James Helsby

Haiku Review: Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Haiku Review: Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Can I summarize Rise of the Planet of the Apes in a Haiku?

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That’s Cat Woman… wait… That’s Cat Woman?

That’s Cat Woman… wait… That’s Cat Woman?

Another somewhat disappointing display of costumed prowess, pictures of Anne Hathaway dressed in Cat Woman garb, and driving the ‘bat pod’ surfaced on the web today.

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First look at Cavill as Superman, IN COSTUME.. .It still isn’t right

First look at Cavill as Superman, IN COSTUME.. .It still isn’t right

Yesterday, some shots of Henry Cavill walking around sporting the Clarke Kent tell tail hair curl, were put up. Today, is the first shots of Cavill in Superman Garb. Still seems wrong.

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Coming to DVD; Robotech the Complete Original Series

In case you were either dead, not born, or too young during the 80’s (when the original Robotech TV series was aired in the US) or were not around or a fan during the mega release of the Harmony Gold Robotech anthology (Macross Saga, Robotech Masters, and Generation) Robotech will begin its DVD re-release October […]

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So this, is your new Superman

Henry Cavill, that British actor who is playing one of the most iconic American super heroes, was photographed walking around wearing Superman’s iconic hair curl. I reserve most comments.

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I’m So OLD… MS Dos 30 today. all your config.sys belongs to us

I’m So OLD… MS Dos 30 today. all your config.sys belongs to us

There isn’t really too much to say on the subject, other than nostalgia. 30 years ago, Microsoft purchased the rights to QDos from SCP and history was born.

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Torchwood: Miracle Day, Episode 2 – Review

Torchwood: Miracle Day, Episode 2 – Review

Episode 2 reintroduces me to the reason why Torchwood kicked so much ass… Humor.

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Dark Knight Rises Gets Its Poster

Dark Knight Rises finally has it’s poster art up for the world to see!

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Netflix is charging you more (or less) for your movies, starting September 1st

Netflix is charging you more (or less) for your movies, starting September 1st

Netflix, the ubiquitous DVD by mail service, has launched a new pricing structure that will allow you to have an unlimited number of DVD’s by mail for just $7.99 per month.

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Torchwood: Miracle Day, Episode 1 – Review

The quickest review I can manage, just enough to keep you interested… IT WAS AWESOME!

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What you should be watching tonight; Torchwood: Miracle Day

What you should be watching tonight; Torchwood: Miracle Day

That’s right. The day is finally upon us. Premiering tonight, to at least 1 eager household, Torchwood: Miracle Day.

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WPR goes to the Movies; Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon

WPR goes to the Movies; Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon

I would start by saying that it has been a long time coming, but the truth is we knew a third Transformers film was in the works before the second was finished. And it shows.

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Anyone sick of Angry Birds yet? Get ready for Angry Birds the movie.

Anyone sick of Angry Birds yet? Get ready for Angry Birds the movie.

Ok, yes. I enjoy the game. Really, they are old school fun. That said, I have been hearing about Angry Birds for at least a few years now, without ever understanding the hoopla. Now I get it. Merchandising! Angry Birds that video game. Angry Birds the movie. Angry Birds the Flame Thrower!

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Transformers, broke the box office. Promises to clean up after itself.

Transformers, broke the box office. Promises to clean up after itself.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon, has been in theaters for essentially 1 week now, and during it’s initial 4-day run over the US 4th of July holiday, it broke the box office 4th of July record with $116M domestically.

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World War Z finally starts production, with Brad Pitt pictures to prove it!

World War Z finally starts production, with Brad Pitt pictures to prove it!

Surely, this the best news I have had all day. Even better than winning the lottery. World War Z has finally started filming, and there are pictures to prove it!