Loving the Spider-Verse

Over the Christmas holiday I went to the theatre to see Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Almost from the first frame I knew this was a film I was going to own and watch over and over and over again. It’s brilliant.

I’ve got my tickets

I’ve got my tickets to Captain America: Civil War. My children and I 1 will be heading out to see a show this weekend. I am moderately excited, especially after the disappointment that was Batman vs. Superman, but not quite “ohmygoshitsstarwars” excited 2. I’m familiar with the comic arc which was the main source material…

Inside Out, a work of art

My wife and I had a rare day to ourselves on Monday, so we decided to have a “date day.” We went clothes shopping 1, had a nice lunch, and then took in an afternoon showing of Pixar’s Inside Out. When it was over I turned to my wife and said, “When it’s out, we…

Coherence, an inconsistent yet entertaining mental-romp

Since I was a child movie trailers have held a special interest for me, an interest which has only grown over time. There is something appealing about an art form which teases a fuller story while not ruining the narrative itself. Granted, there have been trailers which dress up garbage in designer clothes, but for…