Recommended: A New Hype

A: Head on over to The Recommenders to tell us what you’re hyped about in upcoming books, movies or shows in the month of May – and get a quick run-down of what we’re looking forward to, as well! D: What is this we, stuff A? Your plebeian list certainly isn’t what I’m hyped about. […]

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The Editor

Another day, another film review – I’ll admit it, I’ve been refiling my creative bucket with a varied, and at times very strange, film extravaganza. The Editor is one of the weirdest t0-date (I haven’t seen the Japanese comedy/horror, House – I’m pretty sure that one wins all the weird) and yet, it was all […]

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Reviewed: Crimson Peak

Or why your horror needs more gothic romance, and vice versa… The macabre and surreal have a definite place in my heart – as do beautiful things – so watching Guillermo del Toro’s gothic horror, Crimson Peak, as a cap to a fantastical weekend at Detroit’s Theatre Bizarre , found several avenues to completely win over […]

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Not-So-Shocking Adventure: The Podcast Has Landed

D: Well, it’s about bloody time. A: Excuse me? D: How many months ‘hiatus’ did you take from podcasting, Miss A? A: Seriously? This from the druid who ridiculed the very idea that I put my voice to the interwebs? D: Well, now, I may have had some reservations, but while you were off not doing […]

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A Not-So-Shocking Adventure: Gimme a Break

A: So, I think I know who should be your voice actor. D: Wait, aren’t I the one who is supposed to propose the names, while you poke holes in my dreams? A: Normally, yes, but getting in a rut is bad for creativity, D. D: You sound so logical when you say that, but […]

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Halloween Movie Favorites (Movie Recommendations)

D: It’s alive!! A: Very droll, D. D: Well, you’re the one with the Halloween Movie recommendations– A: Movies to get your scare on! D: Quite. Personally, I’m looking forward to Garfield’s Halloween. A: Really? D: Of course. The pirate sequence is actually quite good, and a little spooky. A: You never cease to amaze […]

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A Not-So-Shocking-Adventure: X marks the … Magneto?

A: All right, Druid, where did you put him? D: What? Put who, A? A: You know who I’m talking about. D: Alas, my ability to read your confounding mind is limited. A: Well, since this week’s podcast, Episode X, is titled The Case of the Missing Magneto (go on, give it a listen. We […]

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A Not-Shocking-Adventure: Striking Back

D: Did I ever tell you about the time I avenged the death of my mentor by slicing his murderer in half? A: Uh. . . I’m not sure. Is this a threat of some sort because I’ve been MIA from the blog? D: No. A: Good. In that case, no, I did not know […]

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Living Musically, Or The Son of Paleface Returns

D: The Son of Paleface is the return, A. I mean, even the song is a reprise. A: I know, but there is the whisper of a ‘saying’ in my head, which escapes me – and may not even be real– D: Go figure. A: Cheers, D. Regardless, it either has to do with Paleface […]

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Lions and Tigers and Cylons, oh my!

First of all, Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads, Grandpas, Great-Grandpas, Moms-who-are-Dads, Step-Dads, Partners in Crime and all-around fabulous people who take the time to serve as a role-model and guiding hand in any child’s life. You make the world a better place. Second, take a trip to outer space and check out my […]

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