Review – Alien: Specimen

Initially I thought that an idea of a series of short films based within the Alien universe was a great idea. That is, till I saw Alien: Containment and came to–in hindsight a hasty conclusion–that maybe it’s not such a bad idea that the Alien franchise maybe takes a bit of a break. As I […]

Review – Alien: Containment (2019)

Alien: Containment is one of the six–though I have also read there may be seven–shorts made commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Alien. And it’s not that good. I don’t mean for a moment to imply that it’s not well-shot and convincingly production designed. No. Alien: Containment‘s problem is that it doesn’t do anything that we […]

The ‘Snap’ Heard Around Springfield

In case you were wondering how far Thanos’ snap from Avengers: Infinity War extended, apparently all the way in Springfield because the Simpson’s weren’t immune to its effects. Which makes sense when you think about since Disney purchased the assets of 20th Century Fox, which includes The Simpsons.

Deadpool 2 – Review

The tendency to allow things such as movie trailers to fall under copyrighted material on YouTube is really frustrating because by design a movie trailer is promotional and–in my opinion–becomes part of the public domain the minute they’re released. Which means it–or should–fall under the Fair Use Doctrine. That being said, what makes it even […]

Once Upon A Deadpool – Official Trailer

What’s the point of Once Upon A Deadpool, or as I like to call it, Deadpool 2-lite? A cynical money grab by Fox to see if they could milk more dinero from a movie already released–and gone–from theaters?   A ploy by Disney–who gained the rights to Deadpool and all the characters that comprise the […]