Film Review: John Wick (2014)

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SYNOPSIS An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. REVIEW John Wick, the latest action film from Keanu (The Matrix) Reeves, is a bizarre mix of Pulp Fiction, Deathwish, Lethal Weapon and Scarface. But not. The film is very similar to a very many action and gangster film that proceeds it; yet, it becomes something very much of its own identity. The film is gory, violent, action … Continue reading

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TV Review: From Dusk till Dawn: The Series (TV Series) (Season 1) (2014)

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SYNOPSIS: A Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of the infamous Gecko brothers. REVIEW: If ever there was a bad ass TV show more inclined to familiarize audiences with a new cable network, the award for that has to go to El Ray’s “From Dusk Till Dawn” action-thriller-horror series. It is quite possible that you may have missed the series in its entirety with “El Ray Network” also being new to cable? Look no further … Continue reading

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TV Review: Aquaman (2006) (unaired TV series pilot)

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SYNOPSIS: A young twenty-something diver living in the Florida Keys discovers he has the power to breathe underwater. REVIEW: The TV pilot that never aired, Aquaman was the debut episode for a new series to broadcast based as an off shot from the Smallville TV series. Planned for the Fall schedule of 2006, the series never got past this pilot episode. It was passed by CW after a business merger, but was made available on … Continue reading

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TV Review: Wonder Women (TV Pilot) (2011)

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REVIEW: Well if you haven’t heard, the soon to be Wonder woman series has been canceled before it ever saw the light. Initial scuttle arised over the costume, though even with the re-designs underway NBC simply passed and buried it before it saw its network debut. Upon request we received a screener work print that we just had to take a look for ourselves. After all, Wonder Woman is a pretty hip character and one … Continue reading

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Film Review: Legion (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: An out-of-the-way diner becomes the unlikely battleground for the survival of the human race. When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity’s only hope lies in a group of strangers trapped in a desert diner with the Archangel Michael (Bettany). REVIEW: Legion, another one bred from the “war in heaven angels aren’t what they are cracked up to be” mold. A film that was … Continue reading

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