With this past week’s episode in the books, the sixth season of Game of Thrones has come to an end. It was a monumental buildup to a colossal final two episodes. This was originally going to be a smaller part of my regular Captain’s Log post, but I figured I would want to discuss this season in… Continue reading Captain’s Log: Game of Thrones Season 6
At long last, I’m writing about Toy Story! people see my post about Harry Potter post and say “Why don’t you write about Harry Potter more?” And all I’ve been saying is “Why can’t I write about Toy Story more?” Toy Story, for many people of my age, was a crucial part of childhood. It’s no stretch of the truth to… Continue reading To Infinity and Beyond: My love for Toy Story
TLDR: They suck.
Often, the best origin story is no origin story
Game of Thrones / Captain America: Civil War / X-Men Apocalypse / Tower of Terror / Magnificent Seven
Two of Key & Peele‘s most memorable characters are the valet attendants who love to geek out about their favorite movies and TV shows. They said a great deal of hilarious things over the course of the show, whether they’re talking about “Bruce Willy,” or lauding “The incomparable Liam Neesons,” or asking “Why everyone messin with… Continue reading The Man, the Myth, the Dinkles: The Integrity of Peter Dinklage
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off! It’s iconic, a true 80’s classic. So many memorable scenes; Ferris’ monologues, the “Twist and Shout” parade, the phone call with Mr. Rooney, and the droning attendance call of “Bueller?” Matthew Broderick presented to us a character that would live on in popular culture as the archetypal cool-guy high-schooler. That’s all… Continue reading Ferris Bueller should not be the main character in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off