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

Shain Thomas10 days ago
'Four Weddings and a Funeral': S01.E05. "Love, Chalet"
The latest episode of Four Weddings and a Funeral lands on Hulu today, Wed., 7 August 2019. With the closing scene of "The Winner Takes It All" brings back memories of how the 1994 Mike Newell directe...
A. D. Cullum10 days ago
'Violet Evergarden'—Episode 2
This episode starts with Violet being introduced to the three other Doll’s that she will be working with when it comes to writing letters. Each one of the dolls has a distinct personality and distinct...
A. D. Cullum10 days ago
'Violet Evergarden'—Episode 1
It has been six months since I watched Violet Evergarden for the first time, and wrote about it here. Since then, the show has been on my mind in one way or another; and with the recent events that tr...
A. D. Cullum11 days ago
Watching 'Kakegurui' Season 2 Episode 5
Right, so, the clan in white did not exactly make the grand appearance that I was expecting them to make. Instead they made a subtle entrance trying to recruit Mary for something or another. That bein...
Steven Shinder11 days ago
Does 'Gotham' Prove That 'Batman' Can Work as a Live-Action Show?
Many people have compared the actors who have played Batman in live-action films. And just recently, fans have been debating whether or not Robert Pattinson is a good choice for Matt Reeves' The Batma...
Wen Long Chan11 days ago
'Euphoria' Season 1: A Teenager's Perspective
Euphoria, starring Zendaya, is a TV series on HBO that channels in on the untold life of teenagers and their individual struggles with drugs, sex, and violence. Each episode of the series introduces u...
Trevor Wells11 days ago
Film Review: 'Donovan Reid'
Late one night, a mute young man (Weston Lee Ball) enters a police station, writing out a note claiming to be Donovan Reid—a young boy who disappeared ten years prior. The news of their son's apparent...
Marielle Sabbag11 days ago
'I Am Mother' - A Movie Review
It’s not every day you get to act alongside a robot. It’s only a matter of time before they take over the world. I Am Mother is a Netflix sci-fi film about a cyborg raising a human daughter. Telling h...
A. D. Cullum11 days ago
Watching 'Kakegurui' Season 2 Episode 4
The penultimate episode of the season spent its time gearing up for the finale of the season. The original characters that were brought in, in the second episode, make a return for all of a few second...
Score Review - 'Avengers: Endgame'
Alan Silvestri's sweeping, unflinchingly epic score to the mega-hit Marvel's Avengers: Endgame, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, brings to mind the mythic legends of old. As the era of superhero fil...
A. D. Cullum12 days ago
Watching 'Hal'
Hal is one of the first projects done by studio Wit (Attack on Titan, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress), a studio under the Production IG banner set up by a group of animators from Production IG itself. ...
Ashley Clouse12 days ago
'Spirited Away'
As the first Ghibli film I ever saw, I asked my roommate what she spiked my coffee with. Don't worry, I love this movie now that I have sat down and appreciated this artistry for what it is; definitel...
A. D. Cullum12 days ago
Watching 'Kakegurui' Season 2 Episode 3
As a graduating film student, that has made his fair share of media, I can only hope that I manage to make something as glorious as this show. This show tries its best to be an anime as opposed to som...
Q-ell Betton13 days ago
'Running Out Of Time' - Review (Netflix)
Brenda (Tasha Smith) is the widow of former chief of staff to the Senator (Michael Toland), Clarence Harper (Sean Dominic). Local reporter, Pamela Odell (Kearia Schroeder), a close friend of the famil...
Marielle Sabbag13 days ago
'Secret Obsession' - A Movie Review
So, one of us has passed how to escape the villain class, while someone didn’t pass how to be a villain. This ought to be an interesting plot to unfold. Secret Obsession is a newly released Netflix fi...
Anthony's Film Review - 'The Farewell' (2019)
If the 2018 romantic comedy film Crazy Rich Asians proved anything, it's that American-made films about Asian people, particularly Asian Americans, do have a pretty sizable market. Any studio's fears ...
Jonathan Sim13 days ago
'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Has Good Performances and a Unique Style, but Fails to Tell a Compelling Narrative
I've now watched this movie twice and I'm ready to share my thoughts. But let's begin with our opening joke. Can someone set a restraining order to keep Tarantino away from every pair of feet in the w...
Trevor Wells13 days ago
Film Review: 'Huckleberry'
In 1999 Ohio, things are rough for Huckleberry "Huck" Golden (Daniel Fisher-Golden), a female-to-male transgender teen who is largely ostracized by his judgmental community. Reprieve comes in the form...