REVIEW: Cats (2019)

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats opened in London in 1981 and on Broadway in 1982 and has since become a global phenomenon. Consisting of lyrics from T. S. Elliot’s book of poems Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats and featuring Webber’s music, it is largely considered to be the prototypical megamusical, redefining what a stage musical …

Artemis Fowl Trailer Sneaks Online

While everyone is waiting on bated breath for the Avengers 4 trailer, Disney is pushing a different kind of literary adaptation as the Artemis Fowl trailer released earlier today. Based on the popular series of children’s novels written by Eoin Colfer – in particular the first two books – Artemis Fowl follows a child from …

Artemis Fowl Cast Announcement: A Roundtable Discussion

Mike Kaye: Hello Geeks and Gamers, and welcome to another roundtable discussion. Today, Disney announced the cast for the film adaptation Artemis Fowl, based on the fantasy novel series by author Eoin Colfer. Kenneth Branagh, who recently found moderate success with his version of Murder on the Orient Express, will be directing the film. Joining …

You Shouldn’t Stare: The Ladies of Daniel Craig’s Bond

“I’m the money.” “Every penny of it.” Bond Girls are an institution. Beloved, envied, and expected in each new installment, they’re a crucial part of the long-standing formula. Do the ladies of the modern era stand up to the likes of Tracy and Octopussy? Let’s find out. (Read our discussion of the Bond Girls of …

The Boring Bond Babes: The Ladies of Pierce Brosnan’s Bond

“You see, I have a gift. An instinct for sensing people’s weaknesses. Yours is women.” EON Productions went through several years of copyright debacles, ultimately resulting in the retirement of Timothy Dalton from the role. It’s difficult not to wonder what a Goldeneye starring Dalton would look like. Pierce Brosnan of Remington Steele fame – …