Category Archives: The Big Screen

Top Eleven – Christopher Eccleston

Counting down the 11 9 days to the 50th anniversary, here are my top 11 stories for each Doctor, continuing with 9 (Christopher Eccleston). Eccleston didn’t stick around long enough to have 11 stories (if you count multi-part episodes as … Continue reading

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Top Eleven – David Tennant

Counting down the 11 10 days to the 50th anniversary, here are my top 11 stories for each Doctor, continuing with 10 (David Tennant). 1. The Girl in the Fireplace I’m The Doctor. And I just snogged Madame de Pompadour! … Continue reading

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Top Eleven – Matt Smith

Counting down the 11 days to the 50th anniversary, here are my top 11 stories for each Doctor, starting with 11 (Matt Smith). 1. The Doctor’s Wife Rory: He’ll be fine. He’s a Time Lord! Amy: It’s just what they’re … Continue reading

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With Great Intelligence comes Great Responsibility

(Avert your eyes if you haven’t seen the Doctor Who Christmas special yet. *SPOILERS*) This is one of the reasons I love Doctor Who so much…especially when it’s being run by someone who’s a fan of the show, like Steven … Continue reading

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I’m gonna wreck it!

We went and saw Wreck-It Ralph on Sunday afternoon, and it was much better than I thought it would be. Not that I thought it would be bad or wouldn’t be good or enjoyable, but I just figured…eh, kid movie…old video … Continue reading

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Dear sirs…your movie appears to be quite violent…

Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Mickey Rourke, Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Eric Roberts and Steve Austin in the same movie? It can’t suck. If only they could have gotten Steven Seagal, Jean-Claude Van Damme and maybe Chuck … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes

We couldn’t have picked a better film for our New Year’s Eve midnight movie. This is Sherlock Holmes as he was written, not the boring dude from the previous incarnations who figured out everything with a smug “Elementary, my dear … Continue reading

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Avatar: See it in 3D or don’t bother

Whiny the Elder and I went to see Avatar today, and I have to say that my Top 5 of 2009 remains intact. This is not going to knock any one of them off the list. It’s not that it’s … Continue reading

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2009 Movie Review

There were some pretty good movies in 2009, and it being the season for lists, I’m going to present my own Top 5. I’m not counting the ones I haven’t seen, yet…Inglorious Basterds, The Informant, A Serious Man, The Men … Continue reading

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Who would have thought that some little girl like you could destroy my beautiful wickedness.

I’ve done something that few of you all have done, I’ll wager. I’ve been to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz on an actual movie screen! It’s not for naught that this is the movie at the top … Continue reading

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