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Blogs

Get in the Robot

Preface The science fiction sub-genre of giant, fighting robots or machines, colloquially known as “Mecha”, has been around since the late 1800s. However, the Mecha genre didn’t begin to reach peak popularity until the manga turned anime “Mazinger Z” debuted on television in 1972. From there the proverbial floodgates were […]

Entertainment

‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ misses both shots

  Welcome to Zombieland…again! Ten years after the original, “Zombieland: Double Tap” revisits Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg), Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson), Wichita (Emma Stone), and Little Rock (Abigail Breslin). The four friends are living within Zombieland and now reside in the White House. They have perfected the zombie-killing game, but new threats— […]

Opinion

Best Movies of 2018

Hereditary focuses on the relationships between the Graham family, and their reactions to deaths they face. The thriller begins with a wide shot of a dollhouse, and as the camera zooms in audiences see it is actually the Graham family home. This shot suggests the family members are nothing more than […]

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Summer blockbusters disappoint while gems go unnoticed

Popstar starring Andy Samberg is a fantastic movie many missed.   There is no tip-toeing around this. This past summer movie season was a disappointment to say the least.  There were films that fell short of their hype (Jason Bourne and Suicide Squad), films that were made despite little enthusiasm […]