31 Days of Horror: Interview With TIFF’s Jesse Wente About The Mask

Film is a fragile medium. It’s easy to forget in this digital age that so much of our cinematic history is committed to old-fashioned celluloid, the plastic spools wound on … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror: Interview With TIFF’s Jesse Wente About The Mask

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Kingsman vs. SpongeBob SquarePants

This week, Steampunk Granny got to see two movies, one with hubby and one with the youngest of the nine grandchildren. Kingsman: The Secret Service I was excited to see … Continue reading Kingsman vs. SpongeBob SquarePants

Doctor Who S08 E09: Flatline

Writer Jamie Mathieson (“Being Human,” “Dirk Gently,” and Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel) takes his second shot at “Doctor Who” after last week’s episode “Mummy on the Orient Express.” … Continue reading Doctor Who S08 E09: Flatline

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Saturday at the Movies: The LEGO Movie

The universal kid in all of us can rejoice at last: The LEGO Movie has finally hit theatres! Highly anticipated, The LEGO Movie is primed to sweep the box office … Continue reading Saturday at the Movies: The LEGO Movie

Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor

This is it, the 50th Anniversary Special of “Doctor Who,” featuring Matt Smith, The Eleventh Doctor, and David Tennant, The Tenth Doctor. This very special episode purports to finally reveal … Continue reading Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor

Doctor Who: The Night of The Doctor

It’s coming! Today we have the (first?) prequel mini-episode to the November 23 Fiftieth Anniversary Special of “Doctor Who” – called “The Night of The Doctor” written by showrunner Steven … Continue reading Doctor Who: The Night of The Doctor

31 Days of Horror 2013: Dracula S01 E01: The Blood Is the Life

Welcome my little blood banks. Are you ready for a good vampire show that doesn’t have synthetic blood or vampires who sparkle? Dracula, which is produced by Carnival Films, created … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2013: Dracula S01 E01: The Blood Is the Life

Infinity: Collapse

In Marvel Comics current big event, Infinity by Jonathan Hickman, the Avengers are in deep space fighting a losing battle along with the Galactic Council against the mysterious and powerful … Continue reading Infinity: Collapse

Saturday At The Movies: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Remember, not so long ago, that sense of excitement we all had heading into our local theatres, eager to re-visit characters named Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippen, Gimli, Legolas, Aragorn and … Continue reading Saturday At The Movies: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

An Unexpected Choice – IMAX, AVX, HFR, 3D And ATMOS…Where To Experience The Hobbit?

So, you plan on seeing The Hobbit over the coming holidays, eh? Eager? Excited? Enthusiastic?  All of these things and more? Well, the long awaited release date is finally here, … Continue reading An Unexpected Choice – IMAX, AVX, HFR, 3D And ATMOS…Where To Experience The Hobbit?

Saturday At The Movies: The Fan Expo Edition – Dead Before Dawn 3D & A Little Bit Zombie

A little different Saturday At The Movies this week. Rather than looking at one movie in particular, I thought I’d run down a couple of the films being featured at … Continue reading Saturday At The Movies: The Fan Expo Edition – Dead Before Dawn 3D & A Little Bit Zombie

The Expendables 2 Takes The Top – Biff Bam Pop’s Weekend Box Office Wrap-Up Report

Underwhelming. That’s the only word to describe the weekend box office results. Four new films, none of which made a significant impact on audiences. Here’s what went down. The action … Continue reading The Expendables 2 Takes The Top – Biff Bam Pop’s Weekend Box Office Wrap-Up Report