Tag Archives: review

Weekly update: I don’t think he was medieval scholar

Greetings, Gothamites! It’s been a busy week in pop culture for me with the release of Godzilla II and the TV adaptation of Joe Hill’s NOS4A2. I also managed to finish up season 11 of RuPaul’s Drag Race and season three of Santa Clarita Diet while squeezing in Oculus. Not too shabby, in my humble […]
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Weekly update: Unlucky for some

Greetings, Gothamites! This is the 13th article to go up this year. I hope no-one here has triskaidekaphobia. Thanks to all of the Gothamites who have joined me on this new journey, those who have been there from the start and everyone in between. Here’s to another 13 and even more after that! Let’s jump […]
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Weekly update: Teen Titans, go! 

Greetings, Gothamites! Happy February! I saw this tweet late last month and it speaks to me on a deep level. This week I’ve started watching both season three of True Detective and the limited series I Am the Night. They both seem quite promising at episodes two and one respectively. I’m looking forward to continuing […]
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RuPaul’s Drag Race: Season Eight

Review by CJ Judges: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Ross Matthews, Carson Kressley  Contestants: Acid Betty, Bob the Drag Queen, Chi Chi DeVayne, Cynthia Lee Fontaine, Dax ExclamationPoint, Derrick Barry, Kim Chi, Laila McQueen, Naomi Smalls, Naysha Lopez, Robbie Turner, Thorgy Thor Guest judges/special guests: Bebe Zahara Benet, Tyra Sanchez, Raja, Sharon Needles, Chad Michaels, Jinkx Monsoon, […]
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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Yates Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Jude Law, Johnny Depp, Zoë Kravitz, Ezra Miller, Claudia Kim Running time: 134 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Harry Potter series, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them   As the dark wizard Grindelwald (Depp) rallies his followers, […]
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Bryan Singer Starring: Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joe Mazzello, Lucy Boynton Other notable appearances: Aidan Gillen, Allen Leech, Tom Hollander, Mike Myers, Aaron McCusker Running time: 134 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Greatest Showman, The Doors, Rock of Ages   The story of rock legends Freddie Mercury […]
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The Outsider by Stephen King (2018)

Review by CJ Page count: 561 pages ISBN: 9781501180989    When an 11-year-old boy is horrifically murdered, all of the evidence points to the small town’s Little League coach, Terry Maitland. It is only after Terry is publicly arrested that strong evidence is discovered that also proves his innocence. With solid evidence indicating that Maitland […]
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The Haunting of Hill House: Season One

Review by CJ Director: Mike Flanagan Writer: Shirley Jackson (based on the novel by), Mike Flanagan Starring: Carla Gugino, Henry Thomas, Michiel Huisman, Elizabeth Reaser, Kate Siegel, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Victoria Pedretti, Timothy Hutton, Paxton Singleton, Lulu Wilson, Mckenna Grace, Julian Hilliard, Violet McGraw Other notable appearances: Annabeth Gish, Robert Longstreet, Samantha Sloyan, Anthony Ruivivar, Jordane […]
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Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Matt Kugelman Starring: Roy Haylock, DJ ‘Shangela’ Pierce, Brian McCook, Doug Plaut, Rachel Dratch Other notable appearances: Wanda Sykes, Justin ‘Alyssa Edwards’ Johnson, Alaska Thunderfuck, Kristen Johnston, Cheyenne Jackson, Darienne Lake, Jiggly Caliente, Lady Bunny, Ed ‘Mrs. Kasha David’ Popil, Bianca Leigh, Dot-Marie Jones, Janeane Garofalo Running time: 85 minutes Watch […]
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Franck Khalfoun Starring: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne, Mckenna Grace, Cameron Monaghan Other notable appearances: Jennifer Morrison, Kurtwood Smith Running time: 85 minutes Watch this if you liked: Rings, The Woman in Black, House at the End of the Street   Belle’s (Thorne) mother moves her to a new home to […]
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