“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” spoiler-filled discussion

Nate:  Now that it has been out more than a week, it's time to have an in-depth discussion about what worked, and what didn't, in the conclusion to the Skywalker saga. Alex and I are joined today by Jacob Johnson. Let's get to the questions. Overall impression of the film: Alex:  Once again, Twitter blew … Continue reading “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” spoiler-filled discussion

“Bombshell” review by Alex and Nate Blake

Alex: Bombshell follows Gretchen Carlson (Nicole Kidman) and Megyn Kelly (Charlize Theron) as they try to take down the giant that was Roger Ailes (John Lithgow) for the way he treats his female employees. This film does a really good job of giving us the facts and really showing what a piece of shit Roger … Continue reading “Bombshell” review by Alex and Nate Blake

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” review by Nate Blake (spoiler free)

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker picks up where 2017's The Last Jedi left off. The Resistance is struggling in their war against the First Order, and things are about to get worse. Thanks to the trailers, it's no spoiler to say that Emperor Palpatine has returned to crush the resistance and end the Jedi … Continue reading “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” review by Nate Blake (spoiler free)

“American Factory” review by Alex Blake

In our never ending quest to catch up on Oscar contenders at the end of the year, we decided to watch a documentary last night. American Factory (Netflix) is a documentary produced by the Obama owned production company Higher Ground Productions, and tells the story of workers in Dayton, Ohio. Dayton was once a booming … Continue reading “American Factory” review by Alex Blake

Screen Actors Guild Award Nominees: Nate and Alex React

Nate:  Now that the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Award nominees have been announced, the Oscar races in the acting categories have been clarified, right? Well, just a bit. Since the Screen Actors Guild doesn't divide their film acting categories into comedy and drama fields the way the Golden Globes do, we now have a better … Continue reading Screen Actors Guild Award Nominees: Nate and Alex React

2019 Golden Globes Nominations: Reactions from Nate and Alex

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominations for the Golden Globes this morning. Alex and I watched all of the categories being announced live, and our ears struggled to keep up with Tim Allen’s rushed delivery. Now that we’ve been able to read the list of nominees, there is much to discuss. What they … Continue reading 2019 Golden Globes Nominations: Reactions from Nate and Alex