‘Deadpool 2’ is nonsensical fun but offers nothing new (review)

This article contains mild spoilers. It’s easy not to take Deadpool 2 seriously. The sequel to the 2016 box office smash is full of graphic slapstick, fourth-wall-breaking banter and sentimental throwback music that made the first film a groundbreaking superhero hit… although Deadpool 2 doesn’t bring anything new to the table. Ryan Reynolds returns as […]

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‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Vol 1’ is a wildest dream come true (review)

This article contains mild spoilers. Albeit Hasbro recently acquiring the Power Rangers franchise from Saban Entertainment and will now helm future releases, don’t expect a new feature film like hardcore fans are already speculating. Last year’s movie by Lionsgate was a box office bomb, so I’m skeptical about another attempt at the silver screen. But […]

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‘The Savior’s Champion’: Jenna Moreci writes a bizarre, homoerotic ‘Hunger Games’ (review)

This article contains mild spoilers. I’ve been a fan of Jenna Moreci since her debut novel Eve: The Awakening was released in 2015. The self-published author who posts videos of writing advice on YouTube is a hilarious, lovely woman. When an Amazon glitch prevented me from buying an eBook of Eve three years ago, I contacted […]

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Lost in time: Why didn’t Doctor Strange reverse time in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’?

This article contains spoilers. Time is without a doubt one of the most complex storytelling devices known to mere mortal writers. When fantasy and sci-fi writers dabble with time manipulation and time travel in their stories, readers and viewers tend to be lost in a sea of doubts and questions. The Time Stone is one […]

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