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
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
Super humans. Super cars. After the famous franchise found new fuel in Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham's two previous appearances in the high-speed universe, Universal decided to bring together the two titans of the new trilogy. Check out the official trailer for "Hobbs & Shaw"! I did not think I was going to be this … Continue reading Fast and Furious Is Back!
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 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
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
2018 was another brilliantly chaotic and fascinating year not only in the perspective of the World itself, but in terms of film, art, and content for Up Your Geek. I had the incredible opportunity to join the Up Your Geek family to bring my own perspective onto this lovely website and to contribute during some … Continue reading 2018’s Biggest Geek Films