Review: Kill the Father: A Novel

Kill the Father: A Novel by Sandrone Dazieri My rating: 5 of 5 stars *4.75/5 **Thank you so much to Scribner for providing me a digital ARC of this novel via NetGalley for the purposes of review** Let’s put our cards out on the table: I’m really picky when it comes to thrillers. It’s the […]

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In Defense of “Filmamir”

If you happened to read my previous post, “In the Shadow of ‘The Ring’,” you know I’m not the biggest fan of Tolkien. And, if you haven’t read that then, well, now you know: Tolkien and I don’t get along. Bur Peter Jackson and I? We have a much better relationship. Sure, his films can be overlong […]

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Thou Shalt Not Suffer a Witch

CAVEAT EMPTOR: The following post will contain spoilers for specific incidents in HBO’s series, Game of Thrones, from Seasons 5-6. You have been warned. “Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live.” (Exodus 22:18) Game of Thrones has now concluded its sixth season in what can only be described as “epic” fashion. And while I would […]

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One-Winged Trainwreck

“I hope that this project may lead to something, since we woke up something that was sleeping.” (Tetsuo Nomura on Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children) Full disclosure: I’m not a gamer. The extent of my electronic gaming can be summed up by The Sims 2, Kingdom Hearts I & II, Assassin’s Creed II, and scattered Gameboy […]

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