Topic: Movies

Here’s Why Sony Shouldn’t Have Caved To The Hackers And Pulled The Interview

Here's Why Sony Shouldn't Have Caved To The Hackers And Pulled The Interview

As you’re almost certainly aware, Sony canceled the release of their movie The Interview yesterday after receiving threats that any and every theater that showed it would be bombed. You know, on account of the whole ‘portraying the death of a North Korean leader in startling detail’ thing. Here’s why canceling its release was the wrong response. More »

10 Reasons The Backstreet Boys Documentary Will Actually Be Good, Based On The Trailer

10 Reasons The Backstreet Boys Documentary Will Actually Be Good, Based On The Trailer

Does it feel like your teeth are growing braces? Do you have a sudden desire to tie a sweatshirt around your waist? Don’t worry, you haven’t become Benjamin Button. Your body is just responding to the fact that a new trailer for the Backstreet Boys documentary has been released. That’s right, there’s a Backstreet Boys documentary coming out. And believe it or not, it actually looks good. Interesting, even. More »

A Hardcore Hobbit Fan’s Take On The Battle Of The Five Armies

A Hardcore Hobbit Fan's Take On The Battle Of The Five Armies

When someone asks me if the newest and final installment, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, was “good” or if I “liked” it, it’s difficult for me to give a straightforward answer. I don’t judge it the same way I judge other media, and I was never really worried about not liking it. I liked it for the simple reason of it being a Hobbit movie, and I’m going to watch and enjoy it again and again for years to come.
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The 15 Funniest Middle-Earth Moments, To Ease The Pain Of The Last Hobbit

The 15 Funniest Middle-Earth Moments, To Ease The Pain Of The Last Hobbit

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies opens tomorrow. Or, if you’re like me and you need to see it as soon as legally possible, it opens tonight with early screenings in the evening and at midnight. Not only is this the final movie in the Hobbit trilogy; it’s also the final Middle-earth movie, at least for a very long time. For those of us who love these stories and the world Peter Jackson put on screen, this is a sad time. More »