Podcasts - July 27, 2017 & August 3, 2017 Fictional FrontiersAugust 06, 2017
I participated in back-to-back episodes of Fictional Frontiers recently and discussed things ranging from SD Comic-con to the latest summer releases to things in the upcoming pipeline (Star Trek: Discovery in particular). My comments caused one tweeter to compare me to the old geezer who yelled at kids to get off his lawn!
My thanks to Fictional Frontiers for providing these.
The Art (or Lack Thereof) of the Trailer
Generally speaking, when I arrive at a theater, I like to get there as close as possible to the movie's start. I try to avoid all commercials and most trailers. One theater that I attend has a firm policy of NO commercials and THREE trailers (...
The Two R's
There's an example of the MPAA's unfairness and irrationality on display in theaters for everyone to see. If you believe that using the ratings is a reasonable way to determine the moral suitability of a film, this may cause you to re-think your ...
Creature Double Feature: An Appreciation
When did my love affair with monster movies begin? If I wasgoing to date it, it started in 1973 as a fitful, inconstant infatuation. Ican’t say for sure whether I ever watched a whole movie during this timeperiod. At the tender age of 5, my ...