Category archives for Films & Video Games

Star Wars: Episode VII, My Predictions

If you haven’t heard already, the big news coming at the end of October is this. Disney has purchased Lucasfilm and they have targeted 2015 as the year in which they will release Star Wars Episode VII. Obviously enough, this is all kinds of shocking, celebratory, yet also controversial; fans of Star Wars remained quite […]

Review of Cloud Atlas (SPOILER FREE)

Before its release, Cloud Atlas was screened at the 2012 International Toronto Film Festival. When it ended, it received a standing ovation for an astounding ten minutes. Roger Ebert gave it a perfect score and MovieBob has proclaimed its success as a product to be nothing short of miraculous. Now that I have seen the film […]

Honesty, Quality, & Humility: Why Everyone Should Listen to Miracle of Sound

Miracle of Sound is the stage name of an impeccably talented musician in Cork, Ireland by the name of Gavin Dunne who composes and assembles original pieces that pay tribute to videogames and other mediums of nerd culture. In short, they’re fantastic. His songs are catchy and witty, but significantly varied in tones of expression […]

Review of Looper (SPOILER-FREE)

Let me start out by saying that Looper is not what you think. It is indeed as the critics have been calling it, a very good movie. However, if you’re going into the theaters because you’re expecting to see quantum leaping exploration through the space-time continuum Inception-style, I’ll just say right now, that isn’t what this movie […]

The Web of Mediocrity

I’m shocked to tell you that the film is just as bad as I have been predicting it would be pretty much from the 2nd trailer onwards. Those who have seen the film are acutely aware that there is essentially nothing to spoil about this movie. First, let me talk about what I liked, or […]