Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Ruddy Rod

[Contains stolen stuffed cats and SPOILERS!!!] When the Dungeons & Dragons movie was first released back in 2000, it was savaged by the critics, and bombed at the box office… but today this turkey looks even more pathetic, as it … Continue reading

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The Azura Angle

Last Wednesday saw the debut of Working the Engels, a new Canadian sitcom starring the always-excellent Andrea Martin as ‘Ceil Engel’, a recently widowed woman who learns that her late husband left $200,000 worth of debt behind him. A failed suicide … Continue reading

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Meet The New Boss, Same As The Old Boss…

[Contains a fish-free lake and SPOILERS!!!] Season seven of Stargate: SG-1 ended with the President assigning a civilian commander to oversee the program… but it wasn’t long before she was shuffled over to a spin-off series, so that Jack could … Continue reading

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Mssscheeef!

This week saw the conclusion of the first series of Inside No. 9, a darkly comic horror anthology series written by (and occasionally starring) Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton. Each episode was set in a single, unrelated location (either a … Continue reading

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Hallow, Goodbye

[Contains snitch-snogging and SPOILERS!!!] I watched the two halves of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (2010/2011) a week or so apart, but since they’re adapted from a single novel, I’ve decided to lump them together for the sake of … Continue reading

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How Many Is “Too Many”?

I don’t tend to mark International Women’s Day myself, because every day is “International Women’s Day” in my heart [adopts smug, self-righteous smirk, and pats self on back]… but clearly this sentiment isn’t shared by the scrunts running an unnamed venue … Continue reading

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“That Skinny Ninja Chick”

[Contains Boba Fett standees and SPOILERS!!!] I’ve watched and enjoyed the first four Die Hard movies many times over the years, but it was quite an unsettling experience to revisit Die Hard 4.0 (aka Live Free or Die Hard) (2007) … Continue reading

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