Category Archives: Rants about Films

R.I.P. Julee Cruise (1956 – 2022)

I was already familiar with Julee Cruise’s indelible/invaluable contributions to the Twin Peaks franchise, where she not only lent her ethereal vocals to the soundtrack, but also appeared on-screen in both the TV series (1990-91 + 2017) and its big-screen … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (5/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Chloe Fineman flexed her mimicry skills in ep #47.19 of SNL, claiming to serve as a full-time understudy for the other female … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (4/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Chloe Fineman (link) and Josie Totah (link) both chatted with People magazine (separately), to supplement their photoshoots for “The Beautiful Issue”, … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (3/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Chloe Fineman took inspiration from Netflix’s Inventing Anna (based on the true-life story of convicted Russian-German “con-artist” Anna Sorokin) to remodel … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (2/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – NPR’s World Café channel posted a live 4x song set by The Linda Lindas, recorded last month, featuring tracks from their … Continue reading

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Rant: “Peacemaker” S1 (2022) [SPOILERS!]

When I first read that John Cena’s character from The Suicide Squad (2021) was getting his own eponymous spin-off series, I was pretty apathetic about it… but the movie was so much fun, I figured it was worth watching at … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (12/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – I watched the 2010 MacGruber movie for the first time, in preparation for its belated TV-series-sequel. Based on a recurring Saturday … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (10/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – In the wake of my Fast & Furious fest, I was curious to revisit the first season of Community (2009), as … Continue reading

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Rant: “The Suicide Squad” (2021) [SPOILERS!]

Right off the bat (pun?), it has to be said that this movie is a vast improvement on its predecessor in every possible way!* Sure, there were several dud lines of dialogue and plot-holes a-plenty… it’s one of those stories … Continue reading

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Rant: “Fast & Furious: Supercharged” + “Fast & Furious Crossroads”

To satisfy my completist-curiosity, I’ve utilised YouTube “walk-throughs” to check-out a couple notable spin-offs from the F&F franchise (“Fastchise”?), neither of which really lived up to the main movies, despite the talent involved: Fast & Furious: Supercharged is a screen-based … Continue reading

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