Cinemax’s The Knick, a period medical drama filled with cocaine and blood (review)

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The Knick is Cinemax’s new medical drama set in the 1900s and is directed by Steven Soderbergh (Oceans Eleven), who directs all 10 episodes. The pilot episode does a great job of letting viewers know what they’re getting into in the first few minutes. First is an opening shot of our main character, … Continue reading

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (movie review)

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Jonathan Liebesman’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a reboot to the movie universe, so it’s inevitable that fans of the original comics, 1990 movie, and ’80s cartoon will be extra cautious. With Michael Bay acting as producer, many were worried about what he would do to the film. The first warning sign was … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy review

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I have to hand it to Marvel Studios for being brave enough to take chances with unconventional directors for their films. For Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the studio hired the Russo brothers, who are known for NBC’s Community, as co-directors. It worked out in Marvel’s favor, since the movie was highly praised and was considered … Continue reading

Nerd Block July 2014 Mystery Box Review

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Nerd Block July 2014 Classic Mystery Box arrived on my doorstep yesterday, and it comes with 5 nerdy items inside. So how does Nerd Block fare this month? Read below and find out. Like any good nerdy mystery box subscription, the thing I check out first is the t-shirt. With Nerd Block, … Continue reading

Marvel Bishoujo Spider-Woman Metallic Paint Statue Review

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San Diego Comic-Con 2014 is less than a week away and for some people it’s all about the exclusive collectibles If you have never been to San Diego Comic-Con before, it is complete insanity…in a good way. The lines for these exclusive collectibles can take anywhere from 20 minutes to an … Continue reading

Hand of Fate Early Access impressions

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Hand of Fate, a game by Defiant Development, combines multiple genres into a blend of familiar gameplay elements that meld the best aspects of these other genres. Currently, the game is in early access and shows lots of promise with its unique game mechanics that are at times innovative and … Continue reading