Comic Con Wonder Woman Trailer is Powerful & Explosive

Comic Con introduced us to a never ending stream of amazing trailers.  But one of the ones that faired the best and looks absolutely AMAZING is the new Wonder Woman trailer. With a release date of June 2, 2017 we have a whole year of rewatching this and waiting!

New Godzilla Resurgence Trailer Paints Grim Picture

Just the music alone puts you in the frame of mind of a great tragedy about to play out before your eyes. The new Godzilla is frightening in more than just size and his ability to destroy Japan with a slow steady march and swing of his tail.  The new design of the King of Monsters is meant to strike fear into your heart with his appearance alone. There is…

New Star Trek Series to Air Internationally on Netflix

Netflix and CBS Studios International today announced a landmark international licensing agreement for the new “Star Trek” television series. Netflix will be the exclusive premiere home of “Star Trek” in 188 countries (excluding the US and Canada). Each episode of the new series will be available globally within 24 hours of its U.S. premiere. In the U.S., the new “Star Trek” (the first original series developed for U.S. distribution on…

Stranger Things A Love Letter to Cult Classics of the 80s.

A group of boys on their bikes pedal through the streets of smalltown USA.  Lights flicker mysteriously.  A panicky mother doesn’t know where her son has gone or what he could have been involved in.  Men in clean room suits enter a room lit by bright backlight.  An unseen threat lingers just out of sight. Stranger Things owes a lot to movies like Close Encounters, ET, and even Goonies.  I…

Upcoming Starman Brings us Another Remake

Shawn Levy director of the upcoming Netflix show Stranger Things (also Real Steel and Night at the Museum) – will be directing and producing the remake of Starman along with Michael Douglas, who also produced the original. Starman (1984) starred Jeff Bridges (who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role) as an alien that uses the DNA from a hair strand to clone himself into…

20th Century Fox & DreamWorks Animations Bring You The Bright, The Colorful, The Trolls!

How did I fall of the face of the planet and miss that this was coming out til last week?? The brightest and most colorful movie of the year stars Justin Timberlake as the pessimistic troll Branch and Anna Kendrick as the super peppy Princess Poppy who must rescue all of Trolldom when they are kidnapped by a Bergen.  Also starring are James Corden as Biggie, Russell Brand as Creek, Gwen…

The Giant Robots vs Giant Monsters Smackdown is Back in Pacific Rim 2!

Pacific Rim was like watching your childhood fantasies come to life in giant fantastic ridiculous perfection.  When there were so many more advanced ways of destroying each other, giant cross dimensional monsters and giant man made robots spent the entire moving beating each other up with whatever weapon happened to be closest at hand.  Barring that they just used their fists.  It was never a sophisticated movie it was just…

Cosplay: Concept & Construction Part 3

Becoming Lord Elrond by Durrilion With all the construction finally completed, I went to a friend for help with hair and makeup.  As she labored on my hair, and the wig, as well as the makeup, I ceased to be Durrilion the Freelance Writer and became Durrilion the Cosplayer. As she pulled, twisted, and pinned my own hair, I tried not to wince.  Every now and again it was painful….

Are You Ready To Get "Lost in Space" With Netflix?

The Robinson Family is getting lost again in a new reimagined take on “Lost in Space”.  The classic sci-fi show (inspired by The Swiss Family Robinson story) was about a family whose space ship is thrown off course by an unwelcome stowaway and has to learn to live with both him and countless strange environments and people light years from Earth. The original story (1965-1968) is a bit dated as…

An Interview With Reynolds Advanced Materials

For the professional or hobbyist in costuming and mask making you might want to look up Reynolds Advanced Materials