Year End Round-Up

Things That Everybody Liked Here’s a look at the ten images that received the most clicks this year. A few of them have consistently been in my Top Ten each year, but a few newer images cracked the list as well. Following the photo list is a brief look at my blog’s performance for theContinue reading “Year End Round-Up”

Dime Store Reads: The Predator: The Official Movie Novelization

In reverse….. Welcome to the first entry in a new category that I’m testing out: Dime Store Reads. In this category I will be reviewing books that I purchase at stores such as Dollar General, Family Dollar, Dollar Tree, Ollie’s, and other bargain outlets. None of the books that I review will cost more thanContinue reading “Dime Store Reads: The Predator: The Official Movie Novelization”

The Mandalorian Chapter 16

The Rescue Merry Christmas! Since most of you will probably be unwrapping presents tomorrow morning, I decided to post my review of the season finale of The Mandalorian a day early! Please be aware that there are a few MAJOR SPOILERS for this episode in this post following my general review. Don’t worry, though, asContinue reading “The Mandalorian Chapter 16”

Hollywood Gothic by David J. Skal

Pages dripping with blood-soaked tales…. I’ve been meaning to read Hollywood Gothic by David J. Skal for weeks now, but between two hurricanes and an ongoing onslaught of overtime at work thanks to said hurricanes, I’ve only recently completed the book. It’s an informative read with plenty of humor laced throughout. Skal does a greatContinue reading “Hollywood Gothic by David J. Skal”

A Different Christmas

2020 Has Not Been Kind Christmas is only a few days away. Normally I would be excited and well into a month full of classic Christmas films, newer Hallmark Christmas films (yes, I know, leave me alone), and purchasing a couple of cool new ornaments. Instead, my family and I are staying with my parentsContinue reading “A Different Christmas”

Mulan (2020)

My “reflection” on this film 1998’s animated Disney film Mulan is one of my favorite films. It managed to blend brilliant action sequences (that awesome avalanche scene) with an engaging and inspired tale. The 2020 version of the film attempts to do something similar with a few changes, additions, and removals and, to a degree,Continue reading “Mulan (2020)”

The Mandalorian Chapter 15

The Believer Last week’s episode of The Mandalorian brought back one of my favorite characters, the mouthy sharpshooter named Mayfield. The character was teased in Chapter 14 and returned in all of his sharp tongued glory. In the episode, Din needs the coordinates to Moff Gideon’s ship where Grogu is being held captive. In orderContinue reading “The Mandalorian Chapter 15”

Jeremy Bulloch, The Original Boba Fett, Has Passed Away

Rest in peace, Boba Fett I am sad to report the passing of Jeremy Bulloch, who portrayed Boba Fett in the original Star Wars Trilogy. Here is an article that verifies the sad news. We lost David Prowse, the actor who portrayed Darth Vader in the original trilogy (voiced by James Earle Jones), last month.Continue reading “Jeremy Bulloch, The Original Boba Fett, Has Passed Away”

Star Wars The Black Series: Phase I Clone Trooper

From Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Despite being my least favorite Star Wars film of all, Attack of the Clones has a few things going for it. There’s the introduction of Jango Fett and a young Boba Fett, the brief appearance of Zam Wesell, and some of the best Obi-Wan Kenobi momentsContinue reading “Star Wars The Black Series: Phase I Clone Trooper”