Disney now has a serious business model problem. Broadcast TV is dying quickly. Between ESPN and ABC Networks, Disney will be hard-pressed to make a move in streaming, however.
This is a stunning movie that I believe will get better with successive viewings, much like Reeves’ last film in the series Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. And the reason for this is character. Like Charlton Heston’s irrepressible Taylor in the original, Caesar’s virtues and faults drive the story forward.
... In college I had the good fortune of having a freshman roommate who was a professional sci-fi geek and gamer. He introduced me on our first day together to Novel Ideas, the local Sci-fi/comic/game shop. The progenitor of today’s FLGS — Friendly Local Game Shop. I forged a lifelong friendship with that shop-owner, a wonderful guy. … Continue reading The Storm Has a Name … A Love Letter to RPGs
George Lucas made this film for all of the kids growing up then that needed to hear exactly that. They needed not just a source of inspiration but also a way to take the childhood they were being robbed of, the imagination lost, and nurture it into adulthood.
Angela Merkel will not be pleased. Catalonia has issued an ultimatum to the Spanish government. Allow and respect the results of our secession referendum or we leave now.
Halsey News and I discuss ways to avoid the alt-right dragging down the legitimate counter-revolution
Dune is still the greatest political board game of all time. It needs another respin by FFG, this time as Star Wars.