A little over a week ago, Bong Joon-Ho and his movie Parasite won four Academy Awards; Best Picture, Best Foreign Film, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Director. That’s tremendous, especially with it being the first time a Foreign-language film won Best Picture. It’s a great movie, and there’s a lot to say about it. But one thing… Continue reading Song Kang-ho Appreciation Post
This is an update to an ongoing series on this blog, titled “The Greatest Survivors: A Definitive Ranking,” which ranked every contestant on the hit survival reality show Survivor to make it past the mid-season merge. To view the previous entries in that series, click here. Well another season of Survivor wrapped up recently, and I decided… Continue reading Ranking Survivor: Island of the Idols Contestants
Leading up to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, I wrote a post highlighting my favorite scene from each movie in the series. Now, it’s finally time to discuss my favorite scene in the newest movie. It’s been over a month since The Rise of Skywalker came out, and I still don’t know how to… Continue reading The Rise of Skywalker | Favorite Scenes
In the modern day, a girl reads a book. The Old Author wrote the book in 1985, about when he was a young author. The book takes place in the Grand Budapest Hotel of the 1960’s, and tells of the Young Author meeting Old Zero Mustafa, and the story that Old Zero relays to him.… Continue reading What I Learned from The Grand Budapest Hotel
This is a follow-up to my post Blogging Search Terms; or, My Greatest Hits where I used WordPress Search Terms to create a kind of a Q&A. How this basically works is that in some cases, WordPress analytics allows me to see what people searched on google to find this blog. So, below, I’ve compiled a… Continue reading More Greatest Hits: Blogging Search Terms Part 2!
Recently, when ruminating on the success of the failures of the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy, I was thinking about planet designs, and I began to wonder; were the planets that George Lucas designed more inspired, more fleshed out, and generally better, than the ones we saw in the sequel trilogy? Well, after creating a 30-point… Continue reading Ranking the Star Wars Planets – Starloggers Guest Post
So, everyone has been praising The Mandalorian for a variety of positive attributes. People love the smaller scale, the serious tone, the western/samurai homages, and of course, Baby Yoda. But there’s one rather specific thing that I think The Mandalorian does particularly better than certain Star Wars movies, which is the action set pieces which… Continue reading One Thing The Mandalorian Does Better Than the Rest of Star Wars