Category Archives: Television and Film

The Emmys Offer Further Proof That Awards Shows Need to Change or Go Away

It’s like a bad dream that everyone keeps having but its the same dream.  A room full of beautiful Hollywood people, many of them in horrendous dresses, have their names called to accept an award.  A look of shock and … Continue reading

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Generations Apart: The Legacy of Chuck Berry

Chuck! Chuck! It’s Marvin….your cousin, Marvin Berry! You know that new sound you’ve been looking for? Well, listen to this… It is one of the most memorable scenes of the 1980s as Marty McFly from 1985 rocks out to the … Continue reading

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Netflix Does It Again With ‘The Fundamentals of Caring’

In case you haven’t noticed, this little streaming service called Netflix has been slowly taking over the world of film and television.  Not satisfied with just streaming existing movies and TV shows, CEO Reed Hastings decided it was time to … Continue reading

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Musical Wellness for the Soul

“If music be the food of love, play on.”  That is a line from Twelfth Night and is the only line of Shakespeare that I remember from high school.  Funny how you don’t realize what is being taught to you … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Conspiracy Solved! Superheroes Are Fictional!

Well, okay maybe the title was a little misleading.  There is actually no conspiracy other than the one the film critics have staged to rid the world of Marvel’s competition.  As a self proclaimed comic book geek as well as … Continue reading

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Retro Overload: A Look at the Current Hollywood Think Tank

The past decade has been an interesting, if not predictable time in Hollywood.  The rise of the comic book genre has surpassed anyone’s expectations and the insistence on sticking with known brands has become the norm.   Hollywood is stuck … Continue reading

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Trump and The Oscars: A Dream Partnership

There has been a slew of complaints and boycotts over the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences inability to diversify the nominations.  A lot of the complaints have been poorly presented and reactionary without addressing the actual issue: the … Continue reading

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