Joss vs JJ

I should have written this blog a year ago. Back then it was easy to delineate the merits of Joss Whedon and JJ Abrams as producers. Their body of work (and the behind the scenes stories of them) clearly showed characteristics of their . . . → more

Event Horizon

Immortals, of course, opens today. I’ve seen it but will hold my review until Monday when all the box office numbers are done. In other movie news, the premiere for Breaking Dawn part 1 is on Monday and fangirl fervor . . . → more

the darkness of heroes

Kel and I saw Captain America together and it ignited an interesting conversation about the darkness of heroes. Captain America first appeared in comics in 1941 and like Superman (who first appeared in 1938) . . . → more

a Whedonesque Terminator?

As original as I want this blog to be, as hard as I try to write things that have some sort or relevance or are more than a little bit interesting, sometimes even I just want to repost. . . . → more

Joss and demons and honesty and war

For reasons that aren’t worth going into I read a quote from Ayn Rand last week. It was part of her HUAC testimony before Congress in 1947 regarding the film Song of Russia. Made during World War II, . . . → more

Best tv of 2006

Ok, here’s my top tv shows 2006. I based this not just on whether or not I like the show in general, but specifically on how good it was in 2006. Here we go, the shows you’re probably not watching…

10. Lost. Sadly, this is on the list because I was having a hard time . . . → more

        

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