Batman v Superman: Dawn of “Just Okay”-stice

Feel free to accuse me of hyper-dorkiness, but I love superheroes.  As a kid, I watched shows like Justice League, Powerpuff Girls, and X-Men with appropriately childlike glee, and though I’ve since become a jaded and cynical adult, I can’t deny the charm of the costumed weirdos that adorn the variety of comics and graphic novels in my still-growing collection.  And no hero captures my … Continue reading Batman v Superman: Dawn of “Just Okay”-stice

Don Hertzfeldt presents: World of Tomorrow

Renowned cartoonist and film-maker Don Hertzfeldt has done many strange and unusual films. His odd sense of humor and outside-the-box thinking allows him to create stories and characters that draw from the most inner parts of the human psyche. His newest film is known as World of Tomorrow and is the story of Emily and Emily’s third generation clone who is also named Emily. The clone contacts … Continue reading Don Hertzfeldt presents: World of Tomorrow

Take a Swim in the (Dead)pool

When I entered the theater to see Deadpool, I wasn’t expecting much.  Marvel’s hyperactive production of superhero movies and shows has left me jaded, and it doesn’t help that the quality of their media, in my opinion, is a handful of area codes away from “consistently good.”  Ant Man didn’t bug me, I thought Guardians of the Galaxy was out of this world, Captain America … Continue reading Take a Swim in the (Dead)pool

Shaun the Sheep Movie

From the creators of Wallace and Gromit, another movie that children and families alike will adore – the Oscar nominated Shaun the Sheep Movie. Shaun the Sheep originally started as a five minute short on television and grew into the feature length film that hit the theaters in 2015. Shaun along with with his animal friends on the Mossy Bottom farm get into plenty of … Continue reading Shaun the Sheep Movie

Shaun the Sheep Movie

From the creators of Wallace and Gromit, another movie that children and families alike will adore – the Oscar nominated Shaun the Sheep Movie. Shaun the Sheep originally started as a five minute short on television and grew into the feature length film that hit the theaters in 2015. Shaun along with with his animal friends on the Mossy Bottom farm get into plenty of … Continue reading Shaun the Sheep Movie

Taking Out the Trash: Pain & Gain

Loosely based on a true story, Pain & Gain tells the story of Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg), Paul Doyle (Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson) and Adrian Doorbal (Anthony Mackie) and their plans to get rich. Michael Bay took a true story of “The American Dream” gone wrong and turned it into a very dark, comedic action/slash ‘em up movie. Daniel Lugo believed in two things, fitness … Continue reading Taking Out the Trash: Pain & Gain

Taking Out the Trash: Pain & Gain

Loosely based on a true story, Pain & Gain tells the story of Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg), Paul Doyle (Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson) and Adrian Doorbal (Anthony Mackie) and their plans to get rich. Michael Bay took a true story of “The American Dream” gone wrong and turned it into a very dark, comedic action/slash ‘em up movie. Daniel Lugo believed in two things, fitness … Continue reading Taking Out the Trash: Pain & Gain