Posts Tagged ‘Matt Delight’

HBO’s WESTWORLD Season One Review

HBO has reaffirmed its status as the top brand in premium original content with WESTWORLD, the sci fi thriller that has captured the imagination of viewers around the planet.  The show centers on a android filled wild west the...


FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Movie Review

It is rare that a movie comes along in an established universe and has a deep and worthwhile story, but FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM is one of those films.  At its most basic level, the movie is about a man, Newt Sc...


JACK REACHER: NEVER GO BACK Movie Review

Jack Reacher is the cleanest cut homeless dude you will ever see. He wanders the country righting wrongs, protecting the innocent, and calls out all the crooked ass hats he comes across. Think John Rambo but smarter and more da...



DC’s LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Season 1 Review

The CW is the best place to be if you’re a fan of DC. I’ll take it a step further and say The CW is the best place to be if you’re a fan of the superhero genre…or just fun storytelling for that matter. A...


Netflix’s MARCO POLO Season 2 Review

As Netflix creates more and more original content, it is inevitable that some shows will get lost in the maelstrom, and I fear that MARCO POLO may be heading in that direction.  The season opens in the aftermath of Kublai Khan...


BEN-HUR (2016) Movie Review

 Warning: Spoilers Ahead. Hollywood is no stranger to Ben Hur, the classic tale of betrayal and revenge set in biblical times, there were two silent versions, a now classic version from 1959 that featured Charlton Heston, and ...



SUPERNATURAL Season 11 Review!

WARNING: You guessed it…spoilers abound! God dammit.  SUPERNATURAL went and did it.  They finally brought God into the mix. Amen. I’ve predicted that God would show up in my last four SUPERNATURAL season reviews....


GOTHAM Season 2 Review (Good Cop/Bad Cop)

BAD COP (Matt Delight) Alright. Alright. All of you who have witnessed all of GOTHAM Season 2, you can go. And all of you with Super-Hero fatigue. You are free as well. Don’t know why you were dragged in here in the first pl...


ARROW Season 4 Review

Somewhere out there, on one of the many Earths, there is a version of Arrow Season 4 that is like a brisk early morning swim in a Red Bull lake, after partying all night with Jim Belusi, Chris Farley, and Sam Kinison (And yes, ...



BLACK SAILS Season 3 Review

Warning: Spoilers yarrr ahead! After two seasons of sporadic storytelling, STARZ’ BLACK SAILS finally hits its stride in its third season.  Following the death of Miranda, Flint has declared all out war on any town or settle...


THE JUNGLE BOOK Movie Review

With the success of CINDERELLA and MALEFICENT, Disney has every reason to bet on live action remakes as cash cows, and their latest effort, THE JUNGLE BOOK, will only encourage that sentiment.  The film centers on Mowgli, a yo...


AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD Season 6 Review

BEWARE: Some good old TV and Comic Book spoilers inside for the weary. Enter at own risk. Which season of THE WALKING DEAD is this again? 6?  That’s it?  Are you sure? Hersel’s farm was like, 30 years ago… T...



STAR WARS REBELS Season 2 Review

While STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS moves forward from the original trilogy, the second season of STAR WARS REBELS continues to give us a look into the dark times that separate the prequels from the original trilogy.  Ezra and ...


HAIL, CAESAR! Movie Review

Ethan and Joel Coen (INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS), most often referred to as simply the Coen brothers, have a unique cinematic sensibility that people tend to either love or hate.  I am of the former group as I thoroughly enjoy their ...


DOCTOR WHO Season 9 TV Review

Warning: Spoilers Ahead!!  Also, this review will also cover the christmas special, you have been warned! The ninth season of DOCTOR WHO has come to an end, and it has been full of the twists and turns that fans of the show ad...



VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN Movie Review

Max Landis wrote this? Huh. Okay. Sure. When I saw VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN, there was a woman sitting in the front row with her infant baby. Occasionally, the baby would ‘giggle’ and ‘coo.’ No one in the au...


THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 2 Movie Review

Warning: Spoilers Ahead! Like most people, I was a little skeptical when they split the final HUNGER GAMES book into two films, however, director Francis Lawrence (THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE) delivers a powerful conclusion...


Nerd Rants: FANTASTIC FOUR (2015)…WHAT HAPPENED???

I apologize, but…I really don’t have any words left to say on this topic.  We were all suckered by false promises in fairly intriguing teasers and trailers that glimpsed a darker take, but still embraced the scient...



The CW’s ARROW Season 3 Review

ARROW season 3 It’s tough being an original. Perhaps what I mean to say, it’s tough being an innovator. ARROW Season 3 had some mighty big ambitions. They made some big plays, but didn’t always get the returns. So how did...


BLACK SAILS Season 2 Review

Warning: Spoilers ahead!! Of all the various shows I follow, BLACK SAILS is the one I am most conflicted about, and while that has lessened a bit with the conclusion of season two, I’m still not sure if this show is becoming ...