Monthly Archives: October 2014

Movie Review: Gone Girl

poster_1411371682Gone Girl (2014)

Starring: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Tyler Perry, Neil Patrick Harris, Carrie Coon

Directed By: David Fincher

David Fincher has done it again. The director of Se7en, The Social Network, and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo has turned in another amazing movie that, when it’s all said and done, will definitely be put on numerous “Best of the Year” lists come year’s end. Adapted from Gillian Flynn’s novel (from her own screenplay no less) Gone Girl is a searing look into marriage, the lies men and women tell one another, and the media. It’s tense, shocking, and surprisingly funny as well. Read the rest of this entry

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Comic Reviews: Thor and Gotham Academy!

COMIC REVIEWS!!!

 portrait_uncannyThor #1 (Marvel Comics)

 Excited for the new female Thor? Well, I’ll tell you right now: she’s only in two pages of Thor #1, the new jumping on point by Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman. This fact makes it a little tough to believe that this change is going to last, as does the fact that this brand new #1 reads more like Thor: God of Thunder #26. The focus is entirely on the former Thor (who we’re now told to call “Odinson”), which will most likely lead to a lot of angry customers. Read the rest of this entry