Tag: sci-fi

The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 124 – Enter the Matrix Arc – The Animatrix (2003)

Welcome to episode 124 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc, Branden, and Ashe continue the Enter the Matrix Arc with a review of The Animatrix (2003), and continue their trek through through the first season of the (now) Netflix Original Series, Slasher, reviewing episodes 3 and 4! Do you want to be a part of…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 123 – Enter the Matrix Arc – The Matrix (1999)

Welcome to episode 123 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc, Branden, and Ashe kick-off the Enter the Matrix Arc with a review of The Matrix (1999), and begin a new segment, reviewing through the first two episodes of season one of the (now) Netflix Original Series, Slasher! Do you want to be a part of…


The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition, Vol. II – The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) Review

Welcome to The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition, Vol. II! On this episode, Branden and Ashe review The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), which hit Netflix immediately after the Super Bowl! In the interest of full disclosure, The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition episodes are eventually going to become our Patreon-supported bonus episodes. Though these are available completely free…


Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Justice League (2017)

Title: Justice League (2017) Director: Zack Snyder Runtime: 120 minutes — On the ride home from the theatre after seeing Justice League, the inevitable question came up. I asked my wife and sister which they preferred: Justice League or Thor: Ragnarok? The car was split. My wife preferred the humor of Ragnarok, while my sister…


Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Title: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Director: Taika Waititi Runtime: 130 minutes — I never try to hide my admiration for superhero films. Whether it’s Marvel or DC, I almost always have fun with them. If there was one character I had to point out as having the weakest films, though – or the ones I’ve enjoyed…


Graphic Novel Review – Branden Chowen on Saga, Vol. 1 (2012)

Title: Saga, Volume One Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artist: Fiona Staples Lettering: Fonografiks Release Date: October 10, 2012 Cover Price: $9.99 Publisher: Image — Shame on me for waiting this long to finally dive in to this sci-fi/fantasy masterpiece. Saga, Volume One is one of the strongest graphic novels I’ve read, with wonderful writing, a…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Fate (2017)

Title: Fate (2017) Director: Dan Sheldon Runtime: 95 minutes — “After the government shuts down his project on time travel, a brilliant quantum physicist must find a way to continue his research in order to travel back in time and prevent his fiancé from being killed.” If this films plot sounds familiar it’s probably because…