What The Last of Us Part II Reveals About The Gaming Community

I was completely surprised that during this whole 3 month wait between the leak for The Last of Us Part II and its actual release that not a single detail was spoiled to me about its story. I was highly skeptical that all of a sudden Neil Druckmann and Naughty Dog just made a dud … Continue reading What The Last of Us Part II Reveals About The Gaming Community

Goodbye X-Men: A Retrospective of The Franchise that Changed Superhero Films Forever

Before there was an Endgame, before there was a Batman versus a Superman, before there was even a man to talk about the Avengers Initiative, there was the X-Men. X-Men is one of Marvel’s most beloved franchises, with successful animated shows with the 90s X-Men cartoon, a great spinoff series in Legion, and successful spinoff … Continue reading Goodbye X-Men: A Retrospective of The Franchise that Changed Superhero Films Forever

Why I Loved Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’

The opening of 'mother!' should tell you enough about what you’re about to witness for the next 2 hours. It's filled with unrelenting and downright disgusting visuals that will make you question everything you have seen. There’s no subtlety in it. It’s weird. It’s unapologetically in your face. If that doesn’t get you prepared for it, nothing … Continue reading Why I Loved Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’

Terrence Malick at his best & most romantic: Song to Song Review

“I tried to be kind, it only made me colder.” Faye (Rooney Mara) follows the curtains of a hotel room she and BV (Ryan Gosling) are staying in. BV asks her, “Do you love me?” and Faye smiles directly to the camera, and says, “Yes.” She turns to her left and BV repeats the question, and with … Continue reading Terrence Malick at his best & most romantic: Song to Song Review