Sofie teams up with the Film Renegado one more time for yet another DreamWorks movie, and hey, look! It has Mexicans in it! That makes the Renegado a happy man indeed! And as always, Sofie is never ever sarcastic about anything.
“If the end goal is to introduce true, long-lasting diversity into comic book franchises, and appeal to a more diverse audience, one has to wonder if simply changing the genders and races of established characters is the right way to go about it.”
“I’m guessing concession sales suffered a bit during the theatrical run of this movie.”
Cecil looks at the erotic nunspoitation thriller Deadly Sins, starring Alyssa Milano.
Tom follows up his previous Retrotorials about what makes a great (or bad!) villain with a look at a kick-ass villain who was completely botched: the X-Men's White Queen, Emma Frost.
Time to roll out and watch explosions, stereotypes, and awkward bathroom humor galore!
“Rather than simply tell the story of Jim Gordon fighting the growing criminal influence in Gotham City, it appears they’re going to load the show up with all sorts of winks and nods to the Batman mythos.”
In this follow-up to the super-smash hit, the Fear Fan encounters unusual townsfolk, a burglar alarm that frankly could be worse, a thoroughly confused owl, and the cosmetic magic of Wicca.
While the tension increases between Taekyung and Shinwoo, Go Mi Nam struggles to keep her secret from the press.
“Instead, we get this crap, which supposedly knows it’s crap, which means we’ve now achieved Crap Inception, but at the end of the day, we’re still watching crap.”
“There’s so much downtime between events that it takes an eternity to get to the action we’re supposed to be getting immersed in.”
Obscurus Lupa helps Cecil tackle the wonderfully cheesy cliché-fest Lethal.
Renegado takes a look at the pilot that started the huge phenomenon that is Adventure Time. Get ready for an insane trip... literally!
In this episode: Rita Skeeter, house-elves, truth, lies and media, the power of cooperation, the power of story, and why it's never a good idea to make Hermione mad.
“During Rocky’s training sequence, big rubber sides of beef descend from the rafters, which may be the first time I’ve witnessed a scene transition get its own round of applause.”
“Over the years, animated shows have been able to give us solid proof that cartoons made by women, and cartoons made for women (and girls) can be successful. Here are just some of the extremely positive representations of women in different cartoon shows and franchises.”
“For the most part, it seems Corporate likes keeping their talents easily labeled and given clearly-defined jobs these days. Which is why two books (one currently being published, one coming pretty soon) caught my attention.”
A new Transformers movie has come out, and Mr. Mendo very passionately has no idea what to make of it!
Joey counts down the best videos that combine sweet tunes with bodacious animation. Watch and find out which ones made the list!
“Will people look back on Django Unchained as Tarantino's masterwork? Most likely not, as Pulp Fiction is so culturally ingrained, and Inglourious Basterds is much more daring. However, Django is that rare film that just works on every level.”
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