Movie: Beauty and the Beast (2017)

My wife’s birthday, and she wanted to see Beauty and the Beast, though I wanted to go too: the live action version of a classic was sort of on the must see list. It did not disappoint. 

It got a 71% by more…

Movie: The Shack

So we went and saw the movie “The Shack”. My wife had me convinced we were seeing a movie about a the life of a Basketball legend, but it turned to be a religious movie. I jest. I knew what it was about: more…

Movie: John Wick 1 & 2

I saw the teaser for John Wick 2, and decided I wanted to see them in order. So I rented John Wick 1 and saw it first. 

Honestly, as someone with a bit of training in both combat shooting and martial more…

Movie: Arrival (2016)

A good but slow “first contact” sci-fi thriller, written about a cunning linguist who slowly discovers how to communicate with aliens. 

It’s traditional harder core sci fi, in that it’s very cerebral, more…

Movie: Rogue One (2016)

For me, this was the best movie in the Star Wars franchise… but I was never a super-fan of the genre. It was always a bit campy, inconsistent, and they lost me at the Ewok orgy, and I almost tuned out more…

Movie: Arrival (2016)

A good but slow “first contact” sci-fi thriller, written about a cunning linguist who slowly discovers how to communicate with aliens. 

It’s traditional harder core sci fi, in that it’s very cerebral, more…

Movie: Hillary’s America

I just saw: Hillary’s America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party. The subhead ("the Secret History of the Democratic Party") is more apt description of the film than the heading ("Hillary’s more…

Show: Jo Koy

 Koy was funny. This is a good thing for a comedian. A lot of racial and sexual humor in it — but he was really feeding off the audience, and not many dead spots.It ended with doing lots of 90 music more…