Comic Con 2018 Trailer Recap

Comic Con 2018 roared into San Diego like a giant nerdy hurricane over the weekend, leaving trailers and announcements in its wake. Here’s just a few of the big trailers from the convention:             Aquaman and Shazam! In the wake of Justice League’s failure, and Wonder Woman’s success, DC is moving ahead with two standalone…

Avengers: Infinity War Review

Okay, this is gonna be quick and dirty because I saw a late show and slept about 3 hours last night. Also, I’m loath to spoil anything. If ever there was a film you needed to go into with as little foreknowledge as possible, it’s Infinity War. Okay good stuff first. I think just about…

Infinity War Countdown: Guardians of the Galaxy

Until the Summer of 2014, Marvel movies had barely ventured outside of Earth. They did, but it was only to further the saga of Thor, which was largely from two forgettable MCU Films. But with the premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), that all changed. Guardians spent so little time on Earth that it’s easy to forget…

Anime vs. Oscars 2018

It’s that time of year again. The 90th Academy Awards—a night of opulence and glamour; it is a night dedicated to honoring the talent featured in the movies of 2017. … anime? What’s that? Every year, this seems to be the story for why the list of Animated Feature Film nominees almost never include Japanese…

9 Documentaries to Watch in Honor of Black History Month

Black History Month is a celebration but also a reminder that our history is more than just what is written in the textbooks. In the spirit of celebrating diversity and recognizing tragedy, I have compiled a short list of documentaries that honor the importance of political and social history of African-Americans in the United States….

Last Holiday: A Minute by Minute Recap

Just when I thought I couldn’t find a fun, romantic, Hallmark-esque movie to watch this Christmas, I watched Last Holiday. With a tag-line like “She always thought she was somebody… and she was”, I knew I was in for a feel-good classic.