Infinity War Countdown: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The sequel to the surprise smash success of Guardians of the Galaxy is an interesting case to say the least. It is one of the more divisive films in the MCU, given that some people love the film as a great sequel to the first, while others think this is a mediocre follow up at…

Infinity War Countdown – Thor: The Dark World

If there is one MCU film that most people forget having seen, it’s Thor: The Dark World (2013). It is not terrible nor spectacular as a film. However, as a Thor film in the MCU, it can be described as painfully average. Thor and the sci-fi inspired Asgard have so much inherent potential and none…

Infinity War Countdown: Iron Man (2008)

With 18 movies and nearly six billion dollars to its name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a cultural phenomenon. All of these films have been building to one thing: Avengers: Infinity War. In honor of this massive movie, we here at The Overthinkers are going to spend the next 18 days retracing the path from…

Blade Runner 2049: Why It’s Worth the Watch

Blade Runner 2049, directed by Denis Villeneuve, has been released on 4K/Blu-Ray/DVD and digital, and has received Oscar nominations for its cinematography, visual effects, sound editing, sound mixing, and production design. While critically acclaimed, audiences did not seem to be there for it. Fans of the film are louder with their opinions and recommendations now…

Top 3 Modern Holiday Episodes Worth Watching

The holidays, Christmas, Chanukah, this most wonderful time of year, whatever you like to call it, has the capacity to bring us times of togetherness, reflection, and recalling fond memories. One of the simpler yet delightful traditions among many families is watching favorite holiday specials together. “Dr. Suess’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” and “A…

“Is it a Classic, Charlie Brown?”

Whatever your tastes may be, whatever life you lead, whatever views you have, chances are you have a favorite Halloween TV Special. The best ones indulge in the spirit of the season. One such special has lasted over 50 years and is still so celebrated, it airs on ABC every Halloween. As a matter of…