Muppet Family Christmas

Revisiting ‘A Muppet Family Christmas’ 29 Years Later

It’s no secret that I am a huge fan of The Muppets. In fact, it’s safe to say that if it has the Jim...

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is Still Magical 15 Years Later

Nothing in the fictional world has ever had as magical an impact on all of us as J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter series. With nearly...

5 Reasons why Jingle All the Way (1996) is a Perfect Holiday Film

"Jingle Bells, Batman smells." The 1990's were a fantastic decade for Christmas films. With titles such as Home Alone, The Nightmare Before Christmas, The...

Space Jam (1996) and the Greatest Game of Basketball Ever Played

Basketball is life. I could spend this entire article and hours of my time proving how such a thing could be true, but it...

District 9 (2009): Science Fiction and Social Commentary

Throughout my dedicated years as a cinephile, I've found that the greatest versions of fiction walk hand-in-hand with reality- particularly within the science fiction...

Life as a House (2001) Remains Powerful 15 Years Later

Do you remember those movies from your adolescents that shaped who you are? That affected you in ways you never even realized? I can...

As You Wish: A Love Letter to The Princess Bride (1987)

Be it the death of a loved one or a celebrity you held dear, changes you weren't prepared for, or even an election that's...

Recapping the First Five Episodes of ULTRA SEVEN!

On October 1st 1968, Japanese homes were greeted to the third Ultra television series produced by Tsuburaya Productions. Ultra Seven was the follow up...

Black Mirror Christmas Special Retro: Mini Me

Procuring a one-off Christmas special episode is a tradition in the realm of British television. The Black Mirror Christmas special flips the expected special formula...
Black Mirror season 2

Black Mirror Season 2 Retro: Grief, Guilt, and Politics

Season 1 of the British sci-fi anthology show provided some of the best television ever envisioned and executed. I broke down all episodes individually since...

Black Mirror Episode 3 Retro: Do You See?

After my two previous recaps, we've finally arrived at the quintessential pinnacle of Black Mirror with the third episode of the anthology, titled 'The Entire History...

Black Mirror Episode 2 Retro: Bicycle or Die

Unlike Black Mirror's pilot episode (previously recapped by me), Black Mirror episode 2, titled 'Fifteen Million Merits,' is much more difficult to explain. It's also...

Black Mirror Episode 1 Retro: Yep, The Pig Episode

Immediate full disclosure: Black Mirror is one of my favorite shows of all time. I said it in our season 3 trailer article, and I mean it....
Guilala

Guilala Attacks! The X From Outer Space (1967)- Video Retro

Shin Godzilla's American release is October 11th! Why not sit back and prepare for the glory of 'The King' by watching some of his...

Legends Never Die: Forest Warrior (1996) Turns 20!

There are three people in the entire world who are universally considered to be a badass: Jif Smuckers, the first kid who ever dared...

Drive (2011): The Silent-But-Deadly Thriller Turns 5

On Friday, September 16th, 2011, visionary auteur Nicolas Winding Refn's style was introduced to the mainstream. We also witnessed the birth of the Refn...
Excellent Adventures

Today in Geek History: Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventures Turns 26!

Back in the 80’s you could turn just about anything in to a time machine. Clocks, cars, chairs, but nothing was cooler than Bill...
Supernatural

“The Road So Far…” – Supernatural Premiered 11 Years Ago!

Supernatural turns eleven years old today, and with season twelve slated to begin next month, the series has yet to slow down - making...

9 Retro Board Games Remembered

Today’s kids are all about Xbox and Pokemon GO, but when I was growing up board games were king! Here’s a list of 9 of...

30 Years Later, Stand By Me is Still A Timeless Classic

Growing up, I had the privilege of watching several "coming of age" movies, but out of all of them, the one that stands out...