Todd and the Book of Pure Evil: The End of the End

Before I go any further I should point out that if you haven’t seen the show “Todd and the Book of pure Evil”, this film wont make much sense. Even with the handy recap at the start, the final adventures of Todd Smith (Alex House) and friends will likely befuddle and bemuse. So…. Go watch that… Seriously! Todd and the …

Kepler’s Dream

Review of the novel to film adaptation (2017)   Cast: Isabella Blake-Thomas, Holland Taylor, Kelly Lynch, Sean Patrick Flannery, Steven Michael Quezada, Esperanza Fermin Director: Amy Glazer Synopsis: Eleven-year-old Ella (Isabella Blake-Thomas) is a city girl forced to spend the summer on the New Mexico ranch of her reclusive grandmother, Violet Von Stern (Holland Taylor), while Ella’s mom (Kelly Lynch) …

M.F.A

Master of Fine Art if you were wondering. Noelle (Francesca Eastwood) is your average art student, she has an average artistic ability and goes to your average Californian college campus. One of those average college campuses where the average number of sexual assaults and rapes happens an average number of times to average students. After being torn down creatively by …

Teleios

Space…. the final frontier…. It’s a bit big. So big you need a bunch of title cards to explain how far we’ve come. 2015 Scientists genetically modify human embryos 2020 Human genetic modification is commercialised Genetically modified babies have higher IQ’s, ideal physical traits blah blah blah 2038 More stuff about how great they are 2047 They go into space …

Watch Over Us

It’s Saturday afternoon and myself and Deano peppers are hanging out and drinking whiskey from the bottle. “Would you be interested in doing a movie review type thingy?” he says. “Actually, that sounds pretty cool” I respond, because that’s the kind of high brow conversations we have. Which is what leads me to this point in life. As the first …

Twelve Pole

3 years ago almost to the day of this writing I moved into my new house. We got a good deal on the property as it was a bit beaten up. Old frayed carpets, torn discoloured wallpaper, toilets that didn’t flush, no hot water or place to cook food and absolutely free from furniture. I gave myself a month to …