Ripley Review – A Beautiful New Take On A Classic

Netflix’s new prestige TV show Ripley from Steven Zaillian, the writer behind fantastic movies like Schindler’s List (1993) and The Irishman (2019), isn’t the first adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s classic novel The Talented Mr. Ripley (1955), and it wouldn’t surprise me if it doesn’t end up being the last. The timing is interesting given we … Read more

Review: Percy Jackson & the Olympians – Episodes 1 & 2

I must confess first and foremost that Percy Jackson and the Olympians was one of my favorite book series growing up. Throughout middle and high school, I was completely sucked into Rick Riordan’s urban fantasy stories where a world of mythology hides just beneath the surface, and great heroes emerge from otherwise inconspicuous 8th grade … Read more

Review: Doctor Who 60th Specials – Episode 3 – “The Giggle”

Doctor Who - The Giggle.

Spoilers from the outset for this review of the Doctor Who 60th-Anniversary Special, “The Giggle.” The end looms for the Fourteenth Doctor in the third and final episode of the 60th-anniversary specials. It all begins in Soho, 1925, with the birth of television, an appropriate subject matter to honor the 60-year milestone and an effective means to welcome … Read more

Review: Doctor Who 60th Specials – Episode 2 – “Wild Blue Yonder”

Doctor Who - Wild Blue Yonder.

Spoilers from the outset for this review of the Doctor Who 60th-Anniversary Special, “Wild Blue Yonder.” As a recap, Donna (Catherine Tate) spilled coffee onto the TARDIS console, sending the temp from Chiswick (born in Southampton, as we learn in this episode) and the Fourteenth Doctor (David Tennant) out of control across time and space. The episode swiftly … Read more

Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson First Look For Doctor Who Christmas Special

Doctor Who - Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson.

Good news on to all Whovians out there.  The first official images of Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson as the Fifteenth Doctor and Ruby Sunday have been revealed to the world – showing the two characters in action for the forthcoming Christmas Day special, titled “The Church on Ruby Road” (courtesy of a story from The Radio Times). … Read more

Review: Doctor Who 60th Specials – Episode 1 – “The Star Beast”

Doctor Who - The Star Beast.

Spoilers from the outset for this review of the Doctor Who 60th-Anniversary Special, “The Star Beast.” In 2008, Donna Noble lost her memory of the Doctor. Wilfred Mott (Bernard Cribbins) saluted the Time Lord from his doorstep as the time traveller returned to the TARDIS in the rain, once again, all alone. Tears fell, and … Read more

The Walking Dead: The Book Of Carol, Rick Teaser and Daryl Dixon Season 2

Rick - The Walking Dead - The Ones Who Live.

Spoilers from the latest episode of The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon will be discussed herein.   Melissa McBride will reprise her role in The Walking Dead universe with the second chapter of the Daryl Dixon spin-off. Her involvement in the series will be significant since the series has been titled The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon – The Book of Carol.  “I’ve known there … Read more

Loki Fans Love Ke Huy Quan As O.B

Ke Huy Quan as O.B - Loki Season 2.

Loki Season 2 is underway on Disney+, and since becoming the second-most watched premiere on the streamer in 2023, fans are reacting in the best possible way for Ke Huy Quan as Ouroboros (O.B). You only need to look at social media to realise how Loki fans feel toward the character (H/T ComicBook). “I need Marvel to … Read more

Rick and Morty Movie: Zack Snyder and Dan Harmon Held Talks At Warner Bros.

Rick and Morty.

Zack Snyder, who plays Fortnite as Mr. Meeseeks, once summoned Dan Harmon to Warner Bros. to discuss ideas for a potential Rick and Morty film – fuelling hopes – once again, that a big-screen adaptation of the popular animated Adult Swim series may become reality. “Not him saying, ‘I get to do it,’ or anything like … Read more