Davids Drive-Inn: DOOM Annihilation – Just play the game

I spent some time watching a movie I wish I hadn’t. DOOM Annihilation is really bad. For some reason, Universal Studios thought that it would be great to make this movie. Director Tony Giglio is known for being a writer…

Star Trek Picard episode #7 review – “Nepenthe”

Those of you who are familiiar with Greek mythology may recall that nepenthe was described in Homer’s Odyssey as a drug that helps the user forget what troubles them. This is an especially approrpriate title for the seventh episode of…

Star Trek: Picard Episode 6 Review -“The Impossible Box”

The time has finally come for Picard to face his past. That being his Borg past, Episode six “The Impossible Box” brings the crew to the artifact Borg cube. I was so happy I had the chance to be the…

Star Trek: Picard episode 5 review – “Stardust City Rag”

Stardust City Rag is available to watch on CBS All Access (or Amazon Prime for those not living in North America). With this episode we have reached the halfway point for the first season of Star Trek: Picard and it…

The Call of the Wild review

The call of the Wild was a novel by Jack London originally published over a century ago. There has been no shortage of movie adaptations over the following decades but it was impossible for the earlier films to convey the…

Star Trek: Picard Episode 4 Review – Absolute Candor

Star Trek: Picard has finally brought us off planet Earth. First, the episode opens with another look into the past during the Romulan evacuation. It finishes off with a surprise character reveal. With the pace we are setting now, it…

Star Trek: Picard Episode 3 review – “The End is the Beginning”

After watching The End is the Beginning – the third episode of StarTrek: Picard – I am convinced that the entire first season of the series is roughly equivalent to a traditional three-act film. When you look at it that…

The Mandalorian: Episode 8 Review- Redemption

Due to some technical issues, we haven’t had a chance to get this final review posted in a timely manner. I’m sorry it took so long. The final episode of The Mandalorian has aired and you have no excuse to…

Star Trek: Picard Episode 2 Review – Maps and Legends

The second episode of Picard aired last week. This episode brings us a few more pieces of the puzzle that started in episode one. The Romulans are working on a Borg cube while Picard is trying to find out where…

Star Trek: Picard Episode 1 review: Remembrance”

The very first episode of Star Trek: Picard was released earlier this week on CBS All Access. Titled Remembrance, this episode serves as our first opportunity to catch up with the venerable Starfleet officer since the events of Star Trek:…