Box Office Decoded: The Butler Opens Strong, Kick-Ass 2 Not So Much & Paranoia=Harrison Ford’s Worst Ever Opening

To see older or more recent box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. UPDATE: 8/20/2013 – The original box office estimates from the studios have been updated to reflect the actual grosses, a change which […]

8 Sad Truths You Realize When Re-Watching Quantum Leap

It is hard to hate Quantum Leap, the NBC sci-fi series which debuted in 1989 and was canceled in 1993 after completing its fifth season.  The show is so utterly well-meaning, following the lovably gee-whiz […]

Trailer Watch: Amy Poehler is Adam Scott’s Step-Mother in A.C.O.D. (Adult Children of Divorce)

Until now, A.C.O.D. was that strange film in which Amy Poehler played Adam Scott’s step-mother, a scenario made all the more bizarre considering the two play a married couple in their day job on Parks […]

Dario Argento’s Dracula 3D Gets a US Release Date: Soon We’ll Get a Chance to See the Mediocrity First Hand

Once upon a time, there was a genre of horror films called gialli. Hailing from Italy and named after the yellow paper upon which their literary precursors were printed, they blended mystery and gruesome horror […]

Fans Wrongly Vote Stark Trek Into Darkness as the Worst Star Trek Film of All Time – Should Paramount Be Concerned?

It is a strange feeling to be a fan of a film or television franchise which appears to no longer care about you.  A lot of longtime Star Trek fans have felt this way about […]

Let’s Clarify the Rumors About Chiwetel Ejiofor & Bill Nighy Turning Down the Role of the Doctor on Doctor Who

I don’t know if you noticed this, but the BBC already announced who is going to replace Matt Smith and become the 12th Doctor on Doctor Who, starting with the 2013 Christmas Special (assuming Steven […]

Top 10 Episodes of Star Trek: Voyager

Star Trek: Voyager premiered on the now-defunct UPN 18 years ago this past January.  It was a show of several firsts for Star Trek, the first to feature a female captain (Kate Mulgrew’s Catherine Janeway) […]

Holy Role Reversal! China’s Owed Hollywood $150 Million Box Office Gross Since 2012 & Only Just Now Agreed to Pay

By some projections, China will be the leading marketplace for films within 5 years, after having grossed $2.75 billion in box office gross last year in comparison to the United States and Canada’s $10.83 billion. […]

You Gotta Read This: Special Topics in Calamity Physics

An appreciation of the printed word (hopefully even printed on paper and bound together with a decorative cover) is a dying concept. We hope to, slowly but surely, rectify this tragic situation by introducing and […]

Top 10 Episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Twenty years ago this past January, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine premiered to the confusion of most Star Trek fans.  There was no multi-year mission to explore space and encounter new civilizations nor was there […]