Monthly Archives: September 2011

Fire and Ice

Mortal Kombat is officially hopping on the ‘reboot’ bandwagon as New Line Cinema has greenlit a film series based on the lovable video game franchise.  Kevin Tancharoen has been hired to direct the series, after having directed the viral video … Continue reading

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Statistical Innovation

 With Moneyball making a pretty decent box office run let’s take a look at this charming and inspirational film based off of the story of Billy Beane and the invention of ‘sabermetrics‘.  Billy Beane challenges conventional baseball recruiting practices, and … Continue reading

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Eternal Conflict

With Tarsem Singh’s Immortals getting a new TV spot trailer, and a release date thats creeping up, let’s take a look at this visceral and artistic depiction of a classic Greek conflict.  The film highlights a clash between the brave and … Continue reading

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Savage Nobility

Wolverine’s second solo film is finally picking up steam despite the first one being god awful.  A new scribe has been brought aboard to re-write the original screenplay that was written by Oscar Winner Christopher Mcquarrie (The Usual Suspects).  An … Continue reading

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Delusions of Grandeur

DC Comics is relaunching it’s entire stockpile of 52 comic book titles this month in a historic publishing event aimed at enticing new readers with revamped ‘more modern’ and ‘more accessible’ material.  This reboot mentality goes hand-in-hand with Warner Bros. … Continue reading

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Tactical Redemption

With the Dark Knight Rises now filming in the City of Angels, naturally some delicious and nutritious incendiary spy footage has leaked.  Returning to the movie nerd roots that spawned this blog, let’s take a look at the Caped Crusader … Continue reading

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Stupidity Abroad

With MTV perpetually shaming our nation every week by airing episodes of Jersey Shore Season 4 filmed in Florence, Italy perhaps it’s time to look at what makes these morons so delightfully entertaining.  Indeed the premise of the show is … Continue reading

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