Originally posted 2016-01-02 17:00:01. Star Wars Force Awakens Movie Review Grade: A- Millions of fans across the world are letting out a near-simultaneous breath of relief. Possibly the most anticipated movie of all time, director JJ Abrams has delivered us a gem; a modern day time machine, putting us right back in the thrill-ride of…

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Originally posted 2015-10-17 17:00:54. WHAT. HOLY CRAP. YESSSS.  Ok..ok…ok……..OKAY. Now that my initial excitement has calmed down and I’ve had 2 watches of the first episode; I’m beyond hooked. Within the first 15 minutes of this series it had it all: action, humour, suspense and intrigue. Some unnecessary fan service for the guys, but hey,…

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Originally posted 2015-10-07 02:02:33. What. A. Rollercoaster.  That’s really the only thing to say after it’s first season came guns-a-blazing out of the gate. “Rokka” rarely takes its foot off the gas pedal, its superb sense of mystery and suspense will keep you glued to the screen and frothing at the mouth to see what’s…

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Originally posted 2015-09-19 11:45:46. Title: Guardians of the Galazy Director: James Gunn Release Date: August 1, 2014 Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure MPAA Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 121 Minutes Starring: Chris Pratt as Peter Quill Zoe Saldana as Gamora Dave Bautista as Drax Vin Diesel as Groot (Voice) Bradlet Cooper as Rocket (Voice) Kid Friendly Rating:  In our house we have watched this movie…

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Originally posted 2015-07-23 22:01:53. Title: World of Darkness Developer: White Wolf (older) or Onyx Path (current) depending on which book you buy Platform(s): Tabletop RPG Release Date(s):1991 – Present Genre: Sci-fi/Supernatural/Real-World Players: As many as a GM can emotionally handle. Kid Friendly Rating: Perhaps 15+, this is completely dependent on the storyteller. This is a more adult series for sure,…

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Originally posted 2015-07-11 16:25:48. Title: The Hunger Games Director: Gary Ross Release Date: March 23, 2012 Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi MPAA Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 142 minutes

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Originally posted 2015-06-25 15:38:26. Title: Rifts Developer: Palladium Books Platform(s): Tabletop RPG Release Date(s):1990 – Present Genre: Sci-fi/Fantasy Players: As many as a GM can emotionally handle. Kid Friendly Rating: Perhaps 10, if rules are kept light and the appropriate setting is used. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and After the Bomb could be a fun setting considering the relevance of…

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Originally posted 2015-06-18 15:00:13. Title: Jurassic World Director: Colin Trevorrow Release Date: 6/10/2015 Genre: Action/Adventure/Sci-fi MPAA Rating: Pg-13 Running Time: 2hr 4min

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Luke Cage Season One Review Rating: R Netflix Original Length: 13 Hour Long Episodes Synopsis(No Spoilers): After being introduced in 2015’s Jessica Jones series, Luke Cage(Mike Colter) is back as the most unflappable character in the Marvel Universe. Suave, quick-witted, and bulletproof; Luke is another reluctant hero, struggling to find a balance between helping the…

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Title: Starship Troopers Author: Robert Heinlein Published: 1959 Pages: 263 Genre: Science Fiction Kid Friendly Rating: 13+ The inner workings of outer space warfare might be a little advanced for younger readers, but Heinlein goes easy on the gory details. Click here for the Common Sense Media Guide! Synopsis: In a flimsily-justified effort to “be his own man,” Juan “Johnnie” Rico…

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Title: Tarzan of the Apes Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs Published: 1914 Pages: 279 Genre: Action/Adventure Kid Friendly Rating: 11+ Parents may (or may not be) surprised to learn that the original work contains considerably more violence and racism than expected for a pop-culture touchstone. Click here for the Common Sense Media Guide! Synopsis: A cruel twist of fate cursed the English…

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Jessica Jones Series Review Netflix Original Series Grade: B Synopsis (No Spoilers): Delving deeper into the Marvel Universe we’re treated to meeting the delightful (sarcasm) Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter). A cold, rude, alcoholic personal investigator, Jones spends most of her nights chasing cheating husbands around Hell’s Kitchen. Only requiring the slightest background in comic books…

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Title: San Andreas Director: Brad Peyton Release Date: May 29, 2015 Genre: Action/Sci-Fi MPAA Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 114 minutes Starring: ● Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson ● Carla Gugino ● Alexandra Daddario ● Paul Giamatti Kid Friendly Rating: 14+. The movie features a violent earthquake and all of the associated blood, death, and otherwise scary scenarios. Click here for the Parent Rating Guide!…

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Daredevil TV Series Review Netflix Original Series Grade: A- In a world without Ben Affleck, Marvel has teamed up with Netflix to bring us a truly worthy Daredevil series. Synopsis: Charlie Cox stars as Matt Murdock, a blind lawyer by day and crime-fighter by night. Not yet the red tight wearing superhero we see in…

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Hey everybody! The reviews have kinda died down the last week since I’ve been dealing with school and working crazy hours – so I thought I’d change it up. Just because I haven’t been writing doesn’t mean I haven’t been watching, it’s pretty much all I do in my free time these days. That being…

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