TV Review: “The Gang Wins the Big Game” [Spoilers]

It's the penultimate episode of the thirteenth season of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and the follow-up to last week's "Charlie's Home Alone". This episode follows Mac, Dee, Frank and everyone from Uncle Jack to Bill Ponderosa - whose lives they've helped ruin - travel to and attend the Super Bowl for the biggest game Philadelphia … Continue reading TV Review: “The Gang Wins the Big Game” [Spoilers]

Film Review: Friday the 13th (1980)

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Adrienne King, Harry Crosby III, Peter Brouwer, Mark Nelson, Jeannine Taylor, Laura Bartram, Betsy Palmer Director: Sean S. Cunningham Synopsis: A group of teens head off to Camp Crystal Lake on Friday June 13th, 1980 for some summer work and fun, but most of them won't be coming back home. If you're a … Continue reading Film Review: Friday the 13th (1980)

Film Review: The Exorcist (1973)

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Jason Miller, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow Director: William Friedkin Synopsis: A young girl is possessed by Pazuzu and two priests are the only ones who can save her soul. I grew up hearing about how The Exorcist is the "scariest film of all time" and how when this film was released in … Continue reading Film Review: The Exorcist (1973)

Film Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Starring: Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, John Saxon, Johnny Depp, Nick Corri, Amanda Wyss Director: Wes Craven Synopsis: A group of teens vaguely discuss the concept of nightmares, then one of them dies having one and the rest are hunted by the same deformed killer when they go to sleep. They say if you die in your dreams, … Continue reading Film Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

TV Review: “Charlie’s Home Alone” [Spoilers]

With the exception of a few bright moments and a Seinfeld skit that I haven't stopped watching, last week's Sunny episode was one of the poorest I've seen, so I was really hoping for something better this time around. What we got was most certainly one of this season's more eventful episodes as it's finally time … Continue reading TV Review: “Charlie’s Home Alone” [Spoilers]

Film Review: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Starring: Marilyn Burns, Paul A. Partain, Gunnar Hansen Director: Tobe Hooper Synopsis: After hearing reports of grave vandalism, Sally Hardesty, her disabled brother, Franklin and a group of friends travel to the site to make sure their grandfather's grave is intact. This journey across Texas results in them being picked off one by one by a … Continue reading Film Review: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

E Street Review: Springsteen in Horsens, DK – July 20th, 2016 – Casa Arena

The E Street Band's second stop in Denmark on the European leg of The River Tour 2016 is one that missed out on being in my guide of the best shows from this stage of the tour, but it's a show I feel is worth talking about. There's four standouts when you look at the setlist … Continue reading E Street Review: Springsteen in Horsens, DK – July 20th, 2016 – Casa Arena

Film Review: John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Starring: Donald Pleasance, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Kyes, P.J. Soles, Nick Castle Director: John Carpenter Synopsis: Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night in 1963, Michael Myers escapes from his insane asylum and returns to his neighbourhood to kill again. From the moment we hear this film's famed music playing in the title sequence, … Continue reading Film Review: John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

TV Review: “The Gang Does a Clip Show” [Spoilers]

Clip show episodes can be a risky affair and since I found out It's Always Sunny was going to do one this season I'd been skeptical that it might not be good, and unfortunately that skepticism was proven right here. With The Gang doing a thirty minute software update on their phones, Mac proposes they sit … Continue reading TV Review: “The Gang Does a Clip Show” [Spoilers]

Film Review: The Shining (1980)

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers Director: Stanley Kubrick Synopsis: Jack Torrance and his family are set to look after at the Overlook Hotel in its closed period for five months, but there's more to this hotel that's going to make their stay a lot shorter than expected. For a film that is focused around … Continue reading Film Review: The Shining (1980)