Sundance, Here We Come!

For those of you that have only been following my blog for a few months, you may not be aware that I actually started this endeavour in order to promote … Continue reading Sundance, Here We Come!

Is There Really A Problem With The Simpsons’ Apu Nahasapeemapetilon?

I think like a great many of the world’s population, I just gradually stopped watching The Simpsons. Not because it did something offensive or wrong, but much like the old … Continue reading Is There Really A Problem With The Simpsons’ Apu Nahasapeemapetilon?

The Tragedy Of George R.R. Martin And His Future Books

[Spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 1-6 and the entire Song of Ice and Fire Book Saga] On its release in 2011, Game of Thrones almost immediately became one of … Continue reading The Tragedy Of George R.R. Martin And His Future Books

Will Beauty And The Beast Be As Influential as The First Avengers Movie?

No, I don’t mean will Belle team up with her fellow princess’ for a balls-out fight against the forces of darkness. Rather I speak of Beauty and the Beast’s (BATB) … Continue reading Will Beauty And The Beast Be As Influential as The First Avengers Movie?

Why It Will Be A Borderline Miracle If Justice League Turns Out To Be A Good Movie

Did anyone else forget there was a Justice League movie coming out this year? Just me then… Well, fortunately Warner Brothers dropped a brand new sparkling trailer for us to … Continue reading Why It Will Be A Borderline Miracle If Justice League Turns Out To Be A Good Movie

Time to Take The Blue Pill And Explore Plot-lines For A Matrix Spin-off!

By now you’ve all heard that Warner Brothers have fired the starting gun for an expansion of the Matrix Universe. The details are light, but it seems that Zak Penn … Continue reading Time to Take The Blue Pill And Explore Plot-lines For A Matrix Spin-off!

Why Princess Leia doesn’t need the “honour” of being a Disney Princess

Not many people know this, but when I was a little boy I hated Princess Leia. Like, REALLY hated! Not because she was a girl or anything, but because of … Continue reading Why Princess Leia doesn’t need the “honour” of being a Disney Princess

Sherlock: Why Mary’s Story Had To End

[Spoilers for the BBC’s Sherlock TV show] It’s incredible to see the variety of emotions that people are experiencing after witnessing the final events of the New Years Day episode of … Continue reading Sherlock: Why Mary’s Story Had To End

My Top 12 Most Notable Films of 2016

And here we are ladies and gents, the end of what has got to be the most interesting year of my life. I honestly wouldn’t have believed you if you … Continue reading My Top 12 Most Notable Films of 2016

My thoughts on Passengers (2016) and the art of storytelling

[Spoilers for Passengers, 24 (TV Show), What Lies Beneath and No Country for Old Men.] You know what got me into storytelling? An episode of Star Trek. Specifically Season 5, … Continue reading My thoughts on Passengers (2016) and the art of storytelling