Dr. Strangelove (Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb)

Perhaps one of the best dark comedies of all time, this 1967 classic often goes overlooked by film goers.  The late Stanley Kubrick is behind the camera, adding his special skill to one of his only comedies. It is in traditional black and white (by choice) and follows the hilariously inept American government through an atomic crisis. It stars Peter Sellers in the titular roles of … Continue reading Dr. Strangelove (Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb)

Pulp Fiction Theory- The Holy Grail

As I’ve mentioned before, I love Pulp Fiction. This means that, like all other fans of this Tarantino masterpiece, I find myself wondering what is inside the elusive briefcase. Of course, literally there is a lightbulb in the briefcase. However, I want to talk about what the mystical and important artifact in the briefcase. The most popular fan theory supposes that the briefcase holds the soul … Continue reading Pulp Fiction Theory- The Holy Grail

What Avatar Did Wrong

Back in 2009, Avatar took over the world. It was breathtaking, beautiful, complex, and groundbreaking. Critics loved it, movie-goers loved it, it broke box office records and became the highest grossing movie of all time. Millions of people declared it “the best film ever made” and it looked as if it would go down in history with Citizen Kane and Casablanca. So, it only made … Continue reading What Avatar Did Wrong

Will Superhero Films Get Old?

In case you didn’t know this about me, I love superheroes and I love superhero movies.  Actually, Iron Man (2008) was a large influence on my love of film as well as the rest of the MCU films. However, despite my feelings toward the genre, and the feelings of thousands of others, there is a pretty realistic fear spreading. I have overheard many peoples state  that … Continue reading Will Superhero Films Get Old?

Why There Can Never Be a Back to The Future Reboot

Back to the Future was a smash 80’s success and it quickly went on to become one of that generation’s most iconic summer blockbusters. It is the story of Marty McFly who travels back in time and searches desperately for a way to get…well…back to the future. He locates his friend, Doc. Brown,in the past and the pair work to fix the machine and get Marty … Continue reading Why There Can Never Be a Back to The Future Reboot

Right vs Wrong: Star Trek Beyond

The latest entry in the ever-growing Star Trek franchise, Beyond finds our heroes led into a dangerous trap that strands them on a mysterious planet where they encounter a dangerous foe threatening to annihilate the Federation. It had a lot of fans to answer to, so how did it do? Right:  The Characters- The Star Trek characters you love are back. Each portrayal is spot on, for … Continue reading Right vs Wrong: Star Trek Beyond

Right vs Wrong: Batman v Superman Dawn of Justice

Batman V Superman:Dawn Of Justice, the greatest gladiator match in the history of the world. Did the film live up to everything the fans wanted from it? Today, I’m going to be breaking down exactly what the film got right, as well as what it got horribly wrong. RIGHT: – This film accurately portrayed the genius billionaire’s approach when it comes to conflict. Batman uses … Continue reading Right vs Wrong: Batman v Superman Dawn of Justice