The Future of Clowns

2017 has been a tough year at the box office, but it’s been a good year for horror movies specifically. Movies like Split, Get Out, Resident Evil: the Final Chapter, Annabelle: Creation, and Happy Death Day all achieving relative success. But none of these successes were as big as the adaptation of Stephen King’s It, a horror movie about Pennywise, a killer… Continue reading The Future of Clowns

Star Trek Discovery and the Slow Invasion of Streaming Services

This week I had a new post in Areo Magazine about what the debut of Star Trek Discovery means for the future of streaming services. For the sake of the Star Trek franchise, I’m glad to hear that the series is doing well critically, but I kind of hope it fails on a commercial basis. With things like… Continue reading Star Trek Discovery and the Slow Invasion of Streaming Services

Nancy’s Choice: An Underappreciated Thing From Stranger Things’ First Season

With the second season of Stranger Things, I thought it was high time to look back at the first season of the hit show and highlight something that I really liked about it that viewers might take for granted. This will have fairly significant spoilers for the first season, so if you aren’t caught up yet, you… Continue reading Nancy’s Choice: An Underappreciated Thing From Stranger Things’ First Season

Why does the Marvel-Netflix team keep doing this?

I hope my readers can forgive the clickbait title – this is a minor gripe that I had in the first season of Marvel’s Daredevil, and I forgot how irritating it was until I started watching The Defenders.  In The Defenders, it was when Sigourney Weaver’s villain, Alexandra, speaks with one of her allies, Murakami. Alexandra is American, Murakami is… Continue reading Why does the Marvel-Netflix team keep doing this?

Taylor Swift Vs. Her Haters Just Reminded Me How Much I Love Hozier

(On this blog I usually write about movies and television, with the occasional foray into writing about books. These mediums are easy to write about, there are clear and apparent things that objectively make a story good and things that make a story bad. It’s harder to critique things like music or food because the… Continue reading Taylor Swift Vs. Her Haters Just Reminded Me How Much I Love Hozier