Posted in September 2016

On Godzilla

On Godzilla

Directed by Roland Emmerich (Stargate, Independence Day, The Day After Tomorrow, 2012), Godzilla is known for being a very divisive film. According to the Den of Geek article, “Godzilla 1998: What Went Wrong With the Roland Emmerich Film?“: Following the release of 2004’s Godzilla: Final Wars, a film that marked the resilient series’ 50th anniversary, Toho Co. announced they would … Continue reading

On Resident Evil

On Resident Evil

While Doom was not so sure it was really a film based on the Doom game, Resident Evil, on the other hand, was aware of it’s origins, and used them well. The film features Milla Jovovich (The Fifth Element, Ultraviolet), and is directed by Paul W. S. Anderson (Event Horizon). According to the Bloody Disgusting article, “In Defense … Continue reading

On You’ve Got Mail

On You’ve Got Mail

Like Sleepless in Seattle,  a sweet-intended love story which starts through a radio program, You’ve Got Mail features love being found through the internet. There are serious dangers to meeting someone through the internet, as opposed to knowing someone in person. According to Tech in our Everyday Life‘s article, “Dangers of Meeting People Online“: “On … Continue reading

On Justice League: War

On Justice League: War

Justice League: War has similarities to the live-action film, Green Lantern, where both an origin story take place and a galactic foe appears as a antagonist. Is the film bad? Not really, but it doesn’t constitute the best either.   According to the ScreenRant review: Justice League: War is the DC Universe animated feature adaptation of … Continue reading

On Constantine

On Constantine

Featuring Keanu Reeves (Point Break, The Matrix trilogy, Speed, My Own Private Idaho, The Devil’s Advocate), Rachel Weisz (The Mummy, The Mummy Returns), and Shia LaBeouf (Transformers film series), Constantine is based on Vertigo Comics’ Hellblazer comic book, with plot elements taken from the “Dangerous Habits” story arc (issues #41–46) and the “Original Sins” story arc. According to the Tor … Continue reading

On Sleepless in Seattle

On Sleepless in Seattle

Featuring Tom Hanks (The Da Vinci Code, Catch Me If You Can), Bill Pullman (Torchwood: Miracle Day, Independence Day), and Victor Garber (Legally Blonde), Sleepless in Seattle is a sweet-intended movie about finding love via radio show. According to Decider‘s article, “My First Time … Watching ‘Sleepless In Seattle’ And Realizing Meg Ryan Is a Stalker“: Even though I’ve watched … Continue reading

On Aladdin

On Aladdin

Like The Last Unicorn, FernGully: The Last Rainforest, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Robin Hood, Aladdin was yet another animated film I saw as a kid. Ironically, though, it was also one of the first instances that lead me to realize that I was gay, because I developed a real crush on Aladdin.   Like most Disney … Continue reading

On Unreal

On Unreal

Unreal was one of more unique games I loved to play, as according to PC Gamer‘s article, “Reinstall: Unreal – we go native in Epic Games’ forgotten masterpiece“: Epic Games, now purveyors of grunting masculinity, offal and chainsaws, once had a line of family-friendly shareware platformers and pinball titles. The reason we no longer think … Continue reading

On Green Lantern: Emerald Knights

On Green Lantern: Emerald Knights

Although not related to Green Lantern: First Flight, it does share in the same character designs. Ironically, though, this film came out a mere ten days of Green Lantern, of which they both share in writers Marc Guggenheim and Michael Green, alongside Geoff Johns (Smallville episodes Legion, Absolute Justice, and Booster), and Alan Burnett (Batman The Animated … Continue reading