My thoughts on Avalon Expo 3

Hi all, As usual I always do a review of any convention I go to. Also like other times I’m late doing it, this year though I had a good reason, all the controversy surrounding it made me think long and hard of what should (and should not) be in here. As this...

Movie Review: It (2017)

Details from IMDB: It (2017) R | 2h 15min | Drama, Horror | 8 September 2017 (USA) 8.2/10 46,653 A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting demon, taking the appearance of clown, begins hunting children. Director: Andy Muschietti Writers: Chase...

Movie Review: Wind River

Details from IMDB: Wind River (2017) R | 1h 47min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 18 August 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 9,358 An FBI agent teams with a town’s veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation. Director: Taylor Sheridan...

Book Review: Blaze by Richard Bachman (Stephen King)

Details from Audible: Blaze: A Novel Written by: Richard Bachman , Stephen King Narrated by: Ron McLarty Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:06-04-07 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Whispersync for Voice-ready 4.00 (1009 ratings)...

Movie Review: Detroit

Details from IMDB: Detroit (2017) R | 2h 23min | Crime, Drama, History | 4 August 2017 (USA) 7.5/10 3,609 Amidst the chaos of the Detroit Rebellion, with the city under curfew and as the Michigan National Guard patrolled the streets, three young African American men...

Avalon Expo 3 is almost here!

Happy Friday all, In case you don’t live in Newfoundland (or don’t regularly read my post) maybe you didn’t here that there is a convention next weekend here in St. John’s! Of course I’m talking about Avalon Expo 3! Aside from all the...

Movie Review: Manchester by the Sea

Details from IMDB: Manchester by the Sea (2016) R | 2h 17min | Drama | 16 December 2016 (USA) 7.9/10 150,980 A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies. Director: Kenneth Lonergan Writer: Kenneth Lonergan Stars:...

Movie Review: Atomic Blonde

Details from IMDB: Atomic Blonde (2017) R | 1h 55min | Action, Mystery, Thriller | 28 July 2017 (USA) 7.2/10 5,706 An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents....

Movie Review: Dunkirk

Details from IMDB: Dunkirk (2017) PG-13 | 1h 46min | Action, Drama, History | 21 July 2017 (USA) 8.6/10 108,318 Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II....

Movie Review: Spider-Man: Homecoming

Details from IMDB: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) PG-13 | 2h 13min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 7 July 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 77,294 Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York City while...

Movie Review: The House

Details from IMDB: The House (2017) R | 1h 28min | Comedy | 30 June 2017 (USA) 5.6/10 3,033 After the town takes away their daughter’s college scholarship a mum and dad start an illegal casino in their friend’s house to make back the money Director: Andrew...

Movie Review: Baby Driver

Details from IMDB: Baby Driver (2017) R | 1h 53min | Action, Crime, Music | 28 June 2017 (USA) 8.5/10 22,719 After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Director: Edgar Wright Writer:...

Movie Review: Wonder Woman

Details from IMDB: Wonder Woman (2017) PG-13 | 2h 21min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 2 June 2017 (USA) 8.3/10 69,746 Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world,...

Movie Review: Hell or High Water

Details from IMDB: Hell or High Water (2016) R | 1h 42min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 26 August 2016 (USA) 7.7/10 117,404 A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family’s ranch in West Texas. Director:...

Movie Review: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Details from IMDB: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017) PG-13 | 2h 6min | Action, Adventure, Drama | 12 May 2017 (USA) 7.3/10 37,372 Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone,...

Movie Review: Hot Girls Wanted

Details from IMDB: Hot Girls Wanted (2015) 1h 24min | Documentary | 29 May 2015 (USA) 6.1/10 10,303 A documentary about young women who have been drawn into the sex trade – and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn. Directors: Jill...

Movie Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Details from IMDB: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) PG-13 | 2h 16min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 20 May 2011 (USA) 6.7/10 396,263 Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard...

Movie Review: Prometheus

Details from IMDB: Prometheus (2012) R | 2h 4min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 8 June 2012 (USA) 7.0/10 487,474 Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone. Director: Ridley Scott...

Movie Review: Snatched

Details from IMDB: Snatched (2017) R | 1h 30min | Action, Comedy | 12 May 2017 (USA) 3.5/10 6,437 When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results....

Movie Review: The Wall

Details from IMDB: The Wall (2017) R | 1h 30min | Drama, Thriller, War | 18 May 2017 (Greece) 6.4/10 735 Two American Soldiers are trapped by a lethal sniper, with only an unsteady wall between them. Director: Doug Liman Writer: Dwain Worrell Stars: Aaron...

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Details from IMDB: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) PG-13 | 2h 16min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 5 May 2017 (USA) 8.1/10 117,371 Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ continues the team’s adventures as...

Movie Review: Justice League Dark

Details from IMDB: R | 1h 15min | Animation, Action, Fantasy | Video 7 February 2017 7.1/10 8,293 Beings with supernatural powers join together to fight against supernatural villains. This team of supernatural beings include John Constantine, Zatanna and Jason Blood...

Movie Review: Born in China

Details from IMDB: Born in China (2016) G | 1h 19min | Documentary | 21 April 2017 (USA) 7.5/10 534 Venturing into the wilds of China, “Born in China” captures intimate moments with a panda and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by...