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 […]Read More ‘Deadpool 2’ is nonsensical fun but offers nothing new (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 […]Read More ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Vol 1’ is a wildest dream come true (review)
No one was surprised when Camila Cabello quit Fifth Harmony in December 2016 to become a solo artist. The then-19 year old was the X Factor girl group’s most talked-about star, and she had even recorded hit singles with Shawn Mendes and Machine Gun Kelly as a featured solo artist. But the Cuban American starlet […]Read More ‘Camila’: Cabello’s debut album is less spicy than bitter (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 […]Read More ‘The Savior’s Champion’: Jenna Moreci writes a bizarre, homoerotic ‘Hunger Games’ (review)
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 […]Read More Lost in time: Why didn’t Doctor Strange reverse time in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’?
With the new release of a goodbye music video, Fifth Harmony is no more. You could say they were headed for an icerberg the day their most arresting member, Camila Cabello announced she was calling it quits. But the four member lineup (dubbed by some as 4H) really nailed their coffins a year ago when […]Read More The decline of Fifth Harmony: How the foursome killed their career with “Down”
When Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was made available for download on the App Store on May 25, I couldn’t be more thrilled to start playing it. I was in the middle of a studying week for a major data analytics exam and dropped everything just to lay my hands on this app game. I’ve since […]Read More ‘Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery’ is a hot mess (review)