In light of SyFy’s *ahem* new “original” series “Being Human” and the site’s recent move, I went through and reposted all of my episodic reviews for the original “Being Human” Season 1 from waaaaay back in 2009. You can check out those reviews (for the first time if you’re new or to refresh your brains [...]
Posts Tagged ‘Flunky’
Since 1949, a mysterious man in black has slipped onto the grounds of the Old Western Burying Ground cemetery in the wee morning hours of January 19th, the birthdate of Edgar Allen Poe, and left his tribute of a bottle of (very fine) cognac and three red roses. But, for the second year in a [...]
Oh boy, a chance to look at alleged supernatural occurrences caught on tape with a scientific eye! EEH wrong. You see, therein lies the problem with this show. It’s a good idea on paper, but in practice it falls flat. Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files revolutionizes paranormal programming by investigating the evidence witnesses post on [...]
From Oscar-winning director Martin Scorsese, “Shutter Island” is the story of two U.S. marshals, Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo), who are summoned to a remote and barren island off the cost of Massachusetts to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a murderess from the island’s fortress-like hospital for the criminally insane.
19-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red Queen’s reign of terror.
Dorian Gray (Ben Barnes from The Chronicles of Narnia) is very handsome – and very cursed. Young Dorian arrives fresh on the London social scene and is taken under the wind of Lord Henry Wotton (Colin Firth of Mamma Mia who introduces him to the seedy pleasures of London life. When Dorian sees how incredible [...]
A spin-off of SCI FI’s Ghost Hunters series, Ghost Hunters International features a squad of paranormal investigators who use their principles of scientific techniques, to explore some of the most legendary haunted spots around the world. Each week the team travels to the far corners of the globe, searching for answers to bizarre supernatural mysteries.
Though just barely on the cusp of horror, it’s too good not to rave about and I’m here to tell you all the critic’s worshipping of District 9 is not unfounded. Thirty years ago, aliens made first contact with Earth. Humans waited for the hostile attack, or the giant advances in technology. Neither came. Instead, [...]
It’s no secret that Spike is my favorite character of the Buffyverse, so it was only natural for me to snatch up the collection of comics that cover his life after the finale of Angel… though I can’t decide if I’m glad I did.
Witnesses around the world report seeing monsters. Are they real or imaginary? Science searches for answers on MonsterQuest. MonsterQuest uses the latest high-tech equipment to take a scientific look at legendary creatures around the world, creatures eyewitnesses claim to see to this day. Each episode will examine all the evidence available, from pictures and video [...]