Box Office: What to Make of The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Opening Lower than An Unexpected Journey

To see our other box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug opened lower than its predecessor, An Unexpected Journey, while Tyler […]

Film Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey & The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Both Start Slow But Finish Strong

After viewing The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug yesterday, I immediately watched The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at home, my first time viewing the movie since it was in theaters last year.  As their narratives are so intertwined, […]

Making Sense of Sony’s Plans for The Amazing Spider-Man Universe in the Wake of News of Venom & Sinister Six Movies

Last month, Sony Pictures Co-Chairman Amy Pascal told a group of investors, “We are going to access Marvel’s full world of Spider-Man characters, so be on the lookout for new heroes and villains.”  Based upon prior rumors, it was […]

You Gotta Read This! The Interestings

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 […]

What You Need to Know About the 2014 Golden Globes – Nominees/Snubs, Hosts, Air Date

UPDATED: 1/16/2014 – The Golden Globe awards have been handed out.  I have bolded the names of who won in the below list of nominees.   Hosts: Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Air Date: January 12, 2014 […]

The Early Critical Response to Arrow‘s “Three Ghosts” & The Producers Tease What Happens Next

Apologies for any confusion.  This article replaces a prior post which also discussed the producer’s hints about storylines for the second half of season 2 of Arrow. Last night, the mid-season finale (“Three Ghosts”) for […]

TV Review: Arrow, “Three Ghosts” (S2/EP9) – Now That’s How You Do a Mid-Season Finale

To read our other Arrow episode reviews please go here. Airdate: 12/11/2013 Director: John Behring (Arrow, Vampire Diaries, Charmed, Numb3rs) Writer(s): Ben Sokolowski (Arrow) & Geoff Johns (D.C.’s Chief Creative Office, Arrow writer, will leave to write for The Flash […]

It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye: Full Trailer for Matt Smith’s Final Episode of Doctor Who, “Time of the Doctor”

UPDATED 12/19/2013: BBC America has released a new trailer which gives a better sense of the story of “Time of the Doctor.”  It has been embedded at the bottom of this article. — There was something […]

TV Review: Agents of SHIELD, “The Bridge” (S1/EP10) – Did Skye’s Crying Make You Happy?

To read our other Agents of SHIELD episode reviews please go here. Airdate: 12/10/2013 Director: Holly Dale (Dexter, Cold Case, The Collector) Writer: Shalisha Francis (4 Episodes of Castle, SHIELD debut) This is it.  This is the last Agents […]

Trailer Watch: Rejoice in Minimalism in the Teaser Trailer for Godzilla

There’s a new Godzilla movie coming out next summer.  Hey, don’t laugh.  Everyone seemed to really like the footage they showed at San Diego Comic-Con this year.  Here’s the first official trailer: This past summer, […]