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Blair Witch

BLAIR WITCH is the surprise sequel to 1999’s The Blair Witch Project. How well does the new film work? Will it change the horror genre like its predecessor did? Or is it the final nail in the found-footage coffin?

The Political Church

For In All Things Charity

The “Other Side” of Addiction

Posting pictures of overdosed addicts to the internet is NOT helpful intervention.

The Evil Dead vs. Evil Dead 2013

The gang pits the 1981 classic THE EVIL DEAD against its 2013 remake. How well does the original hold up? What does the new one get right? And what’s the deal with that tree scene in both films?

I Was a 12 Year Old Superhero

I don’t know what came over me or why I even tried, but I had some spectacular moments when I was 12 years old.

Superman & Batman Debate Pokemon

Even Superman caught Pokemon fever. Batman is skeptical.

A Christian Rock Star, an Assault Rifle & a Culture of Fear

I learned something about fear and faith during the weirdest ten minutes I’ve ever spent in an airport.

Civil War? Thor would fight but he’s, um, busy?

Ever wonder where Thor was during Marvel’s Civil War? The studio released a special feature to explain.

Don’t Breathe

The gang investigates the latest teamup from horror master Sam Rami and Fede Alvarez. DON’T BREATHE is an inversion of the classic Monster in the House trope. But how well does this film succeed?

SO EXCITED FOR THE NEW STAR WARS MOVIE

What is your bidding… my master?

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I Was a 12 Year Old Superhero

I don’t know what came over me or why I even tried, but I had some spectacular moments when I was 12 years old.

A Christian Rock Star, an Assault Rifle & a Culture of Fear

I learned something about fear and faith during the weirdest ten minutes I’ve ever spent in an airport.

Another Dead Person of Color

What did he do to deserve it?

A Christian Rock Star, an Assault Rifle & a Culture of Fear

I learned something about fear and faith during the weirdest ten minutes I’ve ever spent in an airport.

George Washington and the well-fed, well-housed slave

Have you heard this story about George Washington?

Another Dead Person of Color

What did he do to deserve it?

Anthropoid matters because of what it gets right

Anthropoid won’t get the buzz of a summer blockbuster, but you won’t find too many movies with a more significant message this year.

Further reflections on George Washington and slavery

Some thoughts about George Washington and his slaves….

George Washington and the well-fed, well-housed slave

Have you heard this story about George Washington?

Superman & Batman Debate Pokemon

Even Superman caught Pokemon fever. Batman is skeptical.

Civil War? Thor would fight but he’s, um, busy?

Ever wonder where Thor was during Marvel’s Civil War? The studio released a special feature to explain.

SO EXCITED FOR THE NEW STAR WARS MOVIE

What is your bidding… my master?

Olympics, The Cuckoo’s Calling & Dawn of the Red Beer

This week’s picks include some amazing athletes in Rio de Janeiro, J.K. Rowling’s alter-ego, and a tasty beverage to enjoy this summer.

Stranger Things, The Night Of & The Infiltrator

This week’s picks include a Netflix run at Goonies-like nostalgia, one of the best TV pilots you’ll ever see, and a solid true crime flick with Bryan Cranston on the right side of the drug trade.

Star Trek, Finders Keepers & The Fall

This week’s picks include Agent Scully as you’ve never seen her before, one of the best literary sequels I’ve read in years, and a return to the ultimate sci-fi universe.

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