The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Review

Release Date: 12/17/2014 Dir. Peter Jackson Starring: Martin Freeman (Bilbo Baggins), Ian McKellan (Gandalf), Richard Armitage (Thorin Oakenshield), Lee Pace (Thranduil), Luke Evans (Bard), Orlando Bloom (Legolas Greenleaf), Evangeline Lilly (Tauriel), Aidan Turner (Kili), Ryan Gage (Alfrid), Billy Connolly (Dain), Manu Bennett (Azog the Defiler), Benedict Cumberbatch (Smaug/ Necromancer), Slyvester McCoy (Radagast), Cate Blanchett (Galadriel),…

The 100 - "Spacewalker"

The 100 – “Spacewalker” Review

The 100 has been an interesting show since it began airing. It’s been unafraid to tackle dark material that tends to be heavily avoided when it comes to network TV. This week was no exception as we saw that Finn was facing his life or death sentence. The grounders want Finn dead for his crimes…

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The Interview Controversy

UPDATE: After NATO (National Association of Theater Owners) gave theatres the okay to not screen The Interview, major theatre chains jumped at the opportunity (No theatre wants to deal with a bomb threat over airing a film). With no place to screen the movie, the theatrical release has officially been canceled. The post below are…

I Become A December Writing Wasteland

I did NaNoWriMo, then I crashed. I wasn’t exhausted or overspent. Yes, I hit a major number with NaNo, but my stopping wasn’t fatigue it was what happens to me every year come December. I fall into a rut. A rut of not wanting to work. All that rushes through my mind is the desire…

Obsession of the Week: Goodreads

I know many people who have a bone to pick with Goodreads. The problem is I wasn’t quite around during the hubub, thus Goodreads to me is nothing but an excellent place for me to track my books and if I’m lucky, win a giveaway (I’ve yet to be that lucky). Now, I’m reaching a…

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The State of Oliver Queen

This post will be highly spoilerific with major spoilers from last night’s episode of Arrow, “The Climb” as it presented an event with major consequences for Starling City. On last night’s episode of Arrow, Oliver was forced into a position where he had to save Thea’s life from the League of Assassin’s after her father…

Predictability in Stories

A predictable plot isn’t inherently a bad thing. People that make you think that a predictable route in a story is in fact a bad thing and makes the story lesser are wrong. Yes, I went there with the statement. I do not believe that a predictable plot or ending is necessarily a bad thing.…