Forward Unto Dawn, a pleasant surprise; Blood and Chrome, a foreboding disappointment

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfJVgXBfSH8] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pT79x4qM4FE] There are two things you need to know about me before reading this article. One: I’m not ashamed to say that I am in a love affair with Battlestar Galactica. It started when I was a Freshman in high school and has been ongoing. I am ashamed to say […]

Hitchcock is delightful and quirky with darker elements lurking in the corner.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rQuRLERl6A?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360] IMDB Link First and foremost, if you’re looking for a film that explains how Hitchcock directed Psycho or focuses on Psycho, then this is not it. You get insight into how the film was made and the delicious tension of just how important the movie was to Hitchcock’s […]

After Twilight Viewers Can Find A Little Southern Comfort in Beautiful Creatures

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYTptJesPuU] Now that the Twilight series has officially run it’s course a number of new young adult adaptations are rushing to take it’s place. The Hunger Games was the first contender hoping to take over the market established by Harry Potter and the Stephenie Meyere series. While that series has […]

In the Red Dawn (2012) Remake Teenage Rebels Valiantly Fight For… Spokane?

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGoe7BdGdlg] Wolverines! I don’t know how many fans of the original Red Dawn (1984) there are reading this so if you haven’t seen it before believe me when I tell you that there are few more epic movies from the 1980s than this anti-communist action movie. Then go to Netflix […]

Skyfall is not an “action packed” movie, but it is an awesome espionage film.

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kw1UVovByw] It doesn’t lack explosions, but Skyfall is not a classic action movie. You can’t sit there, slurping your drink, waiting for people to fight and shoot at each other. Growing with the modern age, James Bond is a heavily developed character relying heavier on his own personality and skills rather than […]