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Movie Review: Creed (2015)

December 5, 2015

It’s hard to write about Creed because it is a movie I fell in love with...

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Movie Review: Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

May 15, 2015

Max Rockatansky is not his own man, never the focal point of the franchise that...

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Movie Review: Jupiter Ascending (2015)

February 18, 2015

Calling Jupiter Ascending an original movie is perhaps disingenuous. While it...

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Wrestling Review: NXT Takeover: Rival (2/12/2015)

February 16, 2015

When Roman Reigns won the 2015 Royal Rumble and #CancelWWENetwork trended...

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Movie Review: Life Itself (2014)

January 7, 2015

I’ve been avoiding Life Itself for a long time, as a book and as a film....

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Wrestling Review: NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 9 (1/4/15)

January 6, 2015

I’ve dabbled in New Japan Pro Wrestling since the dawn of streaming video...

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Book Review: Master of Reality by John Darnielle...

December 30, 2014

I don’t read many books about music. I don’t write much about music...

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Free Wrestling: Sara Del Rey vs. Claudio Castagnoli...

November 13, 2014

ESSENTIAL WRESTLING MATCH: In 2011, Sara Del Rey and Claudio...

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Movie Review: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

October 19, 2014

Forty years later, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre shouldn’t be as powerful...

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Television Review: On Death Row (Season 1: 2012)

December 1, 2013

  Clocking in at about the length of an ambitious arthouse film, it is...

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