Film Review: The Monkey’s Paw (2013)

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  SYNOPSIS: Jake is given a monkey’s paw that grants three wishes. After the first two wishes leave his friend Cobb undead, Cobb pushes Jake to make a final wish. REVIEW: Presented as more of a sequel to the short story by W.W. Jacobs rather than as a straight up re-telling, director Brett Simmons has hit a solid double with The Monkey’s Paw which features some good performances & ambiance but doesn’t seem to want … Continue reading

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A Cast Forms For Stephen King’s A GOOD MARRIAGE

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One of the more disturbing stories from Stephen King’s short story collection FULL DARK, NO STARS is the “things are not what they seem” tale A GOOD MARRIAGE. I was not aware a film adaptation was in the works so imagine my surprise when I get the news this morning that not only is it in the works, it has a cast and has starting filming this week. According to THR that is exactly the … Continue reading

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TV Review: Terra Nova (TV Series) (Season 1) (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: Centers on the Shannons, an ordinary family from 2149 when the planet is dying who are transported back 85 million years to prehistoric Earth where they join Terra Nova, a colony of humans with a second chance to build a civilization. REVIEW: “Terra Nova” is a Fox entry into scifi meets Jurassic Park style TV series. Airing on Monday nights it premiered on 11.26.2011. In its 2 hour debut, “Terra Nova” provided the prologue … Continue reading

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Terra Nova (2011) – TV Show Episodes List

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Centers on the Shannons, an ordinary family from 2149 when the planet is dying who are transported back 85 million years to prehistoric Earth where they join Terra Nova, a colony of humans with a second chance to build a civilization. Per TV.com FOX Broadcasting has teamed with Steven Spielberg, Peter Chernin, Brannon Braga, René Echevarria and Aaron Kaplan to bring a new series, Terra Nova. In the year 2149, the planet Earth is a … Continue reading

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Film Review: Conan the Barbarian (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: The tale of Conan the Cimmerian and his adventures across the continent of Hyboria on a quest to avenge the murder of his father and the slaughter of his village. REVIEW: In the spirit of remakes, it’s always good when one comes along that really ups the anty for the franchise. I remember clearly the day when Arnold Schwarzenegger brought his version of Conan to the big screen. It was a pretty cool day … Continue reading

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