Trailer Into Reaction: Avengers: A-Day (2019)| Official Trailer

The trailer for the Square Enix video game Avengers: A-Day dropped a little while ago and while the CG is actually pretty decent–despite residing comfortably in the uncanny valley–the script appears really, really not so good in the sense that they don’t appear to get the characters right. For instance Iron Man/Tony Stark sounds almost […]

Review – Armistead Maupin’s Tales Of The City (2019)

Armistead Maupin’s Tales Of The City (1993), as far as I’m concerned, was a high-water mark as far as serialized adaptations go. At times funny, sad and beautiful; sometimes all within the same moment. So you can imagine so when I learned that Netflix was picking up the torch (I don’t know if it’s a […]

Review – Mission Impossible: Fallout (2018)

I did not like Christoper McQuarrie’s Mission Impossible: Fallout (virtually) at all. It’s a well-directed movie, though I can’t separate it from Tom Cruise and his Scientology cult. It’s worth mentioning that literally every religion began as a cult, essentially a belief system with relatively few believers, so if I were to have an issue […]

Trailer Into Reaction: Swamp Thing (2019) | Full Trailer

The trailer for DC Universe’s upcoming Swamp Thing dropped yesterday–and despite some alleged problems with the production–it looks pretty good. It appears to be playing up the more supernatural elements of the character–the swamp is the nexus of our reality and all that–which is a good thing. Another good thing is that it’s apparently taking […]