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Direct Beam Comms #67

March 19th, 2017

TV Iron Fist Series premiere episode 1 Grade: B+ There aren’t a lot of good comic book series on TV. To be sure, there are lots of them but only a few of them are worth watching. Legion on FX is very good and Daredevil on Netflix is pretty good too. But for the most […]

Oh no, Power Rangers!

March 17th, 2017

I was born in the 1970s, was a kid in the 1980s and came of age in the 1990s. That means to me that my childhood was full of things like Star Wars, G.I. Joe, Transformers and Secret Wars. So, by the late 1980s I was transitioning out of kid pop-culture and into teen culture […]

Direct Beam Comms #66

March 12th, 2017

TV The Americans Season 5 episode 1 Grade: B+ The fifth and penultimate season of the series The Americans debuted last week on FX. I like this show a lot but as the series has progressed I think some cracks have started to appear in the structure of the show. The last five season of […]

King Kong (2005) review

March 10th, 2017

This is a repost of a review I originally wrote back in 2005. The remake King Kong (2005) has been hailed by the critics as one of the best movies of the year. I’d argue that although King Kong is a good movie, it is by no means a great one. Parts of King Kong […]

Direct Beam Comms #65

March 5th, 2017

TV Taken – Episode 1 Grade: C- The parade of movies to TV series this season continues with the latest show Taken on NBC. The TV Taken is a prequel series to the film trilogy of the same name that starred Liam Neeson. This time Clive Standen, who’s a British actor and is I’m assuming […]