New Jersey Horror Con & Film Festival – Fall 2019

Hey there, Freaks and Geeks! The NJ Horror Con & Film Festival will be hosting their annual convention later this year at the Showboat in Atlantic City, NJ! Starting October 11th through the 13th, the NJ Horror Con & Film Festival will take place in 801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ. The convention focuses in independent … Continue reading New Jersey Horror Con & Film Festival – Fall 2019

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REVIEW: ‘Batman: Hush’

When it comes to the conventions I’ve been to I have been incredibly lucky to go to ones that often premiere DC’s animated films to the fans who would most appreciate them. These animated films have been coming out consistently over the last several years and have often delivered on things that the DC Live-Action … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Batman: Hush’

REVIEW: ‘The Lion King’ (2019)

Disney has been on a specific trend for their films as of late. They have felt the need to remake some of their most popular works into live-action and this trend is being met with a lot of trepidation, While some of them have been met with some positivity from fans, critically they haven’t been … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘The Lion King’ (2019)

REVIEW: ‘Toy Story 4’

The Toy Story franchise is one of the most popular and profitable animated franchises of all time. Its influence changed the way that film is made and ushered in the use of computer animation.  The original film was a big gamble. Betting all of your success on a new technology was risky, but what we … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Toy Story 4’

The Need For More LGBTQ+ Creators In Media (Pride Month 2019)

It is Pride Month! A month to celebrate the accomplishments and the continued struggle the LGBTQ community have had to and still face in the pursuit of equal rights and treatment. The struggle of this community is finally being acknowledged on a much more broad level. While this is the case there is still an … Continue reading The Need For More LGBTQ+ Creators In Media (Pride Month 2019)

Why Video Games Are So Difficult To Adapt Into Feature Films

I spend quite a fair bit of my time discussing and breaking down the elements of film with my work here at Up Your Geek. Film is an incredible passion for me and it is what my life goals have been up to this point, but Film isn’t the only medium that can make me … Continue reading Why Video Games Are So Difficult To Adapt Into Feature Films

Jordan Peele: Master Of Modern Layered Horror

I’ve made in my previous articles my adoration for the genre of horror. I strongly believe that horror can so often be the most emotionally honest genre regardless of the medium. Horror taps into our psyche and it gives us a feeling that no other genre can. It looks into our ingrained fears that we … Continue reading Jordan Peele: Master Of Modern Layered Horror