The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

With the summer winding down, a new batch of TV shows are reaching their finales, giving us plenty to discuss on the podcast. First we take a look at the week in comedy,…

‘Breaking Bad’ Stars Reunite for this Amazing Video, also Starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus

‘Breaking Bad’ Stars Reunite for this Amazing Video, also Starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus

The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards are now less than a week away, and everyone is excited to see if the final season of Breaking Bad can beat True Detective – and also –…

Foo Fighters Win The Ice Bucket Challenge by Turning it Into a Brilliant Homage of ‘Carrie’

Foo Fighters Win The Ice Bucket Challenge by Turning it Into a Brilliant Homage of ‘Carrie’

The Foo Fighters are no strangers to paying homage to classic horror films. Their music video for “Everlong” which was directed by Michel Gondry and nominated for Best Music Video at the 1998…

Masters of Sex Ep. 2.06: “Blackbird” says a painful, beautifully intimate goodbye

Masters of Sex Ep. 2.06: “Blackbird” says a painful, beautifully intimate goodbye

"Blackbird" is a frustrating episode, containing some series-high moments of emotional potency along with some decisions that made me gnaw my lip with bafflement. The biggest disappointment is that after just two episodes…


Understanding Plot Holes – Misdiagnosis & Bad Lexicon

Understanding Plot Holes – Misdiagnosis & Bad Lexicon

Strange Interpretation #21

The term 'Plot Hole' has grown legs and begun a marathon sprint in the last few years. In most cases, the vast majority of accusations were false, revealing a common misunderstanding of what…

Frank is a high concept, heartrending film

Frank is a high concept, heartrending film

Frank Directed by Leonard Abrahamson United Kingdom, 2014 The pitch for Frank sounds like it might fall somewhere between Rubber and Kevin Smith’s upcoming Tusk: films that seem predicated on a dare, a…

‘The Trip to Italy’ is as hilarious and delicious as any movie this year

‘The Trip to Italy’ is as hilarious and delicious as any movie this year

There is no one word to describe the relationship between British actors Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Whatever is the essence of their unusual chemistry, they ought to bottle it and sell it…

‘Snowpiercer’ and The Risk of Revolution

‘Snowpiercer’ and The Risk of Revolution

The premise to Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer (2013) is one of emancipation from a class system specifically designed for a superficial idea of balance - if there is no poor then there can be…


‘The Leftovers’, Ep. 1.08, “Cairo,” earns the show’s second season

‘The Leftovers’, Ep. 1.08, “Cairo,” earns the show’s second season

Cults on TV are tough. They seem like a really good idea. They’re weird and scary and, bonus, we have them in real life. But anyone who has seen or read my reviews…

Masters of Sex Ep. 2.06: “Blackbird” says a painful, beautifully intimate goodbye

Masters of Sex Ep. 2.06: “Blackbird” says a painful, beautifully intimate goodbye

"Blackbird" is a frustrating episode, containing some series-high moments of emotional potency along with some decisions that made me gnaw my lip with bafflement. The biggest disappointment is that after just two episodes…

The Strain, Ep. 1.06, “Occultation” finally gets things moving!

The Strain, Ep. 1.06, “Occultation” finally gets things moving!

This is a flip-flop show. One week it'll leave us questioning what went wrong, the next we'll see the potential all over again. This week was more of the latter as, for lack…

True Blood, Ep. 7.09, “Love is to Die” stages the story for series’s end

True Blood, Ep. 7.09, “Love is to Die” stages the story for series’s end

With only one episode left in the series, True Blood makes it clear in "Love is to Die" that it's ready for the end. Couples are splitting up, reuniting, or just beginning, people…


TIFF: ‘St. Vincent’, James Franco, ‘Kaguya’ round out festival lineup

TIFF: ‘St. Vincent’, James Franco, ‘Kaguya’ round out festival lineup

With the Toronto International Film Festival just two weeks away starting on September 4 and running through September 14, TIFF has finalized their full slate of films along with the film schedule. According…

Fantasia 2014: Thomas’s 5 Movies

Fantasia 2014: Thomas’s 5 Movies

Fantasia Film Festival 2014

It's really a testament to the scope and variety of the things one can see at the Fantasia International Film Festival that my top 5 Fantasia films this year can contain a big-budget…

Kenny’s Five Best and Worst Films of Fantasia 2014

Kenny’s Five Best and Worst Films of Fantasia 2014

Covering Fantasia for the first time was a hectic, enjoyable experience.  They give you a badge with your name on it and everything.  However, as for this year’s lineup, I have a little…

TIFF: ‘Mommy’ leads lineup of Canadian films

TIFF: ‘Mommy’ leads lineup of Canadian films

  The Toronto International Film Festival may just be getting too big with the absurd number of films it has each year, but it still makes room for some hometown heroes. TIFF has…


The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

With the summer winding down, a new batch of TV shows are reaching their finales, giving us plenty to discuss on the podcast. First we take a look at the week in comedy,…

Sketchy Episode 132 – ‘Rick and Morty (w/ Superfan Giovanni)’

Sketchy Episode 132 – ‘Rick and Morty (w/ Superfan Giovanni)’

Newcomb welcomes Superfan Giovanni to discuss the wickedly creative “Rick And Morty” from Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland. Enjoy! Song X Gonna Give It To Ya by DMX Follow Sketchy ILoveWomen.org facebook.com/SketchyPodcast twitter.com/SketchyPodcast…

This is Our Design #16: “Potage”

This is Our Design #16: “Potage”

Welcome back to the This is Our Design re-watch of Hannibal's first season, which took a brief hiatus because we were learning how cook gourmet meals using human flesh and certainly not because…

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

With the summer winding down, a new batch of TV shows are reaching their finales, giving us plenty to discuss on the podcast. First we take a look at the week in comedy,…


‘Hellraiser: Bestiary’ #1 Review

‘Hellraiser: Bestiary’ #1 Review

The universe of Clive Barker’s Hellraiser is a rich and dark one and it is ripe to have writers come in and explore in a multitude of gruesome ways. That is the goal…

IDW announces new ‘The Bigger Bang’

IDW announces new ‘The Bigger Bang’

Today IDW has announced a new creator owned series called The Bigger Bang by writer D.J. Kirkbride (Amelia Cole) and illustrator Vassilis Gogtzilas (Adventures of Augusta Wind). The mini-series sounds very interesting and…

‘Doberman’ #2 Is Not Quite as Funny

‘Doberman’ #2 Is Not Quite as Funny

Doberman #2 Written by Scott Marder, Rob Rosell and Jack Lambert Art by Brandon McKinney Published by IDW Frank Doberano comes back to the real world in this issue to get revenge on…

‘Red City’ #3 – Nearing the End of a Great New Series

‘Red City’ #3 – Nearing the End of a Great New Series

Red City #3 Written by Daniel Corey Art by Anthony Diecidue Published by Image Comics This series is on the verge of being over. The “To Be Concluded” at the end is certainly…


‘Batman: Arkham’: A Retrospective

‘Batman: Arkham’: A Retrospective

75 Years of Batman

Batman: Arkham Series Rocksteady/Warner Bros. Eidos/Warner Bros. PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U You’ve got to feel sorry for Beenox. Tasked with taking over the reigns of the Spider-man franchise from…

Back From the Grave: How Nintendo could utilize ‘Fatal Frame’

Back From the Grave: How Nintendo could utilize ‘Fatal Frame’

Fatal Frame Wii U/Project Zero Koei Tecmo Koei Tecmo/Nintendo Wii U The tides are finally turning for the Wii U with the roaring engines of Mario Kart 8, igniting console sales which reached 510,000…

Konami announces new Silent Hill game, possible reboot

Konami announces new Silent Hill game, possible reboot

Konami has dropped a bombshell with the sudden release of a new trailer for the Silent Hill series. Although the trailer doesn’t offer much in details pertaining to the actual game or its plot,…

‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ sets the table for a promising finale

‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ sets the table for a promising finale

75 Years of Batman

Batman: Arkham Knight Rocksteady Studios Warner Bros. IE PS4, Xbox One, PC Before Rocksteady got a hold of the Batman franchise, the Dark Knight, like many of his superhero contemporaries, had only starred…


New on Video: ‘Stroszek’

New on Video: ‘Stroszek’

One movie that has always stood out as being among Herzog's most unusual is Stroszek, from 1977. Well received upon its release, and now recognized as one of the German filmmaker's finest films,…

Understanding Plot Holes – Misdiagnosis & Bad Lexicon

Understanding Plot Holes – Misdiagnosis & Bad Lexicon

Strange Interpretation #21

The term 'Plot Hole' has grown legs and begun a marathon sprint in the last few years. In most cases, the vast majority of accusations were false, revealing a common misunderstanding of what…

Saying goodbye to the incomparable Lauren Bacall

Saying goodbye to the incomparable Lauren Bacall

“Legends are all to do with the past and nothing to do with the present” While the world was still reeling from the death of Robin Williams, we learned that Lauren Bacall, one…

The Definitive ‘What the F**K?’ Movies: 50-41

The Definitive ‘What the F**K?’ Movies: 50-41

So…what do I mean by “What the F**k?” Movies? These are the films that, upon completing your viewing, you seriously worry about the director’s sanity. Or you can’t really comprehend what you just…


Sound On Sight Podcast

Awesome Mix Tape Volume 3: Heads Will Roll

Awesome Mix Tape Volume 3: Heads Will Roll

When I was growing up, my friend’s older brother made me a bunch of mix tapes. Back then, they used…

Sordid Cinema

Sordid Cinema #82: ‘Cold in July’ + Fantasia Film Festival Highlights Part 1

Sordid Cinema #82: 'Cold in July' + Fantasia Film Festival Highlights Part 1

Fans of pulp fiction will get a kick out of Cold in July, a gritty, at times bloody, and darkly…

Hey You Geeks Podcast

Hey You Geeks!! Podcast# 31: Breaking Down Guardians of the Galaxy

Hey You Geeks!! Podcast# 31: Breaking Down Guardians of the Galaxy

Finally, Guardians of the Galaxy is out in theaters and Hey You Geeks are here to offer our review, dive…

Televerse

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

The Televerse #155- SDCC 2014 Hannibal Pressroom

With the summer winding down, a new batch of TV shows are reaching their finales, giving us plenty to discuss…

Open Source

Open Source #4: Sony vs EA. FIIIGHT!!!

Open Source #4: Sony vs EA. FIIIGHT!!!

  War has broken out over at Open Source HQ! Settle in for Episode 4 as the team debate the…

Sketchy

Sketchy Episode 132 – ‘Rick and Morty (w/ Superfan Giovanni)’

Sketchy Episode 132 - 'Rick and Morty (w/ Superfan Giovanni)'

Newcomb welcomes Superfan Giovanni to discuss the wickedly creative “Rick And Morty” from Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland. Enjoy! Song…

Game Of Thrones Podcast

Game of Thrones Podcast #30: “The Children”

Game of Thrones Podcast #30: "The Children"

  When Game of Thrones show-runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss promised the season four finale would be their finest yet, they…

The Walking Dead Podcast

The Walking Dead Podcast Episode 53: “A”

The Walking Dead Podcast Episode 53: “A”

For the second half of The Walking Dead Season 4, the survivors have been following the train tracks and on…

Shot by Both Sides

‘Nightmares’ as unstable as a one-legged pirate walking a tightrope

'Nightmares' as unstable as a one-legged pirate walking a tightrope

Nightmares Directed by John Lamond Screenplay by Colin Eggleston 1980, USA The Italians might have done it best but the…