A Review of Spike Jonze’s “her” From My Unique Perspective

her (yes it is not capitalized) came out last December, but was just released on video this past week, which is when I saw it. I rarely review movies on this blog, only when they apply to the topics of this blog, but I review movies all the time in other places, and this film …

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Internet: The Decline of Movies and TV

Whatever Happened To The Internet Dream? (Part 3) In part 1, I complained how the internet has ruined culture, and in part 2 how it is ruining politics and religion.  Today I delve into an area that is a little more personal: movies and TV. 1999: The Year That Didn't Change Movies 1999, is a …

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Archaic Movies That Cannot Be Remade Today

A remake of the 1984 film Red Dawn came out last week and really did not do very well.  I cannot believe they even re-made this film, because it makes no sense in today's world.  Back in 1984 the Cold War was still in effect, and the threat of a Soviet invasion felt possible.  The …

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Book Review: “Ready Player One”

So far I have only done one book review on this blog.  I read more than that of course, I just stick to talking about books that echo the themes of this blog.  The novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline does just that. Ready Player One is one of the latest young adult dystopian …

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Going to the Movies with Ariane

So I mentioned last time that I had a challenge in creating a crowded movie theater.  Challenge Met!!  I have no idea if or when I will finish this sequel, but I am having a lot of fun giving myself challenges and meeting them.  It is like a really different video game, with daily new …

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The Future of TV: Instant Access TV Project

My post about the new Apple TV sucking has generated a lot of traffic.  I thought I'd follow it up with my own impression of what would be a whole lot better. About a year ago I started a project that I continue to fine tune, but I have perfected it enough to explain.  This …

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