Blood Drive (2017) review
Sometimes tv shows or movies slip past your radar. It can take a while before you catch up. Often it is through recommendation by friends or by tv and movies sites. I was bored out of my mind because all my favorite shows are not running any episodes at... Read more
Spinning Headlines – Week 2: Weekend Box Office, Santa Clarita Diet, De Niro, Twin Peaks, Logan, Mad Max, The Defenders, The Mist, Infinity War…

Weekend Box Office, “Infinity War” casting-rumor, Lucasfilm correcting some rumors, “Twin Peaks”-revival starts in May, Spike TV’s “The Mist”-details, first official stills of “The Defenders”, “Fury Road”-continuation possibilities, THR Director Roundtable, Teasers/trailers for “Santa Clarita Diet”, “The Wizard of Lies”, “Prison Break”, “24: Legacy”, spit-take of the week and more…

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Magic Hour: Five Years Of Experimental Blockbusters,  Part 1 (1978-1980)

The birth and the Golden Years of the “High Concept” movie, after “Star Wars” had changed Hollywood: Part 1 of 3, covering the years 1978-1980.

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Jack Random’s Ordinary Criminal Podcast

Jack Random does not like Mad Max: Fury Road, the trailer for AMC’s “Preacher”, Kevin Spacey’s finest hour and Konami. #podcast

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Dark Places (2015) Review: Charlize Theron Driven Psychological Thriller

Dark Places, starring Charlize Theron, is the latest entry in the popular female-driven psychological thriller genre that is currently dominating Hollywood.

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Imaginarium 32: Remakes, Reboots, And Sequels Oh My!
This week’s Imaginarium is dedicated to the memory of actress Cheryl Downey. Film critic John Ary joins Scott and Todd, and the guys talk about the popularity of Mad Max, the lull of the Memorial Day box office, remakes, sequels, and reboots. Plus John talks about why he’s losing... Read more
George Miller & Mad Max Triumphantly Return To Action Cinema – “Mad Max: Fury Road” Review
Director: George Miller Writer(s): George Miller, Nico Lathouris, Brendan McCarthy Cinematography: John Seale Score: Tom “Junkie XL” Holkenborg Runtime: 120 exhilarating minutes Starring: Mad Max Rockatansky, The Imperator Furiosa, King Immortan Joe, War Boy Nux, War Boy Slit, The Splendid Angharad, Toast The Knowing, Capable, The Dag, Cheedo The... Read more
Breaking the “Curse of the Fourquel” – The best “Part IVs”

The suffix “IV” or “4” attached to a movie title did never bode well… Rarely had a movie franchise not been creatively exhausted, when it reached its fourth instalment. What are the glorious exceptions from the rule though?

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Caption Contest 187 – Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

We don’t need another hero, but someone who wins this Caption Contest, so we can eventually award her/him at the end of the month! More under the link!

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Breakfast on Planet X: Most anticipated movies of 2015 – Part 1

The BOPX regulars Dee, I-am-Better and Dio and their charming guest from the United Kingdom, Colonel Tigh-Fighter, who will bring in his insider knowledge from his work in the British film biz, discuss their most anticipated movies of 2015 and other blockbusters.

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Caption Contest 40: Mad Max 2- The Road Warrior
This is my first CC, so I thought I’d use it as a shameless plug for my Mad Max: Fury Road trailer analysis and that’s why I chose an image from my favourite Mad Max movie so far, Road Warrior from 1981.   Read more