Tag: sci-fi

Book Review – Branden Chowen on Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Title: Dark Matter Author: Blake Crouch Published: 2016 Publisher: Broadway Books — Jason is an average guy living in Chicago with his wife, Daniela and son, Charlie. He is a professor at a local University, and she is an artist. They have made the choice of parenthood over their careers, and both wonder, every once…


Book Review – Branden Chowen on Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle

Title: Planet of the Apes Author: Pierre Boulle Published: 1963 Publisher: Vanguard Press Audiobook Narrator: Greg Wise — The world of Planet of the Apes is one of my favorite media franchises of all-time. I don’t remember when I first saw the film, but it left a mark on me because the premise behind it…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 137 – The Apocalypse Trilogy – The Thing (1982)

Welcome back The Cinefessions Podcast, episode 137! Today, Marc, Branden Ashe and Melissa join forces to kick-off the branch new Apocolypse Trilogy with a review of John Carpenter’s The Thing from 1982! Do you want to be a part of The Cinefessions Podcast? Well now you can be by leaving us a voicemail at 1-302-448-TALK…


Book Review – Branden Chowen on Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Published: August 16, 2011 Publisher: Random House Audiobook Narrator: Wil Wheaton — The hype is real, and it is earned. I really wasn’t sure what to expect with Ready Player One. When the novel came out, it garnered a lot of buzz, and the general consensus, as I…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 133 – Summer Sequels 2018 Arc – Jaws 2 (1978)

Welcome back The Cinefessions Podcast, episode 133! Today, Marc and Branden kick-off the Summer Sequels 2018 Arc with a review of Jaws 2 (1978)! If you missed our review of the original film, check out episode 100. Do you want to be a part of The Cinefessions Podcast? Well now you can be by leaving…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 126 – Enter the Matrix Arc – The Matrix Revolutions (2003)

Welcome to episode 126 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc, Branden, and Ashe wrap-up the Enter the Matrix Arc with a review of The Matrix Revolutions (2003), and review the rest of season one of the (now) Netflix Original Series, Slasher (2016)! Do you want to be a part of The Cinefessions Podcast? Well now…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 125 – Enter the Matrix Arc – The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

Welcome to episode 125 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc, Branden, and Ashe continue the Enter the Matrix Arc with a review of The Matrix Reloaded (2003), and continue their trek through through the first season of the (now) Netflix Original Series, Slasher, reviewing episodes 5 and 6! Do you want to be a part…