And here we are again where today we see Black Mirror circa 2003 and the Michael Shanks impressions show.
Tony Award winning actor George S. Irving passed away on Monday (12/26/2016), at the age of 94.
*Disco ball with 2016 written on it is slowly lowered into the room, illiminating the room. GJ storms in and shoots disco ball, causing it to explode in a glorious fashion* It had it coming.....
One of the great things about Carrie Fisher, who died to-day, was that she wasn’t a perfect fit for the role of Princess Leia. It’s this that makes the character so much more memorable than she otherwise might have been. It’s clear that George Lucas, while he was patterning the film on old Hollywood adventure serials,…
There are few things I love more than a telepathic orgy.
Mr. Adams died peacefully on Christmas Eve, aged 96 years.
Not to be that guy, but with Carrie Fisher’s passing, what can we expect from Rain Johnson’s Episode VIII?
Pearl Mackie is playing Bill Potts in the next series of Doctor Who ...
When Disney makes an animated film about how real life is messy, how messy can it be? 2016's Zootopia has unavenged violence against children, debate about biological justifications for racial stereotypes, positive portrayals of mobsters, and a song by Shakira called “Try Everything”. I don’t think the implications of…
Enjoying the new Alien: Covenant trailer, but craving a more immersive look at the corporate dystopian future of the Twenty-Second Century? The official Fox website alienmovies.com, soon to be the home of the Alien Universe site, has a suitably minimalistic simulation of the MU/TH/UR 6000 OS, ready for all…
Just under three years ago I wrote about a climatologist who was fighting against some libel of his work. The case recently had an update so this is a rare Observation Deck article sequel (!).
Netflix UK and USA have added a Chinese epic fantasy drama, Ice Fantasy, to their line up. Based on Guo Jing Ming’s novel City of Fantasy it is available to watch in Mandarin with English subtitles (or Traditional Chinese, Arabic, Polish and French if you prefer). It is also known as Huàn Chéng.
The trailers really hadn’t whetted my appetite for the Doctor Who Christmas special this year. “The Return of Doctor Mysterio” looked to be a dopey homage to superheroes, which is what it turned out to be, but somehow it was a lot more enjoyable than I thought it would be.
Because it was the most obvious thing this fucking year could do, to make it George Michael’s Last One, wasn’t it? RIP
Happy Holidays everyone, turns out they did stick one final episode in this year and this here recap is my gift to all of you. Hope you like it, if not, to bad, it’s nonrefundable. Anyway onto the review, Spoilers after this point:
Fear of this Christmas tree!