Predestination (2015)

Is fate predestined?  Must we live out the roles given to us?  These questions are explored in the film Predestination.  As we prepare for Terminator Genisys later this week, I’d recommend adding this to your list of films to watch beforehand. Story (4/5) – The story was written by Michael and Peter Spierig, based on [...]

The Spoiler Room discusses Jurassic World

I joined my friends at the Spoiler Room to discuss the recent movie Jurassic World.  Our discussion was informative, passionate, and diverse.  Please enjoy the podcast. You can find our discussion on Jurassic World at Special Mark Productions. The Spoiler Room Podcast is part of Special Mark Productions, which can be found at Special Mark Productions and [...]

Jurassic World (2015)

In some ways, Jurassic World is like the franchise itself.  After 10 years, we find attendance and memories of the park in decline.  In an attempt to keep the park viable and fresh, the people in charge have decided to create something new to bring interest back. The metaphor goes deeper though.  Let's look at [...]

A Blood Story (2015)

I’ve decided to structure my future reviews to follow my rating system better.  For more information about that system, please look at my About page.  So let’s take a look at A Blood Story. Story (2/5) – The story centers around Madison Sheffield (Mindy Robinson), who was a model before her husband disfigured her.  With [...]

TOMORROWLAND and the Struggle Between Hope and Defeat

Here's the link to a recent podcast that I was honored to be on, discussing Tomorrowland and the message of hope. The podcast was hosted by Movieocrity's Scott W. Davis for Cinema-obsession.  On that panel are Davis, Tony Estrada, Mark "The Movieman" Krawczyk, Cole Meredith, "The Lovely" Andrew Shearer, and me. TOMORROWLAND and the Struggle [...]

Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)

The third installment of the Insidious Trilogy may not be its strongest outing, but it certainly provides a fitting end to a collection of films filled with memorable moments and colorful characters.  Best of all, it basically ends the series where it all began. Insidious 3 takes place several years prior to the events of [...]