Taking a book and creating a screenplay out of it is hit or miss. Either they are going to get everything right, capture the essence of the book, or they are just going to totally blow it. I love it when the movies get it right and a wonderful book […]
The Best Moments of "Sharknado 2: The Second One"
“Sharknado 2: The Second One” premiered on SyFy on July 3oth and literally nothing matters beyond that. Sharknado has become such a large part of our culture that the second one had to be bigger and more ridiculous than the first- and while the stakes don’t seem as high as the first, […]
Top 9 Things SyFy’s Helix Does Right
[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OzyKN0GaQlM] Man, I really enjoyed SyFy’s new show Helix. I took a stab at it in the dark, not really knowing what I was in for and ended up with one of my favorite shows this season. So below, I have the top nine things that this show definitely did right […]
Happy 30th Anniversary, Ghostbusters! Here’s What You Can Buy to Celebrate.
Over the past weekend, Ghostbusters celebrated the official 30th anniversary of its release. We talked about it at length over at the Ratchet Retrocast with Alex and Chace of the Georgia Ghostbusters. Of course, the celebration of such a milestone anniversary isn’t going to be relegated to one weekend. The film will […]
SDCC Sundays: What To Keep In Your Bag
So I’ve seen my fair share of comic cons, enough so to know some of the dos and don’t brings to throw into your purse or backpack come SDCC. So here is my bare essentials version of what I always bring with me when I’m running around the floor or […]
Katie’s Top 5 Must-See Shows of the Summer
Long gone are the tedious summers of repeats. I remember being young and dreading the summer. Not only was school out, but there was nothing on television. I would have to go do terrible things like play outside with friends, go to parks, and interact with the world instead of […]
Nerdophiles Picks: Top 15 Valentine’s Day Movies
Inevitably, you might find yourself watching a movie this Valentine’s Day/over the weekend. Here is my list of top 15 Valentine’s Day movies! Alternatively, you could just get your friends together and watch this for Single’s Awareness! (Let’s be real, I’m probably going to marathon these movies after I watch […]
Five Favorite References in Guillermo del Toro's Treehouse of Horror Opening
By now, I’m sure you’ve all seen the brilliant opening that Guillermo del Toro created for the Simpsons episode ‘Treehouse of Horror XXIV.’ If not, stop reading and watch it. Now. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtgYY7dhTyE] The Simpsons have gotten pretty clever with their openings in the past few years, with creating a lip […]