Last month I was finishing up the trilogy of films adapting the Golden Age Arc of Berserk. Previously I’ve also done a Where I Watch thread on the show at … Continue reading Editorial: Let’s talk a bit about Casca
Dark Star is John Carpenter’s first film, and the first film written by Dan O’Bannon – and it’s also kind of notable for being what I’d describe as a student … Continue reading Movie Review: Dark Star (1974-ish)
This week I’ve got another anime review, this time of Bodacious Space Pirates.
Anime comedies, are absolutely willing to get self-referential, in some cases going full parody. Now, you can get a bad parody by shoving random jokes and references into the work … Continue reading Anime Review: Ouran High School Host Club
When it comes to manga about various real-world topics, there is an educational element to the work, but it’s usually ancillary to the main thrust of the story. Hajime No … Continue reading Anime Review: Moyashimon (Seasons 1 & 2)
Doomsday is, in short, director Neil Marshall’s amalgamation of John Carpenter’s Escape from New York and The Road Warrior (with a side of Beyond Thunderdome), and the concepts go spectacularly … Continue reading Movie Review: Doomsday (2008)
Genius Party & Genius Party Beyond are a pair of anthology films from Studio 3°C. Anime anthology films often open up a lot of opportunities for experimentation and exploration of … Continue reading Anime Review: Genius Party & Genius Party Beyond