The Definite Article: UPDATE: New Launch date Thursday, June 1

2017-09-29T22:10:36+00:00

UPDATE: Due to unexpected and unusual circumstances the launch of the podcast has been postponed. We could go into excruciating detail here but basically...stuff happens. The new launch date will be Thursday, June 1. The inaugural episode will still be the Tom Baker classic: The Face of Evil by Chris [...]

The Definite Article: UPDATE: New Launch date Thursday, June 1 2017-09-29T22:10:36+00:00

The Blood Elevator: It’s Meaning & Symbol

2017-04-20T00:12:22+00:00

The blood elevator scene, sometimes called the ‘river of blood’, from Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining is a horrifying and disturbing image in a film full of horrifying and disturbing images.  Upon watching it the scene produces in many - myself included - a feeling of dread; an uneasiness that is [...]

The Blood Elevator: It’s Meaning & Symbol 2017-04-20T00:12:22+00:00

A Nation of Immigrants & Refugees: A Call for Kindness

2017-02-11T12:34:52+00:00

Editor's Note: I originality wrote this back in 2015 I thought it could use a re-post.   My great-great-grandfather came here from Ireland. He did so to escape famine, civil war and oppression. He left everything he knew – family, friends and culture - to come to America and create [...]

A Nation of Immigrants & Refugees: A Call for Kindness 2017-02-11T12:34:52+00:00

The Master of the Mystic: 2016’s Best End Credit Song

2017-01-02T21:54:43+00:00

So 2016 is over (finally) and it was...let's go with interesting. But amid all the disappointment, despair and downright disgust (lots of alliteration - eat your heat out Stan Lee) there was one bright point - The end credit song from Doctor Strange: The Master of the Mystic. Marvel films have [...]

The Master of the Mystic: 2016’s Best End Credit Song 2017-01-02T21:54:43+00:00

Because It’s Fun: A Lesson Learned in 2016

2017-01-02T21:16:08+00:00

2016 was not a good year. I could mention the abundance of celebrity deaths or the uncivil election or the discouraging decisions in Europe as the reasons for the awfulness of the year. Or on a smaller scale there were financial issues, work related shakeups and arguments I don’t care [...]

Because It’s Fun: A Lesson Learned in 2016 2017-01-02T21:16:08+00:00

Unfettered Imagination: Blank on Blank with Rod Serling

2016-12-12T22:36:15+00:00

"The most unfettered imagination belongs to young people, and they don’t walk through life; they fly" - Rod Serling in 1963. Blank on Blank is a series of short animations featuring snippets of conversation and interviews of various celebrities and other assorted famous people which airs on PBS. This particular [...]

Unfettered Imagination: Blank on Blank with Rod Serling 2016-12-12T22:36:15+00:00

Upcoming Supermovies

2017-06-28T21:42:42+00:00

Okay, so this post is basically for my own benefit. This handy-dandy little graphic from Comics Alliance is a great resource for planning all one's geek related movie experiences and I wanted it in a place I could refer back to repeatedly. You know, for research purposes. This really is [...]

Upcoming Supermovies 2017-06-28T21:42:42+00:00
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