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.
For the Thrill of It
There's a common misconception about film critics - that all we enjoy are stuffy, pretentious films that drag on interminably and are as lively as a stone gargoyle. While that probably describes some of the more esoteric and high-minded critics, it'...
The More Things Change
Over the past 24 hours, I have given some thought as to why I find the Oscar telecast utterly unentertaining and more than a bit of a chore to sit through, and I think I have figured it out. Much as I love movies, I don't care about the trappings of...
Note to the Critic: Do Not Watch...
From time-to-time, as I have previously mentioned, I am asked questions about why I choose not to see a particular movie. Typically, it's a combination of preference and opportunity. Sometimes I will see a movie I don't have high hopes for if it's ...