movie Review: 'Secret Obsession'
Secret Obsession was released on Netflix on July 18, 2019. If you like psychological thriller films, this is one to watch. The 97-minute movie has three talented actors including Brenda Song, Mike Vog...
Matthew Trundle16 hours ago
'Can You Ever Forgive Me?' Is the Most Underrated Oscar-Nominated Film of the Year
This year’s Oscars saw some of the world’s most popular films actually be nominated in the best picture whether they merited a nomination or not. It achieved an enormous amount of media coverage for d...
Anna Cheney17 hours ago
'Magnolia' Film Review
Paul Thomas Anderson’s Magnolia comprises multiple co-existent storylines, which are ultimately intertwined in different ways. The characters are tethered to each other somehow through various relatio...
My Viewing This Stevening... 'The Lion King' Remake
Back when the remake was announced a few years ago, there was instant concern about how Disney would actually manage to capture the sheer greatness that was the original animated classic. Yet another ...
A. D. Cullum17 hours ago
Cinema Trips 'The Lion King' 2019
This piece is about the 2019 remake of the 1994 classic Disney animation, made by Disney. The film is directed by Jon Favreau (Ironman, The Jungle Book), and is animated to be a hyper realistic versio...
Will Jack17 hours ago
'Batman: Hush', Spoiler Free Review
Batman: Hush is a 2019 direct-to-video animated superhero movie set in the DC universe. It is based on a comic story of the same name written by Jeph Loeb which began in December 2002 and concluded in...
Selena Vazquez19 hours ago
'RocketMan' Spoiler Review
Overview This is a positive review, because I thoroughly enjoyed this movie, and I will talk about it more in depth. Also this is not a spoiler free review so read at your own risk. The Rocketman film...
Steven Shinder20 hours ago
'The Lion King' Remake Proves That the Original Is Still King
The Lion King is the latest offering from Disney's line of remakes. This photo-realistic computer animated film is directed by Jon Favreau, who previously directed Disney's 2016 adaptation of The Jung...
Trevor Wellsa day ago
Lifetime Review: 'Sorority Nightmare'
Two years after her sister Jill was killed in a crash while picking her up from a night of drunken partying, Sarah Marsh (Sierra McCormick) is off to college ready to focus on her future as her sister...
A. D. Cullum2 days ago
Watching 'Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms' a Year Later, and Thinking About the Progression of Time as a Whole
At this point, it has been over a year since I watched Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms in the cinema; and since my initial review of the film, I have now written 85 posts on Vocal. To think th...
Dakota Thomas 3 days ago
'Euphoria' Ep. 2 Recap and Review
I recently did a review and small character analysis of the new Euphoria series, Euphoria starring Zendaya, and I thought along with doing a big picture review I'd an episode recap for those who haven...
Q-ell Betton3 days ago
'The Little Hours'—Review​ (Netflix)
When servant, Massetto (Dave Franco), is caught having an affair with Francesca (Laura Weedman), the wife of his master, Lord Bruno (Nick Offerman), he is forced to flee rather than be put to death or...
Jonathan Sim4 days ago
'The Farewell' Is an Emotional, Beautifully Crafted Comedy-Drama that Hits All the Right Notes
I'm Asian, and therefore, this movie is the greatest movie ever made. It cured cancer, made puppies even cuter, ended global warming, and created world peace. End of review.
Trevor Wells4 days ago
Hallmark Review: 'A Lesson in Romance'
Megan Mills' (Kristy Swanson) career oriented ways seem to have finally paid off for her, as after her boss sells the company in a merger, she's left ten million dollars richer and with a prestigious ...
A. D. Cullum4 days ago
Watching 'Silver Spoon' Season 2
The second season of Silver Spoon picks up where the first season left off and carries on the story of Hachiken, Mikage, and their friends trying to live through their first year in the agricultural h...
Jonathan Sim6 days ago
'Stuber' Is an Entertaining Action Comedy That Doesn't Quite Reach Its Full Potential
After watching this movie, I decided to take a Lyft home. Go ahead. You can laugh, I don't mind. Nothing? Well, alright then.
Trevor Wells6 days ago
Lifetime Review: 'Stalked by My Doctor: A Sleepwalker's Nightmare'
After his latest escape from the law, Dr. Albert Beck (Eric Roberts) finds himself busing tables under his new alias as he lies low from the authorities. But after an encounter with Dr. Tanner (Clayto...