Tag Archives: Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy, 1931 – 2015

Everyone has their own Mount Rushmore. I’m talking about the hypothetical mountain, located in the middle of nowhere in South Dakota that doesn’t have the faces of four presidents blasted and carved into its side. The mountain we mentally anoint with create … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Voyager and waffles

For a while, it was a ritual. A ritual I took part in for an hour every Wednesday night, either from 8 – 9 PM, or 9 to 10 PM. That’s when my waffles and I would head to the Delta Quadrant. Continue reading

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$200 Reviews, #5: “Oblivion”

“And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods?” – “Horatius” by Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay Synopsis: Jack Harper (Cruise) is one of the last few drone repairmen … Continue reading

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$200 Reviews #3, “Star Trek Into Darkness”

If it wasn’t for the hasty attempt to put a nice bow on the movie and the lack of forward momentum on plotting, “Into Darkness” would be considered a superior entry in the Trek saga. Continue reading

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$200 Reviews: Preamble

    What’s a guy to do with his summer when he’s graduated from college and waiting to hear about his possible future in grad school?    Simple. Go see a movie. A lot.     Thanks to a very … Continue reading

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Day 11: J.J. Abrams is the Chosen One

I can’t tell you when, where or how old I was the first time I watched “Star Wars.” It was a long time ago. I can tell you I where I was when I first read the news that Lucasfilm … Continue reading

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Red Wolf Review #4: Looper

In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented – but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into … Continue reading

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