TOP TEN GREATEST FAN THEORIES (April Fools Day 2018)

Toy Story 3 is actually about the characters dying and going through their own Divine Comedy. The whole idea of reading the various locations of heaven-hell-and-purgatory isn’t exactly a new and revolutionary idea. It’s all there – Sunnyside Daycare is a rank-based system like purgatory, the dump is full of fire and a Dante-esque punishment… Continue reading TOP TEN GREATEST FAN THEORIES (April Fools Day 2018)

The Complicated Pros and Cons List of David And Dan

It was recently announced that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss (Also known as Dan Weiss) would be helming a new Star Wars trilogy. This trilogy would be completely independent, separate from the episodic storyline, from Rian Johnson’s upcoming trilogy, and (potentially) from the anthology series of Rogue One and Solo. The duo has served as showrunners for the… Continue reading The Complicated Pros and Cons List of David And Dan

George R.R. Martin Deserves a Better Fandom

In 1996, George R.R. Martin graced the world with A Game of Thrones, the first installment in his A Song of Ice and Fire series. Since then, he’s put out four novels, six novellas, and two short story collections. Four of those subsequent novels have been the rest of the Song of Ice and Fire series, with the most recent, A Dance… Continue reading George R.R. Martin Deserves a Better Fandom

In Defense of “Roll Credits” Moments

A debate that’s gradually been unfolding over the past few years in the film-criticism section of YouTube is the value of CinemaSins. a YouTube channel best known for their “Everything Wrong With _____” videos in which they go frame by frame through movies, nitpicking everything from continuity errors to acting/directorial decisions and everything in between.… Continue reading In Defense of “Roll Credits” Moments

And Now Our Wait Begins: Game of Thrones Season 7 Follow Up

There are no predictions left to make I would write about my predictions for this coming season, but as I wrote recently for Areo Magazine, it’s difficult to predict what will happen going forward, but I still have a few things in mind: 1) Jaime could still kill Cersei 2) Jon and Daenerys’ relationship and equal… Continue reading And Now Our Wait Begins: Game of Thrones Season 7 Follow Up

Teaming Up: The Increasingly Popular Type of Story

Stop me if you’ve heard this story before: there’s an ensemble cast in an action/sci-fi/fantasy/superhero movie (especially superheroes). First, the viewers get to know all the characters separately. Then, the characters unite under a common cause, fall apart after some disagreement, and reunite with an even stronger bond to take down the greater evil. This… Continue reading Teaming Up: The Increasingly Popular Type of Story