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Chronicle 2012.

Cinema Outside Star Wars: Chronicle (2012)

When I first discovered that Star Wars had a website, I was impressed with Bryan Young’s series Cinema Behind Star Wars. It was amazing to see Young break down how much Star … Continue reading Cinema Outside Star Wars: Chronicle (2012)

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Movie Review

Ryan Coogler directs the 30th feature film for Marvel Studios, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. This marks the last silver screen tale for Phase Four in the Marvel Cinematic. James Gunn gets to … Continue reading Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Movie Review

Dwayne the Rock Johnson as the anti hero Black Adam.

Black Adam Movie Review

I can smell what the Rock is cooking. Dwayne Johnson wasn’t kidding when he said Black Adam was going to change the hierarchy of the DC Universe. I believe he … Continue reading Black Adam Movie Review

The Blair Witch Project

Halloween Binge Guide: The Blair Witch Project

It makes sense that if I enjoy watching found footage films, I need to watch the film that sparked my interest in this medium. The Blair Witch Project perfectly takes … Continue reading Halloween Binge Guide: The Blair Witch Project

Monster House (2006).

Halloween Binge Guide: Monster House (2006)

When Monster House released in 2006, I was upset about the lack of films based on R.L Stine’s beloved Goosebumps books. The tv specials were fine and all, but a … Continue reading Halloween Binge Guide: Monster House (2006)

Supernatural.

Halloween Binge Guide: Supernatural Season 8: “Bitten”

“Bitten,” the fourth episode of Supernatural Season 8, has been on my mind for many years. With Halloween right around the corner and the episode celebrating its tenth anniversary, I … Continue reading Halloween Binge Guide: Supernatural Season 8: “Bitten”

Dwayne the Rock Johnson as the anti hero Black Adam.

Black Adam and the Future of the DCEU

Black Adam marks the 11th title in the DC Extended Universe of films. The last time audiences dove into the DCEU in theaters was last year’s Suicide Squad, directed by … Continue reading Black Adam and the Future of the DCEU

Star Trek: Uhura.

How Pop Culture Reflects Real Life

I am not ashamed to admit I am a fan of pop culture. I love watching movies. I enjoy a good book. I am eager to spend hours, eyes locked … Continue reading How Pop Culture Reflects Real Life

John Carter (2012) Film: 10 Years Later

Andrew Stanton is a filmmaker I admire so much. He nailed it when he brought Finding Nemo to the big screen. He did it once more when he made a … Continue reading John Carter (2012) Film: 10 Years Later

Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa in Ryan Coogler's 2018 film, Black Panther.

Dear Chadwick

Dear Chadwick, Great shows like The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Family Matters, The Hughleys, Bernic Mac Show, Jamie Foxx, Martin, Static Shock, Power Rangers, and getting to see black … Continue reading Dear Chadwick

Obi-Wan Kenobi holds his blue lightsaber.

Obi Wan Kenobi Episode VI Spoiler Review

Obi-Wan Kenobi has truly taken steps into a larger world; closure. It has been quite the treat for me to experience the next chapter in the journey of the Jedi … Continue reading Obi Wan Kenobi Episode VI Spoiler Review

Voyage of the Dawn Treader

The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Movie Review

I am shook. 10 years ago this film was released and 15 years ago, I got to see The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe; the book I read in 5th … Continue reading The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Movie Review

Power Rangers 2017

Power Rangers (2017): Five Years Later

GO GO POWER RANGERS The Legacy Continues!!! Power Rangers started as Japanese television series back in the 80s and then thanks to the innovation of Haim Saban and Shuki Levy, … Continue reading Power Rangers (2017): Five Years Later

The Hunger Games 2012 Film Adaptation: 10 Years Later

I can’t believe that it’s been ten years since the film adaptation of The Hunger Games came out. Time sure does fly for a cultural phenomenon. My sister had been … Continue reading The Hunger Games 2012 Film Adaptation: 10 Years Later

Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode V Spoiler Review

In this fantastic episode of Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Reva finally achieves ultimate power as she rises to the title of Grand Inquisitor. She has everything she wants and can … Continue reading Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode V Spoiler Review

Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode IV: Kenobi walks through the sands of Tatooine.

Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi- Episode IV Spoiler Review

Episode IV of Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi is now streaming on Disney+. Here’s our spoiler-filled review and discussion of the episode. Dumo’s Thoughts and Musings Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) is … Continue reading Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi- Episode IV Spoiler Review

SMALLVILLE: Tom Welling as Clark Kent. Clark is tied to a post in a field with an "S" painted on his chest.

Smallville Retrospective: What Makes the Series A Successful Superman Adaptation

I became aware of Smallville thanks to Teen Titans. Teen Titans had just ended its legendary run after five seasons on Cartoon Network. Not soon after, there was a tv promo for a Smallville episode featuring the … Continue reading Smallville Retrospective: What Makes the Series A Successful Superman Adaptation

Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode III Spoiler Review

Episode III of Obi-Wan Kenobi is now streaming on Disney+. Here’s our spoiler-filled review and discussion of the episode. Dumo’s Thoughts and Musings Reva seems to be riding high after … Continue reading Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode III Spoiler Review

Obi-Wan Kenobi poster.

Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Premiere Spoiler Review

Obi-Wan Kenobi released on Disney+ last week to well-deserved hype. The series features an older and tired Kenobi, who after enduring the loss of almost everything he knew, is going through … Continue reading Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Premiere Spoiler Review

Heartstopper: Nick and Charlie gaze lovingly at eachother.

What Makes A Successful Book Adaptation

I am sure many of you will agree that it feels good when you read and finish an amazing book. I equate that to Rocky Balboa reaching the steps of … Continue reading What Makes A Successful Book Adaptation

Inside of You podcast with Michael Rosembaum

A Closer Look at Pop Culture and Mental Health

To ease any confusion, I included a feature image of Michael Rosenbaum to shamelessly plug his podcast Inside of You with Michael Rosenbaum. Before I lose anyone, I have to … Continue reading A Closer Look at Pop Culture and Mental Health

Clash of the Titans: Zeus, Hades, and an army of monsters on the poster.

Revisiting Remakes: Clash of the Titans (2010) Movie Review

Clash of the Titans might be my favorite remake since The Mummy. I remember watching the trailer for the 2010 film on repeat. It had a mix of hard rock to evoke … Continue reading Revisiting Remakes: Clash of the Titans (2010) Movie Review

Zack Snyder's Justice League with Superman, Aquaman, Wonder Woman, the Flash, Batman, and Cyborg.

How Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021) Became A Reality

The story begins when Warner Brothers hired Zack Snyder to helm a Superman film. The last time we saw Superman was in 2006 with Brandon Routh as the titular hero. … Continue reading How Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021) Became A Reality