Micmacs (2009)

So after nearly a month of Jean-Pierre Jeunet movies, this will be the final scheduled ‘Jeunet’ Review, as both The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet and the upcoming Netflix film Big Bug will be Wild Card Reviews showing up when you possibly least expect them, and Alien Resurrection is being reserved for another list entirely.  It has been a good month’s viewing, with plenty of … Continue reading Micmacs (2009)

Underworld: Rise Of The Lycans (2009) Movie Review

Before we begin, if you haven’t seen Underworld and Underworld: Evolution, you might want to see those first before reading this.  Even though this is a prequel, I’ll explain why.  So, there will be some spoilers here and there.  You’ve been warned. Here we are; after Underworld: Evolution ended on what I would call “The Terminator 2 ending”, in other words it was solid enough … Continue reading Underworld: Rise Of The Lycans (2009) Movie Review

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009/2015) Video Game Review

2 years after the beautiful-looking, beautiful-sounding, fun-full playing, but slightly shallow-in-story introduction known as Drake’s Fortune came Among Thieves, a follow-up in story, and an opportunity to give us more of our favourite characters.  So…Among Thieves Our story begi- best opening to a video game ever!!…or at least 1 of them.  It literally starts off with a bang, to the point that I’m not even … Continue reading Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009/2015) Video Game Review

Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009) Video Game Review

“The Summer Of Batman” continues with this review, which involves spending the summer (and possibly the autumn) watching, playing and reading all things Batman.  To begin the project, I read a Batman comic called The Black Mirror, watched Batman Begins, and played this game. So…Arkham Asylum, what’s the story?  One night, in the middle of February, in Bruce Wayne’s 7th year as the caped crusader, … Continue reading Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009) Video Game Review