Netflix: The Decoy Bride

I do not have a very good track record with Romantic Comedies.  Most of the mainstream ones released these days involve horribly demonizing a woman for whatever reason or they involve gross humor on the part of the guy or a scene where a woman belches excessively to show that she’s not just an idol […]

VOD: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Review: This movie is so suffused with Steven Spielberg’s style that it was almost unnecessary to list him as a director.  That’s not even a criticism.  This movie could very well have been shot live action as an Indiana Jones film and been held up favorably against Raiders of the Lost Ark.  I can imagine […]

DVD: Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol

Review: I’ve been a fan of the Mission: Impossible movie series since it’s spectacular launch back in the 90s.  The first movie was spectacular and really has few flaws in my opinion.  The second movie, opting for an ‘X-Treme’ upgrade in set pieces, actually turned me off to a degree, to the point where I […]

Oxygen by Randy Ingermanson and John Olson

Preface: A book review!  How about that?  One of the perks of getting a working tablet with a battery that lasts longer than an hour is that I now take it to the gym and read it while I run. Since I tend to do 1-hour long runs, I manage to consume quite a bit […]