Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Rana Resurgence

While prepping a bunch of old doodles for my DeviantArt  gallery (plug!), I was inspired to revisit Rana Roy’s IMDb page, where I was pleasantly surprised to see a slew of recent credits! Granted, most of them are for shorts … Continue reading

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Après-Meh

[Contains conveniently-placed calendars and SPOILERS!!!] The X-Files creator Chris Carter has a new pilot streaming online at the moment, courtesy of Amazon Studios. Normally I’d be hesitant to come down too harshly on premiere episodes (especially after shooting my mouth … Continue reading

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Jack You Up

I hadn’t seen Robert Rodriguez’s The Faculty since it came out at the cinema, back in 1998… but it was on TV this week, so I thought I’d give it a look, for old time’s sake. Nostalgia aside, I think … Continue reading

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The Peru Snafu

It’s been a fair few years since I read The Celestine Prophecy, but I remember it containing a handful of interesting philosophical ideas and observations (some of which have stuck with me to the present day) mired in a crappy … Continue reading

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Slashed

After retuning my DVR, I discovered that I can now receive the Film4 channel, which theoretically means that I should be able to watch a lot more cool and interesting films for free… though, so far, I haven’t seen anything … Continue reading

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Oh, Father!

Ever since I got on a Maggie Q kick, the sci-fi-vampire-western Priest (2011) has been on my “to buy” list… so I’m glad I got a chance to watch it on TV for free this week, because it really wasn’t … Continue reading

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Episkey!

[Contains a surprising amount of heavy petting and SPOILERS!!!] After the events of The Order of the Phoenix, I was hoping that Harry Potter and his chums had outgrown Hogswarts… but The Half-Blood Prince (2009) sees them all returning to … Continue reading

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