The weakness of "It's all a dream" — why we hate that, why we feel cheated when narratively anything is revealed to be all a dream — is that you've just asked me to spend so much time and emotional capital investing in the stakes of this, and you've now swept it away with the … Continue reading On Inception, The Passage, and Writing in The Obama Era
About 10 years ago a relatively unknown actor, by the name of Vin Diesel, starred in a scifi/horror movie about a group of stranded travelers on a planet where hungry giant bat like creatures come out to feed in the middle of the night. Four years later that same character comes back to fight a … Continue reading RIDDICK’s Big Screen Return | GeekTyrant
via imdb.com TYLER You were looking for a way to change your life. You could not do this on your own. All the ways you wished you could be...that's me! I look like you wanna look, I fuck like you wanna fuck, I'm smart, capable and most importantly, I'm free in all the ways that … Continue reading Fight Club
I have the house all to myself for the next couple of days, and a rainy Sunday is the perfect time for a double-feature of the best "superhero" / "comic book" movies ever: Unbreakable and The Dark Knight. The former is highly underrated (and still holds up), the latter justifiably lauded; both are the best … Continue reading The Unbreakable Dark Knight Double Feature
via youtube.com If this is half as good as the trailer makes it seem like it could be, I'm going to love this movie. The music is absolutely perfect. Fingers crossed...