As I referred to in the recent hit post Blog Wars Trek Stars, I think we’re evolving into a different kind of film experience that doesn’t fit into the model we knew, nor the model we know. We’re in the awkward transition moment of the big–screen experience, especially in the context of media at large. […]Read more "A Different Kind of Experience"
…today, June 21, 2012, Jar Jar Hater completely blew up just about any competing movie argument she ever wants to throw at me. I’ve got a new permanent argument defeater. This is monumental enough I had to write a second post for the day. Had. To. I’m still in shock.Read more "…And with That, Dear Friends…"
I have a sickness. When I love someone or something, I love it with all my heart. To that end, and with the assistance of PMT, I have tracked down the soundtrack to the immortal film, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier. I paid real money to have it shipped to my door, a two-disc […]Read more "Well, I Went Ahead and Ordered the Limited Edition Soundtrack of Star Trek V"
Recently I took part in a movie challenge where ideas were exchanged for movies the other person had not seen, partially to test limits (I think) and also to offer interesting alternatives to the other person for their consideration. I was issued the challenge to watch Arthur (the original 1981 version), Great Expectations (the 1998 […]Read more "The Joy of Discovery"
As I’ve discovered, writing lists is difficult by its nature, it’s a flawed process. It’s actually worse to compose an “of all time” list, when you think about it, because you never know when something more apt to fit on the list will appear, and your list is no longer valid. Further, criteria need to […]Read more "The Worst Books I’ve Read"
Originally this blog was going to be about a fun exploration of what my friend Tom once called, “your oddly perfect penmanship.” Thanks for the compliment Tom! I am more than a little OCD–you may notice that my lists tend to be structured to work out as Fives, and if they don’t that means I’m […]Read more "Losing Our Ability To Write"
That’s right, I’m keeping the horrible titles going. I hate myself sometimes. To make up for it, I have a ton of other movie and TV references, including lines, scattered through here and I want to see if anyone can pick them all out. While this won’t be the last vampire blog, because my obsessive–compulsive […]Read more "The Vampire Blogs: Episode V: The Ending Strikes Flat"