FFFF #10 Dangerous Thoughts 1.4

I’ve spent so much time working on the Dangerous Thoughts series that I have had zero time to come up with new stories for First Friday Free Fiction. Instead, I’m going spend the next five consecutive Fridays serializing… Read More

Krampus

The Horror-Comedy-Christmas film is a very narrow sub-genre for good reason: It’s always a losing proposition. Horror-Comedy films are something of a misnomer anyway. In fact, they’re just comedies with the trappings of horror to drive the action…. Read More

Space Station 76

This is one of those movies where a thumbs up/down review doesn’t work at all. Not because the movie is uneven but because it’s complex. As a matter of fact, I don’t think I truly understood the limitations… Read More

FFFF #9: Dangerous Thoughts 1.3

I’ve spent so much time working on the Dangerous Thoughts series that I have had zero time to come up with new stories for First Friday Free Fiction. Instead, I’m going spend the next five consecutive Fridays serializing… Read More

Blame

Look around at the world today and ask yourself where the pervading sense of ignorance, dystopia and lurking apocalypse comes from. What gives the fear mongers at Fox the ammunition to cow 48 percent of the nation that… Read More

The Clone Wars

I’m convinced that every word written in the Star Wars universe since Episode IV is one gigantic retcon. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a huge fan of the Wars, but has anyone ever mined a single throwaway line… Read More

FFFF #8: Dangerous Thoughts 1.2

I’ve spent so much time working on the Dangerous Thoughts series that I have had zero time to come up with new stories for First Friday Free Fiction. Instead, I’m going spend the next five consecutive Fridays serializing… Read More

Night Terrors

There were two things from my childhood of TV reruns and Saturday Night Creature Features that were so striking in their visual wrongness that the feeling of icky dread haunts me to this day — and neither thing was… Read More

Honest Ant Man

I nearly coughed out my Lucky Charms when I saw this.

Dawn of Justice

I could just as well have called this post, “How A Truly Great Trailer Is More Important Than The Actual Movie” but that was too long, almost as long as the title of the movie I’m going to… Read More