Ghost in the Shell: Image Without Meaning

Ghost in the Shell: Image Without Meaning

This is something that I’ve been writing (or mostly not, technically) over the course of months. I thought that now would be a good time to publish it at least, with the actual film coming out in a few days. I’m not sure if it’s good yet. It could be, I guess, and the best possible outcome is everyone enjoying a great film while I sit back and wash down my words with some popcorn. This is just a collection of pre-release rambles on a movie that seems to be falling down a bit of a rabbit-hole. Continue reading Ghost in the Shell: Image Without Meaning

Why Everyone Should Stop Yelling About Suicide Squad

Why Everyone Should Stop Yelling About Suicide Squad

I saw Suicide Squad the other day, putting me quite in the same situation that I was when I left the theater after X-Men Apocalypse. Too late to do a full review, and, honestly, left with not enough to say that would actually fill one. So today, I’m going to be talking about one specific thing that I thought was worth talking about. Namely, why everyone should stop yelling about Suicide Squad. Continue reading Why Everyone Should Stop Yelling About Suicide Squad

SyFy’s the Expanse: Why it Could Be the Best Thing Ever – Or the Worst…

SyFy’s the Expanse: Why it Could Be the Best Thing Ever – Or the Worst…

Wow! Syfy is the best! An Expanse TV show! Syfy is the best! Oh, wait. I remember Ascension. Oh, no! Anyway, if you read my previous post, on Leviathan Wakes, then you know that Syfy is picking up the sci-fi thriller series The Expanse for a TV adaption. How do I feel? I can’t wait! Unless it’s bad, in which case, I’ll be really angry. Seriously, Syfy. Don’t screw this up. Continue reading SyFy’s the Expanse: Why it Could Be the Best Thing Ever – Or the Worst…