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CJ

A pop culture devotee who is happiest watching any incarnation of Star Trek, reading Stephen King or Joe Hill novels, viewing great movies [primarily from the action, horror, adventure or science fiction genres], or flipping through a DC comic.

Dream jobs would include: Starfleet Captain, joining the Green Lantern Corps, Pokémon Master, Disney Princess or plumber for the Mushroom Kingdom.

Bait (2012)

Review by CJ Director: Kimble Rendall Starring: Xavier Samuel, Phoebe Tonkin, Sharni Vinson, Julian McMahon, Dan Wyllie, Martin Sacks Other notable appearances: Sharks. A tsunami. Bad CGI. Running time: 93 minutes Watch this if you liked: Shark Night, Jaws, Deep Blue Sea, The Reef   A coastal Queensland […]

Doctor Sleep by Stephen King (2013)

Review by CJ This sequel to Stephen King’s The Shining returns us to the life of the gifted Dan Torrance almost right from where the original story finished. Throughout the beginning of the book we see Dan, haunted by both real and emotional ghosts from his past, fall […]

Sharknado (2013)

Review by CJ Director: Anthony C. Ferrante Starring: Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, John Heard, Cassie Scerbo, Jaason Simmons, Chuck Hittinger, Aubrey Peeples Other notable appearances: Giant, shark-filled tornadoes Running time: 86 minutes Watch this if you liked: Sharktopus (2010), Dinoshark (2010), Shark Night (2011)   A hurricane has […]