Category: Film

Brotherhood in Arms – Final Fantasy XV (Anime)

The folks at Square Enix must have felt that their next release was going to be just as big as their seventh installment, which is considered one of the best RPGs of all time and spawned not only a full…

Team RWBY

Think of a universe with the main characters from the Wizard of Oz, then throw in Little Red Riding Hood wielding a bad ass scythe rifle, battling guy straight out of Clockwork Orange, and you have the start of the first episode…

Review: Justice League vs Teen Titans

From the same DC movie universe as “Justice League War”, and “Batman vs Robin”, “Justice League vs Teen Titans” focuses on the core JL crew (Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, and Cyborg) with the familiar teen titans animated line-up of Starfire, Raven,…

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny

Back in 2000, Sony Pictures Classics acquired and released the film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to US theaters.  The movie, starring Chow Yun Fat, Michelle Yeoh, and Ziyi Zhang was well received with US audiences, and with folks like me, who…

31 Nights of Horror: Nights 22 Through 31

This is the homestretch for reviews of the October horror movie marathon we’ve dubbed 31 Nights of Horror! This last part takes us all the way to Halloween night. For Night 22 we go back to 1972 and a horror anthology…

31 Nights of Horror: Nights 11 Through 21

Welcome to Part 2 of my 31 Nights of Horror movie marathon! For the 11th night I selected a story of things that go bump in the dark — but in Spanish. And nothing screams creepy, scary and terrfying than a…

31 Nights of Horror: Nights 2 through 10

Having completed night one, let’s dive right into the remaining nights of my 31 Nights of Horror! On the second night of my October horror movie marathon I queued up this offering from Spain. “Rec”, as in the record button on…

Animation: Batman vs. Robin – What’s the Court of Owls

(Please note, the piece below includes SPOILERS.  If you choose not to have the story line unveiled for you, you can rent this animated film on Amazon Instant Video from $3.99+.  If you’re fine with knowing plot lines, read on.) With the…

A Look at the DC Animated Universe

From very early on I strictly followed my comic book mantra: “Make Mine Marvel!” I would occasionally venture into the DC comic book universe but it was Marvel that truly held me captive. Growing up in the 70s and 80s, the animated…

Review: The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Last month, Pedro wrote a piece about the then upcoming film “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”, starring Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer.  If you missed the post, you can check it out here. Set during the cold war, the movie is a…