6 Reasons to Watch “Stranger Things” (Season 1 – SPOILERS)

01 The Plot If you think you’re going to be in for a fun childhood romp, think again.  It does not take long for “Stranger Things” to do away with any sense of security. The very first episode opens with young Will Byers (Noah Schnapp) vanishing one night without a trace. Will finds himself trapped in a dark, terrifying parallel universe (later dubbed the “Upside Down), … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Watch “Stranger Things” (Season 1 – SPOILERS)

“Ready Player One” is Pure Imagination Come to Life

Earlier this year, San Diego Comic Com left us with our collective nerd jaws on the floor. The torrent of movies, games, television shows and comics unleashed at the world famous event gave fans more than enough to look forward to in the coming year. One such gem was the incredible trailer for “Ready Player One,” the film adaption of Ernest Cline‘s 2011 sci-fi novel. Cline’s … Continue reading “Ready Player One” is Pure Imagination Come to Life

‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ is Ready to Rumble

Nearly four years have passed since director Guillermo del Toro (“Pan’s Labyrinth,” “Hellboy,” “Crimson Peak”)  took sci-fi film to a new level with the fantasy that nerds and geeks everywhere had been waiting for. Giant robots. Giant monsters.  Fighting. In a cinematic love letter to franchises such as the world famous Godzilla and the Japanese tradition of giant mechs trashing cities, “Pacific Rim” was the closest … Continue reading ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ is Ready to Rumble

Daredevil – Episode 1: Into the Ring (pt.2)

In the second half of episode one, Matt’s good intentions cause trouble. The episode’s first half ended with Matt taking Karen back to his place so that he could look after her for the night. They walk into the apartment, freshly soaked from the rain, and Matt apologizes for the darkness. He gives Karen a shirt to change into, and she pauses to admire the … Continue reading Daredevil – Episode 1: Into the Ring (pt.2)

Mutemath Takes Us Far From The “Typical” with Play Dead Live Tour [Thoughts & Review]

Sometimes, music gets under your skin, grabs hold of your bones and refuses to let go. Seven years ago, before YouTube had ads, the music video for Mutemath‘s “Typical” was, without a doubt, the weirdest thing I had ever seen. On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, I saw it performed live for the second time. The song remains one of the weirdest (and most brilliant) things … Continue reading Mutemath Takes Us Far From The “Typical” with Play Dead Live Tour [Thoughts & Review]

Daredevil – Episode 1: Into the Ring ( Pt.1)

The cinematic Marvel Multiverse has taken the nerd world by storm and shows no signs of slowing down. Movies, television, miniseries — Marvel jumped in headfirst. The Netflix Original “Daredevil” is the first in a well-built and well-executed four series mash-up (“The Defenders”), and the show is relentless. We are not talking about Ben Affleck in red leather here. “Daredevil” is a dark, gritty series that … Continue reading Daredevil – Episode 1: Into the Ring ( Pt.1)

Ed Sheeran: “Divide” Tour Experience

Gingers rejoice! Singer-songwriter and recent “Game of Thrones” guest star Ed Sheeran brought a taste of England to Tulsa, OK, in August 2017 and we loved it. During the last month of a blazing summer, the heavily tattooed 26-year-old Grammy winner performed at the Tulsa BOK Center on one of many stops for his “Divide” (also read “÷”) tour. The singer, who was recently forced to cancel … Continue reading Ed Sheeran: “Divide” Tour Experience

Drummer Darren King Leaves Mutemath [Announcement & Opinion]

On Aug. 8, 2017 Paul Meany of New Orleans alternative group Mutemath released a statement bearing sad news. Darren King, drummer and a founding group member, has parted ways with the band and will no longer participate in Mutemath performances for the time being. This news comes as a most unexpected shock. Mutemath is currently gearing up for their latest tour, “Play Dead Live,” which … Continue reading Drummer Darren King Leaves Mutemath [Announcement & Opinion]

Logan: Breakdown and Review (Opinion – Spoilers)

Warning: Major spoilers and sadness ahead. “The world isn’t what it once was.” Time waits for no man. Not even the Wolverine. I will not profess to be a die-hard fan of the X-Men film franchise. Like many viewers, I enjoyed some while others left a poor taste in my mouth. That being said, the 2017 film, which is based on Steve McNiven and Mark … Continue reading Logan: Breakdown and Review (Opinion – Spoilers)

Spider-Man Homecoming: Trailer Breakdown

Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is back for Marvel‘s upcoming film, “Spider-Man Homecoming.” The first trailer released by Marvel opens with Peter Parker, our favorite smart-mouthed web-slinger, doing what he does best — thwarting crime in the snazzy red spider suit given to him by Tony Stark in “Captain America: Civil War.” It looks like Peter has had his hands full after joining Stark in the … Continue reading Spider-Man Homecoming: Trailer Breakdown