Kaitlyn Booth

Review: Triple 9 Is Disjointed And Wastes Its Impressive Cast

Review: Triple 9 Is Disjointed And Wastes Its Impressive Cast

Title: Triple 9 Director: John Hillcoat Screenwriter: Matt Cook Principal Cast: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Kate Winslet, Aaron Paul, Woody Harrelson, and Clifton Collins Jr. Summary: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town. I had […]

 Kaitlyn Booth

Review: Secret In Their Eyes Has Good Performances But Is Mediocre Overall

Review: Secret In Their Eyes Has Good Performances But Is Mediocre Overall

Title: Secret in their Eyes Director: Billy Ray Screenwriter: Billy Ray (screenplay), Juan José Campanella (film “El secreto de sus ojos”), and Eduardo Sacheri (film “El secreto de sus ojos”) Principal Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Dean Norris, and Alfred Molina Summary: A tight-knit team of rising investigators, along with their supervisor, is […]

 Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: The Fade Out #1 by Ed Brubaker

Comic Review: The Fade Out #1 by Ed Brubaker

Ed Brubaker continues his love of the crime genre with the new Image release The Fade Out.   The Fade Out #1 Writer: Ed Brubaker Artist: Sean Phillips Coloring:  Elizabeth Breitweiser   Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: August 20, 2014 Visit your local comic shop to pick up The Fade Out #1 this week! Get […]

 Stefani Sloma

Book Review: The Black Hour by Lori Rader-Day

Book Review: The Black Hour by Lori Rader-Day

The Black Hour is the best debut novel I have read in a long while. I was blown away by it. Let me tell you why below. THE BLACK HOUR AUTHOR: Lori Rader-Day PUBLISHER: Seventh Street Books RELEASE DATE: July 8, 2014 GENRE: Thriller, mystery, crime LENGTH: 331 pages Pick up a copy of The Black […]

 Xopher Reed

Netflix is Bringing Lilyhammer Back for Season 3

Netflix is Bringing Lilyhammer Back for Season 3

The Norway centered crime drama will be back for its third season later this year which is great news to those of us who can’t get enough of Netflix’s steady stream of great original content. The second season became available last month and I’m a good chunk of the way through it after <a href=”http://watchplayread.com/hemlock-grove-review-3/“>finishing […]

 Xopher Reed

Breaking Bad “Felina” Episode Review and Series Wrap Up!

Breaking Bad “Felina” Episode Review and Series Wrap Up!

Walter White, arguably one of the finest characters that I’ve ever had the pleasure of watching on television in my entire life, finally tied everything together.

 Jasen

Sushi Girl – Everyone’s Entitled to My Opinion! (A DVD Review)

Sushi Girl – Everyone’s Entitled to My Opinion! (A DVD Review)

Sushi Girl (2012) Available on DVD and Blu-Ray Tuesday February 19th Running time 99min | MPAA Rating: R Director: Kern Saxton Writers: Destin Pfaff, Kern Saxton Stars: Tony Todd, Noah Hathaway, James Duval, Mark Hamill Sushi Girl is a crime thriller that attempts to be Quentin Tarantino-esque. Of course it doesn’t live up to it’s […]

 Ryan Wilson

From the Comic Hold – Todd, the Ugliest Kid on Earth #1

From the Comic Hold – Todd, the Ugliest Kid on Earth #1

Damn, this kid just can’t get a break.

 Xopher Reed

The Rinse #1 – Review

The Rinse #1 – Review

I’ve read comics that span from anything from the life and times of high school students all the way to stuff that’s not appropriate to discuss in polite civilization, or around anyone really. But the one thing that I never thought I’d be reading is a comic based on a money launderer.

 Ryan Thomason

I’m Sold on NBC’s New Show ’17th Precinct’

I’m Sold on NBC’s New Show ’17th Precinct’

Take Ron Moore, add in a whole bunch of the Battlestar Galactica cast, and mix some a Harry Potter magic feel with Crime Drama for extra flavor, and you get 17th Precinct.

 Xopher Reed

Haven’t The Russians Ever Heard of Ramen?

Haven’t The Russians Ever Heard of Ramen?

I was reading a news story earlier today about two guys in St. Petersburg who have just been charged with murdering and eating a sixteen year old girl…Haven’t these assholes ever heard of Cup-o-Noodle?