I like words. Words are how we communicate. And they are the closest we have to magic. If you record your thoughts in the form of words, they will live on after your body is dead. That’s magic. I used the word “doozy” in a review I wrote recently. It’s a word that I was […]Read more "Doozy"
15:01 – 30:00 When we last saw our stalwart Jedi Knights, Obi-Wan Kenobi, in his Jesus Christ disguise, was hanging from the drone that tried to assassinate Senator Amidala with poison millipedes. He was zipping through air traffic high above Coruscant while Anakin Skywalker boosted a yellow skycar to chase after him. In the quick […]Read more "Star Wars: Attack Of The Clones (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Two: Toxic Darts and Emo Ani"
Chaos On The Bridge is a documentary currently available streaming on Netflix as I’m typing this. Written, directed and narrated by William Shatner, the original Captain Kirk, this hour-long documentary is about the turbulent first years of Star Trek: The Next Generation. Documentaries don’t fill much of my viewing time in my on-going pursuit of […]Read more "Chaos On The Bridge: a Star Trek:TNG documentary review"
Season 7 of Sons of Anarchy was the final season of the series. And, it was a doozy. As always, this review contains massive SPOILERS, so don’t let me ruin anything for you if you ever plan to watch this series. Which, by the way, I recommend that you do watch. Just don’t get into […]Read more "Sons of Anarchy: Season 7: a review"
00:00 – 15:00 A Star Wars movie definitely wouldn’t be the same without the 20th Century Fox fanfare and logo at the start of it. . . Then the Lucasfilm logo. . .and then. . . A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… I had been disappointed by Phantom Menace when I […]Read more "Star Wars: Attack Of The Clones (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter One: An Assassination-Attempt Sandwich"
“The Abominable Bride” was a Sherlock special that aired between Series 3 and Series 4. It is a true treat for those of us who were fans of the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stories long before Benedict Cumberbatch donned the hat, as the bulk of this episode is set in Victorian London instead of the […]Read more "Sherlock Special (2016): “The Abominable Bride”: a review"
This is truly a great time to be alive. Well, for me, anyway. If you don’t feel the same as I do, I am deeply sorry. I know that everyone’s worldview is affected by their current circumstances. At many points in my life, which has spanned more than five decades now, I could not have […]Read more "Embarrassment of Riches"