Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Creative Blogger Award

Thanks so much to ressivocmer for nominating me for The Creative Blogger Award! Definitely check out his blog The Silver Screen Savant to figure out which movies to watch and which to avoid. RULES FOR THE CREATIVE BLOGGER AWARD ARE … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four (2015)

5/10 A couple of science whizz-kids build a portal to another dimension and try it out. They are attacked by green energy, giving them strange bodily malformations. Oh, it is also a superhero movie but that was added at the … Continue reading

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Benjamin Hoff – The Tao of Pooh (1982)

This book either explains Taoism through Winnie-the-Pooh, or it explains Winnie-the-Pooh through Taoism. If you’d ask the author, Benjamin Hoff, he would probably say: “same thing.” The book is short – you could read it in an afternoon. I liked … Continue reading

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Locke (2013)

7.5/10 Ivan Locke is going on a nightly journey because he has behaved not at all like himself. But he is a good man and is going to take responsibility for his fuck-ups. The movie starts with Ivan Locke (Tom … Continue reading

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Ted 2 (2015)

5/10 Ted the bear marries and wants a child, but discovers that he is not a person in the eyes of the state. This is a short review because no one cares. The movie is already forgotten. Well, it sucked. … Continue reading

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Bill Bryson – One Summer: America, 1927 (2013)

The king of the anecdote strikes again. Here is how I imagine Bill Bryson writes a book: he shuffles endlessly through libraries and writes down every funny or interesting story, lifted from dusty and forgotten records. Once in a while, … Continue reading

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Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

8.5/10 Doctor Bill has the strangest night of his life. After his wife tells him that she had unfaithful fantasies, he goes into town and is approached sexually by all kinds of people, leading up to a very dangerous situation. … Continue reading

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