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November, 2016

  • 25 November

    Upstream: “The Day” On Demand

    Here is our latest Upstream review, today is dedicated to The Day!  With a distinctively different style it is no surprise that The Day is a Canadian film.   Made in 2011, it only saw a very limited US release in 2012.  Completely off my radar I stumbled onto it while endlessly searching for something to watch late …

  • 15 November

    Rant: Walking Dead is Leaving Me Dead

    Ok, this is going to be a rant…probably a bit long winded, but I had to put down what I’m feeling about Walking Dead this season…and actually that isn’t 100% true, what I’ve been feeling about Walking Dead for awhile.  First off, I do love the show.  I’ve been a fan of the comic and …

  • 7 November

    Upstream: Review – Elstree 1976

    What did we ever do when we were home sick before streaming services? I put on Elstree 1976, a documentary about the character actors that made up the bulk of the people you see onscreen in Star Wars.

  • 4 November

    Mini Review: Doctor Strange

    Marvel's latest entry into their pantheon of blockbusters opens up this week, get ready for Doctor Strange!

October, 2016

  • 23 October

    TV Review: I’m Watching Designated Survivor and You Should Too!

    What do you do when you watched all the Marvel Netflix series, caught up on Supergirl, and are waiting for The Walking Dead to start up again?  I decided to check out Designated Survivor with Keifer Sutherland.

  • 15 October

    Westworld vs. Westworld – Film vs. Cable

    HBO's Westworld series is off to an amazing start!  After just three episodes I'm already hooked.  I realized the other night that I had never actually seen the original movie from start to finish. Time to rectify that!

  • 4 October

    Luke Cage: First Impressions

    I love the real New York vibes that this series gives off, Harlem is not just a neighborhood, it has a rich cultural history full of art and music embedded in its roots which this series portrays very well.

July, 2016

  • 26 July

    Review: Killing Joke Animated Movie

    Long regarded as having subject matter too controversial to adapt into any other mass media format, the idea has been kicking around since before Mark Hamill implored fans to lobby for the film to be made with himself reprising the role of Joker in 2011.

  • 2 July

    Upstream: Review – Age of Adeline

    Another installment of our most likely missed movies available through various streaming services.  This week we have the Age of Adeline.  Chances are you haven’t seen this movie since it opened up right around the time Avengers: Age of Ultron was raking in box office gold (sort of ironic on those titles huh?),  I’ll try to …

June, 2016

  • 30 June

    Review: The Purge: Election Day

    We were able to acquire some extra passes to a press screening of The Purge: Election Day from our friends over at

  • 16 June

    Conventions: Wizard World Sacramento This Weekend!

    The Wizard World Convention Machine rolls into Sacramento this weekend and they are taking no prisoners!

  • 7 June

    Convention Review: Fanime 2016

    This year was an absolute blast, one of the best Fanimes for me personally in a long time.

  • 2 June

    Conventions: Wizard World Sacramento June 17-19, 2016

    Wizard World is coming back to Sacramento!  After making a big splash with their first ever Sacramento show in 2014, Wizard World has added this NorCal event to their roster of conventions for the year. Captain America star Sebastian Stan, X-Men standout Evan Peters, Hayley Atwell (“Agent Carter,” Captain America: The First Avenger), William Shatner …

May, 2016

  • 27 May

    Fanime/Clockwork Alchemy 2016 is This Weekend!

    Fanime, the Bay Area's premiere animation convention hits the San Jose Convention Center this weekend.

  • 16 May

    Video: Rocky Horror Picture Show 2016 Trailer

    The trailer for the Rocky Horror Picture Show reboot has landed.  This hotly debated remake has created a great divide among fans who feel it’s high time this movie got an update and those who feel you shouldn’t mess with the magic of the original cult classic.  This 2016 remake stars Reeve Carney (Spiderman: Turn …

  • 8 May

    Review: Captain America: Civil War and Costume Event

    Here is my spoiler free review of Captain America: Civil War!  We set up another costume appearance at our friendly neighborhood Regal Cinemas in Dublin, CA.  We always have a great time going out and meeting the fans on opening night and this was no exception.  I’m going to preface this review by saying I’m …

  • 8 May

    Upstream: The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Review

    Continuing our series of overlooked properties now available via streaming, Netflix, or On Demand we bring you this spoiler free review of The Man from U.N.C.L.E. If you are like me and a lot of other people, you skipped The Man From U.N.C.L.E. when it was in the theaters last year.  Normally I love spy …

April, 2016

  • 30 April

    Picture: Wonder Woman Set Photos Sparks Batman Rumor

    Gal Gadot’s Amazon Warrior could be headed to Gotham in 2017, according to a new set photo that emerged from the ongoing production of Warner’s Wonder Woman movie. First spotted by Batman-News, the image places Gadot’s Diana Prince alongside an armored vehicle bearing the iconic Wayne Enterprises sigil. Fuelling speculation that Patty Jenkins’ solo movie …

  • 30 April

    Picture: Civil War Premiere Photoshop Battle

    LONDON, ENGLAND – APRIL 26: (L-R) Elizabeth Olsen, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr. and Emily Vancamp pose for a photo during the European film premiere of “Captain America: Civil War” at Vue Westfield on April 26, 2016 in London, England (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images) When there’s a bunch of cameras snapping, …

  • 30 April

    Video: Netflix Punisher Series Teaser

     The rumors have swirled for many months, and the buzz got louder after the release of season 2 of Daredevil on Netflix NFLX -0.28% last month, but today we got the official announcement: Marvel and Netflix have officially greenlit The Punisher live-action series. To date, the Marvel-Netflix team-up has been a roaring success, delivering a remarkable …