So here's my situation: I just finished binge-watching the Netflix Punisher series, and I'll be watching Jessica Jones season 2 with my wife, so I can't watch that one on my own. Now I need a new series to start watching, but nothing is catching my eye. I've started a few series, so I may … Continue reading Any Advice on a New TV Series?
It was probably about two years ago that I first watched the pilot of Arrow. I thought it was decent, but I wasn't in the mood to keep watching. That changed a few months ago when I was looking for a new show to watch. I had recently finished The Defenders on Netflix and was … Continue reading I Started Binge Watching the Arrowverse
I decided to pick this up for two reasons. First is that I've been wanting to go back through Baum's original Oz books and figured that reading a modern take on the world would be interesting. The second is that I've been listening to a lot of Broadway musical soundtracks recently and Wicked is one … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Wicked
I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they are independent films like Dredd or blockbusters like Doctor Strange. Every time I watch one (or re-watch one) I write up a post with my thoughts. I try to be spoiler free, but the older the movie, the less careful I am. This time it … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: The Amazing Spider-Man
Black Panther has been out for about 2 weeks now and has been getting a lot of attention. There are two things that I've been consistently hearing about the movie. One, that it's an important film because it's one of the first wide-release, mainstream movies that focuses on black characters, helmed by a black director. … Continue reading Just How Successful is Black Panther?
A few years ago I stopped watching trailers. It's helped me go into movies with little to no expectations. That means that if I like a movie, it's because I actually thought it was good, and if I don't like a movie, it's not because the trailer set my expectations too high. The downside of … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Annihilation
The first thing I want to say about this book is that I'm really glad the author shifted the focus away from Pitt. I also liked that the story was kept to a single location and a smaller threat. Too often, I see book series that continually try and escalate, and it just leads to … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Monster Hunter Alpha