The Academy Awards And How They Have Been Hurt By Controversy

It’s 2019 and there seems to be a change in attitudes along with the change in time. It feels as if certain things are becoming less valuable to newer generations and it’s certainly palpable in all aspects, but a place where ideals are most noticeably changing is in film. Like any medium of art they … Continue reading The Academy Awards And How They Have Been Hurt By Controversy

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Why The Academy Awards Shuns Horror

The Academy Awards has been seen in the eyes of the public for many years as the most prestigious Awards ceremony for the art of filmmaking. Its purpose is to celebrate the medium in all of its incredible achievements and to award certain films each year that push the boundaries in some ways that improve … Continue reading Why The Academy Awards Shuns Horror

REVIEW: ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’

In 2013 the public was treated to a trailer from Warner Brothers Pictures announcing the release of a new film called The Lego Movie. What would seem like a senseless approach to sell Lego toys intrigued many people with not only the quality of said trailer, but also how many celebrities agreed to be in … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’

Why Comics And Comic-Based Properties Are So Often Looked Down Upon

I tend to try to keep up with current events from all across the spectrum from comics to politics to entertainment. I like to keep an eye on what is going on in the world and something very recently caught my attention and I wasn’t the only one to notice it. This past weekend on … Continue reading Why Comics And Comic-Based Properties Are So Often Looked Down Upon

What We Hope To See In ‘Ghostbusters’ 2020

If you are a fan of 1980s cinema and popular culture in general it is incredibly difficult to escape the influence that the 1984 original Ghostbusters film had on cinema. The film brilliantly matched supernatural elements with impressive special effects and very well handled sarcastic comedy that is still instantly quotable to this day. There … Continue reading What We Hope To See In ‘Ghostbusters’ 2020

Rockstar Games & The Theme Of Masculinity

Rockstar Games is one of the largest high profile publishers in all of Gaming. Their video games have single handedly sold the most out of any form of entertainment to date. They are an incredibly impressive and powerful company that have been changing the face of gaming for more than 25 years. Their games have … Continue reading Rockstar Games & The Theme Of Masculinity

Why ‘Genre Films’ Aren’t Given The Respect They So Often Deserve

It is the beginning of 2019 which means it is officially award season for film and television. The 76th Annual Golden Globes Awards was just held with some of the most widely praised films of the year being put up for nominations and even some winning a few awards.  It was a milestone that Black … Continue reading Why ‘Genre Films’ Aren’t Given The Respect They So Often Deserve