When Deadpool debuted in 2016, it was a breath of fresh air for superhero movies, thanks in large part to its titular, fourth-wall-breaking character that allowed the film to follow convention while simultaneously sending it up. Though it was very much still a comic book action film, its humor and comedy were significant strengths that … Continue reading ‘Deadpool 2’: The rare sequel of a classic that successfully raises the bar
For five overall years of my life, I had the distinction and pleasure of having twice worked at Barnes & Noble. (On a side note, it's so sad that many longtime Barnes & Noble employees suddenly couldn't say the same thing yesterday. Shame on you, BN.) The thing I loved most about working there, the … Continue reading The new ‘Ready Player One’ poster is here…and I’m fanboying all over it!
While the majority of the country is still feeling the chilly effects of winter, Hollywood wants to remind you that summertime is not that far away. This week alone, we have seen a great deal of brand new trailers for highly anticipated blockbusters. Whether or not they hit the right mark is up to the … Continue reading Trailer Reactions: ‘Solo,’ ‘Venom,’ ‘Deadpool’ and more!
Welcome to February! While all the lovebird couples usually have the entire month locked down, there is still plenty to love in the entertainment area. This is one of the times of year where TV networks usually bring out the best storylines in their shows, whereas on the film side, the movie schedule is usually … Continue reading February 2018 — Four new things I’m excited about! (And one big question mark…)
*Warning: This post is dark and full of SPOILERS.* On Sunday, February 4th, the NFL will host its biggest showdown of the year, as the Philadelphia Eagles face off against the New England Patriots in the 52nd edition of the Super Bowl. But the contest on the field won't be the only battle that evening. … Continue reading ‘This Is Us’ — Should we be watching THIS episode after the Super Bowl?