Star Trek: Strange New Worlds II

Posted on February 18th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} “Regarded in hushed circles as the ultimate temporal demon, Captain Kirk had apparently made a career of instilling ulcers in DTI agents up to, including, and after his death. That he should also be the man credited with finding the most sophisticated and powerful time-travel apparatus in history had made him the bane of […]

A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Posted on February 17th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, released in 2019 The sheep like to have fun. But each time they try something new, the dog forbids them from doing it. An alien lands on Earth and ends up at the farm, eventually conveying to Shaun that he needs to get back to his ship. Meanwhile, […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation — Vendetta

Posted on February 16th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} “Instead of taking things at face value, you should be looking below the surface. You should see what could be, instead of what is. Anyone can fight a battle that’s easy to win. It’s fighting the battles that are impossible to win that causes humanity to take those great leaps forward.” Star Trek: The […]

The Dark Knight

Posted on February 15th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} “Some men aren’t looking for anything logical, like money. They can’t be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn.” The Dark Knight, released in 2008 Batman and Jim Gordon are working on taking down the mob in Gotham, when the Joker decides he’s not getting enough […]

Batman Begins

Posted on February 14th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{5/5} “You start pretending to have fun, you might even have a little by accident.” Batman Begins, released in 2005 Bruce Wayne leaves Gotham to learn how criminals think. Ducard finds him in jail and invites him to join the League of Shadows, headed by Ra’s Al Ghul. But when Ra’s Al Ghul informs him […]

Frozen II

Posted on February 12th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4/5} “Come on, it’ll be fun. Assuming we don’t get stuck here, and no one ever finds us, and you starve and I give up.” Frozen II, released in 2019 Elsa, Queen of Arendelle, hears a voice that no one else can hear. It seems to be coming from the Enchanted Forest, which is covered […]

Word by Word

Posted on February 11th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{5/5} “Lexicographers spend a lifetime swimming through the English language in a way that no one else does; the very nature of lexicography demands it. English is a beautiful, bewildering language, and the deeper you dive into it, the more effort it takes to come up to the surface for air.” Word by Word: The […]

Ark

Posted on February 10th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} “I’m no John Kennedy. If you want to hear the speech he gave on 15th May 1961, go find it. But the mandate I’m giving you now is similar. You have a challenge to fulfill that is immeasurably harder than flying to the moon, yet immeasurably more important. Your starship must be ready to […]

The Rock

Posted on February 7th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{5/5} “You know, you’re almost the only evidence that I exist.” The Rock, released in 1996 General Hummel wants the US military to tell the truth about soldiers who have died while conducting illegal operations in other countries. Since no one will listen to him, he and a handpicked group of men steal 15 VX […]

Flood

Posted on February 5th, 2020 by Dave Switzer  |  No Comments »

{4.5/5} “The fact was, her access to HeadSpace was the product of a complex and interconnected society, the capstone of a pyramid grounded in very old technologies, in farming and mining and manufacture and transport and energy production. It was only as that essential pyramid was crumbling that Maria became fully aware of its existence.” […]