What Excites Me Most about Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Since I can’t go more than two posts on this website without discussing Game of Thrones or Star Wars, we’re due for a post about Star Wars. Which is timely, since the title for the next film was unveiled this week: Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Since this is the internet, everyone’s putting in their two cents about… Continue reading What Excites Me Most about Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Before Game of Thrones | The Science of Adaptation

(SPOILERS FOR GAME OF THRONES SEASON 6) The Likelihood of a Game of Thrones spinoff Does there need to be a Game of Thrones spinoff? Not necessarily. After the eighth season has finished, HBO could smile with pride at the show which helped to usher in a golden age of television while putting the showrunners to work on new and exciting… Continue reading Before Game of Thrones | The Science of Adaptation

Personal Favorites: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

You know what genre Hollywood could stand to have a little more of? The Action/Comedy/Musical hybrid genre. To my knowledge, I can only think of two. The first is 1980’s The Blues Brothers, which featured criminals who played blues getting into spectacular car chases and car wrecks. The other is Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Scott Pilgrim… Continue reading Personal Favorites: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Personal Favorites: It’s a Wonderful Life

To clarify, this post was later in the “Personal Favorites” schedule, but given that Christmas is soon, I thought it would be smart to skip ahead to the #2 movie on the list: It’s a Wonderful Life, the greatest Christmas movie of all time. Watching It’s a Wonderful Life has become an annual holiday tradition for many American families,… Continue reading Personal Favorites: It’s a Wonderful Life