Small Screen Heroes Vs Big Screen Heroes

This weekend was the premiere of Luke Cage on Netflix, the latest Marvel street level superhero show and it’s already receiving rave reviews.  Viewership is high enough that Netflix even appeared to have trouble keeping up with the demand.  It’s also the beginning of the fall TV season, so we …

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Ghostbusters 2 – 25 Years Later

2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the sci-fi comedy classic Ghostbusters. It’s also the 25th anniversary of the much maligned sequel, Ghostbusters 2. I’ve never understood the geek rage that is directed towards this movie. While it’s not a perfect film, it’s really not that bad. There have been some …

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Classic Doctor Who Retro Review – “The Romans”

The Romans This is a purely “’historical” adventure, meaning a Doctor Who story set in Earth’s past which (aside from time travel) contains no other sci-fi elements. These sorts of adventures were fairly common in the Hartnell era, but by the time of the Troughton era, this type of story …

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