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We are two-and-a-half months into the year and things are already looking a little rough for fans of original science fiction at the movies. Truthfully, 2015 was always going to have a hard time living up to the embarrassment of riches that was 2014, but the critical and commercial failures of Jupiter Ascending and Chappie are disheartening. Even if you don’t like either… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: 'Jupiter Ascending,' 'Chappie' and the Odd State of Original Science Fiction

When it comes to science fiction, you don’t get much bigger than Star Wars and Star Trek. The grandfathers of modern popular sci-fi, these two franchises represent different sides of the same coin. One is fantastical and old-fashioned, telling stories of heroes and villains in an epic, operatic struggle. The other is optimistic and smart, telling tales of technology and ethics and diplomacy… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: Examining the Current State of 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek'

Comic book cinema definitely cemented its dominance in a big way in 2014. From the powerhouse Marvel Studios films (Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Guardians of the Galaxy) to the fundamental revival of the first modern major comic book franchise (X-Men: Days of Future Past), to the return of Spider-Man and the Ninja Turtles, we saw a lot of pretty crazy, heartbreaking, awesome, and mindblowing things at the… Continue reading Comics on Film: The State of the Superhero Movie in 2014

NOTE: This may contain reference to minor spoilers for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

As a massive fan and commentator on all matters related to the superhero, I tend to pride myself on, generally, being reasonable. While comic book and superhero fans are growing more prevalent with each passing year, and the characters continue to bleed over into other media, fans still… Continue reading Comics on Film: The State of Batman in 'Dawn of Justice'

Real Housewives of New York star Ramona Singer is ready to talk about her husband’s alleged cheating scandal. The reality star has taken to her Bravo blog to address his alleged affair with Kasey Dexter in her own words.

“Having your husband betray you is the worst feeling in the world, and I wish it on no one,” Ramona writes. “How ironic that last week during Reunion Part 2 when… Continue reading Ramona Singer Opens Up About Mario Singer’s Alleged Affair In Bravo Blog Post – ‘I Was In A Fragile State’