Title: Arrival Director: Denis Villeneuve Summary: A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications. There have been a few times in my time as a critic, both professionally and when I was doing it for fun, when I walked out of a movie completely speechless. It doesn’t take very long […]
Judge, jury, prey. Predator vs Judge Dredd vs Aliens #1 Writer: John Layman Artist: Chris Mooneyham Colorist: Michael Atiyeh Cover Artist: Glenn Fabry Genre: Science-Fiction Publication Date: July 27, 2016 Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries Price: $3.99 This week on Comics You Crave Brian and Ryan review a comic that you never knew you needed, […]
Crypticon 2016 will take place May 27th – 29th at the Seatac Hilton in Seattle, WA. Click the banner above or here to buy tickets. This will be my seventh year covering this convention (fourth with WatchPlayRead), and I have to say, this is by far my favorite convention that I attend. If you’re a […]
The force is strong with these two.
You are one ugly mother fuc#er.
This week’s title says it all.
Take this with a grain of salt, but it’s being reported that Gary Newman (not the same as the singer who likes cars) announced at the TCA presentation that the network is in talks to bring The X-Files back from the land of the dead. It’s not clear if they’ve been talking with Chris […]
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I tried my hand at some vampire cartoons courtesy of the instructions from Christopher Hart and his new book Monstrously Funny Cartoons. While I doubt I have a career in art, I had fun reading through the witty text and following Hart’s sketch tips. Monstrously Funny Cartoons Author: Christopher Hart Publisher: Watson-Guptil Release date: October […]
Today, Alien: Isolation is being released that merely from its commercial, has got me saying ‘nope’ about as loud as I can internally. I’ll tell you why. At its beginnings, Alien was quite possibly one of the scariest movies for its time. I unfortunately had parents who didn’t really care about what I watched as […]
The Elder Gods, and things of the occult nature have always been a curiosity for people who like stuff a little strange and macabre. So, it’s no surprise to see another title that uses this subject matter for the center of it’s vision. Now, IDW brings us another enjoyable tale of war and carnage amidst […]
There comes a time when watching a long lived television series where you have to decide if you really want to watch a show any more. I reached my breaking point with others like Community and Bob’s Burgers a while back. These shows are good but not important enough for me to lose sleep […]
In The Woods #1, the story takes you from high school problems to demonic alien creatures ripping the flesh from your classmates in zero to 60 seconds flat. The Woods #1 Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Michael Dialynas Colors: Josan Gonzalez Publisher: Boom! Studios Release date: May 7, 2014 Get your own copy of Woods […]
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DIRECTOR: Renny Harlin WRITEN BY: Vikram Weet CAST: Holly Goss, Matt Stokoe, Luke Albright, Ryan Hawley, Gemma Atkinson IFC Midnight has released some great movies in their short time in the distribution game. So when they set me up with a screener of a found footage horror, I didn’t scoff at the chance to watch it. Regardless […]