Star Wars Episode VIII – The Last Jedi

The new Star Wars trilogy continues with Rian Johnson’s heavily anticipated Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. I was somewhat critical of The Force Awakens for its numerous callbacks to A New Hope in its narrative. In many ways it felt like a safe high budget remake in order to reinvigorate the franchise and appease newcomers…

The Flash – Season 3 Episode 11

“Dead or Alive” The Flash takes a more light hearted approach when a Bounty Hunter shows up from Earth-19 to bring back H.R. so that he can answer for the crime of interdimensional travel. I’m so glad that this episode was fun. The Flash just hasn’t been much fun lately because everything has been so…

The Flash – Season 3 Episode 10

“Borrowing Problems from the Future” The Flash returns from hiatus with the problem of Iris’ future death hanging over the team as a problem that needs a solution. This show has a lot of problems that have really become apparent this season. Chief among them is the tendency to repeat itself. It seems to be…

The Flash – Season 3 Episode 9

“The Present” The Flash moves away from the alien craziness last week and returns to handling its own problems. Revealing that Alchemy is actually Julian under the mask two episodes ago was a really boring and predictable twist that made the world this show inhabits feel hilariously small but this episode does some work to…

Star Wars Episode VII – The Force Awakens

JJ Abrams brings Star Wars back to the big screen with The Force Awakens. This entry serves as the next part of the saga following on from Return of the Jedi as well as being a convenient jumping on point for new fans. This is going to be a difficult one to review as the…