Archive for November, 2006

Sequel: Starship Troopers 3

For the longest time the notion of a sequel was associated with one single premise: Cashing in on the success of the previous film. It wasn’t until films like the two Indiana Jones movies shattered box office records that it really started to dawn on people that the humble sequel could actually mean another reasonably […]

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EGE: A Smashing Success

Boy howdy, what a weekend. The eGames & Entertainment Expo kicked off on Friday afternoon and wrapped up at around six o’clock on Sunday… and I think, all up, I managed to get around 6 hours of sleep inbetween. eGames 06: Its where all the cool kids were! I hope that anyone who attended the […]

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Sequel: The Whitenating

When I watch old movies I often find amusement in plot devices, dialogue and other elements of story telling that are clearly dated, but allow us a window into what audiences of years past found frightening, or amusing , or emotionally bracing. Horror movies are a particularly good for allowing us to look into the […]

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Remake: Hitchcock’s Birds

Nobody is going to have to search very far through the archives of EOL to find me, on more than one occasion, sprooking off about how redundant most movie remakes are. However this is one of those rare occasions where I’m actually thinking that the movie in the cross hairs may possibly benefit greatly from […]

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Series: Moon Knighting

Your average ‘not a nerd’ on the street probably isn’t too familiar with the Marvel character Moon Knight as he’s not what most would consider a ‘headline’ name.. despite having headlined his own issues for quite some time. Moon Knight: Marvel calls out the B-Team? Marc Spector became Moon Knight after being left for dead […]

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