Category: Film & Television

Mortal Kombat 101: Everything You Need To Know

Titans, realms, elder gods and kamidogus (don’t worry if you have no idea what that is). Just a small handful of the beings and creations that inhabit and shape the landscape of the  Mortal Kombat universe. The lore surrounding the popular franchise has an overwhelming number of personalities and timelines to keep track of that

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What The Hell Did I Just Watch? The Mystery of Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead’s Films

If you haven’t watched a single Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead film, don’t worry. I’m not holding that against you. Their films are relatively new, and they aren’t exactly a household name. The whole point of these articles is to encourage you readers to delve into some strangeness every now and again, to explore films,

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Zombie Media: Should It Stay In The Grave?

Walkers. Zed heads. Biters. The Undead. Zombie. For decades, what we’ve come to know as the classic brain devourer risen from the dead has flooded mainstream media with endless waves of adaptations and interpretations.  Well regarded as the GodFather of the modern zombie, George A. Romero created the first imagined creation that all future iterations

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Invincible Episode 6 Review!

With only two episodes left, Invincible seems to be headed to the final stretch. With no real questions answered, the last two episodes are for sure going to be incredible. One huge jaw dropper was Debbie finally finding out that her husband, Omni-Man , murdered the original Guardians of the Globe. She was able to

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Wolfwalkers: The Closure to the Irish Folklore Trilogy

After twelve years, Irish filmmaker and animator Tomm Moore’s Irish Folklore Trilogy has come to an end, concluding with the Academy Award nominated feature, Wolfwalkers. This will be Moore’s third feature to be nominated for such a prestigious award, as each of the films within the trilogy have also been nominated before. The trilogy delves

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Army of The Dead Trailer: Should This Film Stay In The Grave?

A second trailer dropping for Netflix’s upcoming “original” film Army of the Dead  has done nothing but to reaffirm what I asserted watching the first one – It’s time to turn my brain off. The three minute compilation consisted of the standard “meet the gang” snippets,  “here’s the plan” reveal and plenty of undead being

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The Rise and Fall (and Rise Again) of the Found Footage Era

Found footage films, we hate to love them, but they have become such an intricate part of modern cinema. Used as a technique in tribute to epistolary novels, the found footage film parodies a documentary-like method to convince the audience that what they are watching is within the realm of plausibility. This technique is milked

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Invincible Ep 4/5 Review!

Invincible, episodes 4 and 5 have been released which means a new review with a dash of fan theory! With new information revealed and clues brought to light, I’ve begun spinning possible theories of what may lay ahead. The two most recent episodes are a departure from the first three in a few ways. Since

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For The Greater Good: Should Hollywood Cease Video Game Adaptations?

The final straw was lost upon the latest announcement of yet ANOTHER video game franchise being adapted by Hollywood. With news breaking of long standing game franchise Dynasty Warriors receiving a motion picture adaptation, that marks the fifth notable franchise from the gaming world to receive the call to cinema arms. Recent box office successes

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