Category Archives: Film

TMNT & Masculinity

It is normal or at least it was normal years ago to expect the worst of Hollywood treatments of popular comic books, children’s cartoons and video games. And with the exception of the latter, this is not as true as … Continue reading

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Walter Sobchek – Modern America the Man

Last night I re-watched one of my favourite films, The Big Lebowski. This was my old DVD copy that I had put (along with many others) on to a spindle in order to save space. On a small tangent, I … Continue reading

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Of Pot Plants and Prurience

As I’ve said numerous times, I don’t keep up with the news on a day to day basis. I don’t read newspapers, watch TV or even check dedicated news websites with any frequency. I get my news in drips and … Continue reading

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Pure Pwnage: Teh Movie Review

This article was originally published at Another-Castle.com Pure Pwnage: Teh Movie was originally revealed on the crowd funding platform indiegogo in September of 2012. After years in development it finally premiered earlier this year on January 23rd in Toronto. After a … Continue reading

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Warcraft Movie Review

This article was originally published at Another-Castle.com Orcs and Humans and More Movies based on video games have a bad reputation that has been earned simply because there have been so many bad movies based on video games. While this is … Continue reading

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Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie Review

This article was originally published at Another-Castle.com A shitty film that sucks ass – in a good way. The Angry Video Game Nerd was thrust into Internet fame just as video content was becoming common due both to the increased availability … Continue reading

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Losing the Plot

I’m very close to finishing War and Peace and my favourite character has just died. I shouldn’t *spoil* it and tell you who my favourite character is. But I don’t suppose mentioning a character dies in a novel with “war” in … Continue reading

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