On Tristan + Isolde

On Tristan + Isolde

Featuring James Franco (Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man film series, Oz the Great and Powerful), Sophia Myles (Doctor Who‘s The Girl In The Fireplace), Rufus Sewell (Dark City), Henry Cavill (Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice), Thomas Sangster (Doctor Who‘s Human Nature and The Family of Blood) and Mark Strong (Stardust, Sherlock Holmes), Tristan + … Continue reading

The Best and Worst of The X-Files: Season 7

The Best and Worst of The X-Files: Season 7

For previous installments: Season 9 Season 8 I personally disliked Season 7, as it was much more a soap opera/romance between Mulder and Scully than anything else, and it wasn’t a very good season overall. While this element was similarly present during Doctor Who Series 2. As a fan of Doctor Who, I’d know for … Continue reading

On A Muppet Family Christmas

On A Muppet Family Christmas

Continuing from Farscape, Follow That Bird, The Muppets Take Manhattan, and The Muppet Christmas Carol is A Muppet Family Christmas, a 1987 TV special which features various Muppets from The Muppet Show, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock, and Muppet Babies. Jim Henson (Labryinth) even makes cameo. According to The A.V. Club reivew: There’s something novel about how many of our beloved Christmas … Continue reading

On The Brave Little Toaster

On The Brave Little Toaster

Besides other films like Robin Hood, The Last Unicorn, An American Tail, FernGully: The Last Rainforest,*batteries not included, and Aladdin, was The Brave Little Toaster, which was back when films didn’t try to feed kids the happy side of life – and not things that when kids grow up would encounter in real life. The film features Mindy Stern (Austin … Continue reading

Reflections On: Dorchester Day Parade, 2018

Reflections On: Dorchester Day Parade, 2018

I had never actually been to the Dorchester Day Parade before, so being my first was pretty enjoyable on June 3rd, 2018. This included seeing the Suffolk County Sheriff Steve Tompkins, Boston City Council President Andrea Campbell, City Councilor Michael Flaherty, State Representative Dan Hunt, State Representative Dan Cullinane, and Mayor Marty Walsh. I was … Continue reading

Vote Yes on 3

Vote Yes on 3

This November I urge you to voting Yes on Ballot Question 3, to uphold transgender protections in Massachusetts for our friends, family, neighbors, and children. According to the Boston Globe Opinion article, by House Speaker Bob DeLeo, “Vote yes for Mass. transgender rights“: Two years ago this month, we made history in Massachusetts. After a … Continue reading

The Best and Worst of Dracula

The Best and Worst of Dracula

It’s no surprise after covering Interview with the Vampire, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and it’s spin-off, Angel, that I would get to the television series, Dracula. It features Jonathan Rhys Myers (Velvet Goldmine), Katie McGrath (Merlin, Supergirl), Jemma Redgrave (Kate Stewart in Doctor Who), and Neve McIntosh (Ayala, Restec, and Madame Vastra in Doctor Who). … Continue reading