Jonah Hex – the review

It was with serious trepidation that I went to see the new Jonah Hex movie last night.  Sure, the tickets were free, but still.  Did the world really need a Jonah Hex movie? Hex is an interesting choice for a movie.  In the right hands (Joe R. Lansdale) Hex works wonderfully.  He can be used … Continue reading Jonah Hex – the review

GonzoGeek Picks The 2009 Oscars: Best Supporting Actor

With the Oscars looming on Sunday, February 22, GonzoGeek will be previewing this year's awards with a look at five major categories...with some help from a Nintendo 64 game. Monday: Best Supporting Actress Today: Best Supporting Actor Nominees (Odds) Josh Brolin, "Milk" (20/1) Robert Downey, Jr., "Tropic Thunder" (25/1) Philip Seymour Hoffman, "Doubt" (30/1) Heath … Continue reading GonzoGeek Picks The 2009 Oscars: Best Supporting Actor

National Talk Like Christain Bale as Batman Day

Monday, February 2, 2008 is National Talk Like Christian Bale as Batman Day. You know, make your voice ridiculously hoarse. So before you leave for work on Monday, gargle with tequila and Pop Rocks, swallow a Brillo Pad, eat a whole pineapple. Do whatever you need to to in order to achieve that particular vocal … Continue reading National Talk Like Christain Bale as Batman Day

“The Joker” – the review

"You shouldn't know what the Joker is thinking." - Brian Azzarello, Wizard World Texas, November 8, 2008 I will admit, I bought "The Joker" to get it autographed at Wizard World.  With both the writer and the artist in attendance, it seemed like a good idea.  The deep discount I got at Barnes & Noble didn't hurt. … Continue reading “The Joker” – the review

“The Dark Knight” – the review

Back in April, I did a summer movie preview. Sitting right at the top of my list was "The Dark Knight." It was unquestionably the movie I was most looking forward to this summer. Based on its box office take to date, I'm not the only one. I saw Dark Knight on opening day shortly … Continue reading “The Dark Knight” – the review

2008 Summer Movies

After yesterday's carpet bombing of the "Star Wars" franchise I thought I should try to make amends to Hollywood. Summer movie time is quickly approaching.  It's that special time of year where Hollywood depletes most of its budget for the year in hopes that we'll all line up at the neighborhood googleplex to see the … Continue reading 2008 Summer Movies