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REVIEW: Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 5 – “Eastwatch”

author image by Josh Finney | Television | 0 Comments | 14 Aug 2017

Eastwatch may have lacked the epic showdown of last week’s phenomenal The Spoils of War, but it delivered a number of satisfying payoff and emotional moments for longtime fans. The episode began immediately after Dany and Drogon’s attack last week…

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REVIEW: Detroit

author image by Josh Finney | Movie Reviews | 0 Comments | 01 Aug 2017

For several days now, I’ve struggled to put my thoughts on Kathryn Bigelow’s latest drama, Detroit, down on paper. On the surface, one might be forgiven for thinking this movie is simply about the events of the 12th Street Riot in…

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Game of Thrones Season 7: A Midseason Update

author image by Josh Finney | Television | 0 Comments | 01 Aug 2017

WARNING: MAJOR SPOILERS FOLLOW FOR GAME OF THRONES‘ SEVENTH SEASON Game of Thrones, coming off of arguably two of the best episodes in the show’s six year run, had a lot of expectations to live up to and quite a…

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REVIEW: Castlevania

author image by Josh Finney | Television | 0 Comments | 08 Jul 2017

Video Game adaptations on film have long been scrutinized for being unfaithful to the source material, having poor writing, and featuring terrible acting. Everyone of these accusations has been true for the most part until Castlevania, Netflix’s newest original series….

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Castlevania: A Retrospective

author image by Josh Finney | Video Games | 0 Comments | 08 Jul 2017

Castlevania has long been considered one of gaming’s most storied franchises, but that hasn’t always been the case. From it’s humble beginnings as an acclaimed NES title to a surge in popularity and critical acclaim that culminated in the early…

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REVIEW: The Big Sick

author image by Josh Finney | Movie Reviews | 0 Comments | 02 Jul 2017
It’s not often that a romantic comedy comes along and completely defies expectations within the normalcy of a tired genre. The Big Sick, the semi-autobiographical tale of how comedian Kumali Nanjiani and his wife Emily Gordon met, manages to do... Read more
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