The Weekend in Pop Culture: Dudes Punching Dudes
May04

The Weekend in Pop Culture: Dudes Punching Dudes

This past weekend provided ample opportunities to pay to watch people get punched a lot. If that’s not your thing, there wasn’t much to do other than pretend that Kate’s new baby will somehow bring meaning to your life from an ocean away or watch horses run on a track. But back to the punching. This weekend brought us two very anticipated pieces of entertainment: Avengers: Age of Ultron and the Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao boxing...

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The Slate of Movies to Be Released in 2015 is a Terrible Nightmare
Jan02

The Slate of Movies to Be Released in 2015 is a Terrible Nightmare

Depending on what kind of movie fan you are, 2015 is either going to be the best year of your life or a big, fat reminder that opportunities for pure originality in filmmaking at a blockbuster level are slowly being crushed to death by sequels or reboots that aim to capitalize on the name of a famous property without really putting in any of the work. And we can’t forget about the continuations of long-standing franchises,...

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