Video game adaptations have been a fun glimpse into a world that I know relatively nothing about. I've seen the movies and that's mostly as far as I'm exposed to in respect to that franchise. The sizzling anticipation behind 'The Last Of Us' being made for television, specifically HBO was inescapable and undeniable. After the … Continue reading ‘The Last Of Us’: Season 1: Humanity At Its Best & Its Very Worst.
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The Wildly Entertaining, Unrestrained Mess That Is ‘Euphoria’ Season 2.
If the second season of HBO's hit show 'Euphoria' has achieved anything during its run, it's that for those eight Sundays, everyone was glued to their screens. In fact, the interest in this show only went up with each episode as the finale drew over 6.6 million viewers across all HBO platforms and honestly, I … Continue reading The Wildly Entertaining, Unrestrained Mess That Is ‘Euphoria’ Season 2.
‘The Matrix: Resurrections’ Review: Neo and Trinity Redux! The Matrix? Not So Much.
To re-enter 'The Matrix', 19 years after the original trilogy ended doesn't sound all that surprising nowadays, considering everything else is getting resurrected. The idea of the legacy sequel sounds superficial, using nostalgia to bait movie-goers to get a nice looking box-office result, that being said, when it works, it works like magic. With 'Star … Continue reading ‘The Matrix: Resurrections’ Review: Neo and Trinity Redux! The Matrix? Not So Much.
y’all are thinking too hard about ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’.
This damn movie has been out for an entire month and considering I work in a movie theatre, you would think that I would've seen this by now. I had even seen the first half-hour at home but stopped because I genuinely wanted to watch this theatrically. After a tedious month of planning, I finally … Continue reading y’all are thinking too hard about ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’.
‘Together Again’ Is The Culmination of Finn and Jake’s Greatest Adventure.
Despite the main series ending in 2018, Finn and Jake return to our screens one last time for what could arguably be called the true finale to 'Adventure Time'. Having had the pleasure of growing up with these characters for the past eleven years, watching this episode felt like a full-circle moment. There's a surrealness … Continue reading ‘Together Again’ Is The Culmination of Finn and Jake’s Greatest Adventure.
‘Infinity Train’ Demands To Reach Its Full Potential.
HBO Max's hidden gem, 'Infinity Train' constantly strives to break the stigmatization against western animation. Amongst many of his fellow creators, Owen Dennis (creator of 'Infinity Train') aims for a future where mature animated storytelling is consumed by all ages. The undeniable truth is that both teens and adults love animation just as much as … Continue reading ‘Infinity Train’ Demands To Reach Its Full Potential.
‘Godzilla vs Kong’ Is Saved By an Incredibly Satisfying Climax.
You've heard the names, you've seen the movies, you probably chose a side and defended it passionately. Godzilla and Kong are here to deliver the rebirth of Hollywood which seems fitting considering their status as Hollywood icons. Decades worth of movies, shows and debates have led us to this perfect epic, non-sensical blockbuster. A movie … Continue reading ‘Godzilla vs Kong’ Is Saved By an Incredibly Satisfying Climax.
Why ‘The Snyder Cut’ Feels Like a Bittersweet Victory.
While 'Zack Snyder's Justice League' is a testament to the creative vision and the true passion of the fans that supported it, it's release has left a bittersweet taste in everyone's mouth. Despite the success and overwhelming love it's getting from the fans, Warner Brothers has no plans to continue with this story. The chaotic … Continue reading Why ‘The Snyder Cut’ Feels Like a Bittersweet Victory.
‘Tom & Jerry’ Embark on Their Most Mediocre Adventure Yet.
Growing up in the 2000's meant growing up with plenty of live-action / animation hybrid movies. The most beloved cartoon icons all had one, from the hilariously adult 'Scooby Doo' movies to the fever dreams that were 'Garfield: The Movie' and 'Looney Tunes: Back in Action'. As a child I had always wondered why 'Tom … Continue reading ‘Tom & Jerry’ Embark on Their Most Mediocre Adventure Yet.
How ‘I Remember You’ Embodies All of ‘Adventure Time’.
The unique and diverse cast of 'Adventure Time' allows it to truly tell any story it wants. The many themes of the show are told successfully through the use of its many different characters. Despite Finn and Jake being the core of the show, there are many relationships throughout which have the same amount of … Continue reading How ‘I Remember You’ Embodies All of ‘Adventure Time’.