If it's crap ... We'll tell you
With Spill's final few weeks on the horizon and me having just gave my thanks to everybody at Spill.com for the memories, the big question now remaining for me is...What's going to happen with The Reviewing Network?
And the simple answer is...I don't know.
My original plan with The…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 6, 2013 at 9:23pm — No Comments
The weather up here in Pittsburgh certainly sets the tone for what has been a horrible day, rain, ice and snow all within a span of 12 hours makes me go, WHAT THE FUCK????
Those three words perfectly describe what's happened today, the forthcoming end of Spill.com. The end of a five year relationship that has grown into something more.
Back in January 2008, I was online on Youtube searching for videos about the then released Alvin & The Chipmunks movie, thus this search…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 6, 2013 at 9:03pm — No Comments
Seeing as how I'm going to busy this weekend at our table at the Steel City Con, this is going to be a quick posting so please excuse me if this is not as long as my previous postings or if you've already seen these descriptions before in previous postings.
With that said, we all watch a lot of…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 6, 2013 at 8:25am — No Comments
The first two Superman movies are great superhero movies but every good superhero franchise has to have their downfalls and Superman III was the beginning of the Man Of Steel's downfall in films.
Not only was this movie a much lesser success than the first two movies at the box office but critically, it…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 5, 2013 at 11:48pm — No Comments
That's right, folks. Get your hate mail out, I'm about to trash on your hopes for a good Spider-Man movie again...well, okay, I'm not the only one that hates this traier but anyway, I'm giving my thoughts on The Amazing Spider-Man 2 teaser that debuted…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 5, 2013 at 2:46pm — No Comments
Released in-between the second and third Superman movies, 1982's Swamp Thing is based off the DC comics character created by Len Wein & Bernie Wrightson.
Swamp Thing has had several humanoid or monster incarnations, depending on various story lines. He first appeared in House of Secrets #92 (July…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 5, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
This month, Who’s The Better Franchise? will spend much of its’ time looking at holiday films but unfortunately, there’s only two really worthy trilogies of holiday films that are worth talking about.
So, here’s what I decided. After this week, Who’s The Better Franchise? will look at…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 5, 2013 at 10:42am — No Comments
The adventure continues with Superman II.
Superman II is well known for its complicated production. The original director Richard Donner had completed, by his estimation, roughly 75% of the movie in 1977 before being taken off the project. Many of the scenes were shot by second director Richard Lester,…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 4, 2013 at 1:51pm — No Comments
One of the big traditions of the holiday seasons is watching some of our favorite holiday classics. There are so many memorable holiday classics that we watch this time of the year from specials like A Charlie Brown Christmas and Mickey's Christmas Carol to movies like A Christmas Story and National…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 4, 2013 at 12:45pm — No Comments
Superman was going through a really bad streak in the 60s and 70s, with the lowest point being the infamously bad 'Superman' musical TV special, 'Look Up In The Sky'. The Man Of Steel was in desperate need of a relaunch.
In comes 1978's Superman: The Movie, directed by Richard Donner, written by Mario…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 3, 2013 at 2:04pm — No Comments
Well, let's begin the month of Christmas-themed postings by looking at a series of DVDs you can only get at FYE stores.
Over the last few years, FYE has put out several holiday exclusive DVDs for different TV shows and it just so…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 3, 2013 at 12:59pm — No Comments
The 1960s saw Superman losing a lot in popularity mostly following the death of George Reeves which caused the Superman TV series of the 50s to be cancelled following his death and also the world changing following the death of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.
Superman's popularity continued to…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 2, 2013 at 1:51pm — No Comments
For the most part it was a slow news week…until Saturday night came up and we have a story related to what happened on Saturday night regarding the death of a cast member from the Fast & Furious movies but before we get to that, let’s jump into the box office from this past weekend, which turned out…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 2, 2013 at 12:09pm — No Comments
How appropriate for this time of year. Since we don't have a new episode of The Simpsons to talk about, we're going all the way back to the beginning of the series as we talked about the very first Simpsons episode, Simpsons Roasting On An Open Fire, also known as The Simpsons Christmas…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 1, 2013 at 8:45pm — No Comments
Loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale The Snow Queen, and featuring the voices of Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, and Santino Fontana, the film tells the story of a fearless princess who sets off on an…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 1, 2013 at 7:43pm — No Comments
In the tradition of Marvelous May, we're going to do the exact same thing for the month of December, this time with the DC movies.
DC's run at the movies has not been as successful as the Marvel movies with most of the major success coming from the Batman & Superman movies. Not to say that some of the non Batman or Superman movies weren't good movies but there are more blunders in…Continue
Added by Aaron on December 1, 2013 at 12:24am — No Comments
Welcome to the third edition of the State Of The Reviewing Network for the month of October 2013.
State Of The Reviewing Network is a monthly wrap-up on which postings were the top viewed, any updates on future events planned for the month ahead, and other stories centering around The…Continue
Added by Aaron on November 30, 2013 at 11:47pm — No Comments
Let's up this special week of family-themed Thanksgiving-themed blog posts by taking a look at one of the longest running game shows in TV history, Family Feud.
Since its premiere in 1976, Family Feud has aired during 31 non-consecutive seasons. The show premiered on ABC and was hosted by…Continue
Added by Aaron on November 29, 2013 at 8:01pm — No Comments
Family Guy has been in the news a lot lately mostly because of the death of one of the show's most beloved main characters, Brian, who is personally my favorite character in the entire series.
And because of that, I've been thinking to myself whether or not I should postpone this week's…Continue
Added by Aaron on November 27, 2013 at 1:29pm — No Comments
In continuing with the Thanksgiving themed postings for this week revolving around either family or giving back, we talk about one of the most well-known charity songs ever recorded, We Are The World:
"We Are the World" is a song and charity single originally recorded by…Continue
Added by Aaron on November 27, 2013 at 12:19pm — No Comments