today in Gracetopia

Currently playing the Star Wars drinking game. :) This is the game where I watch all three movies back-to-back-to-back and drink. I don’t drink to specific rules (“Drink whenever C-3PO gives a statistic” or “Drink whenever anyone says ‘May the Force be with you’” etc.), I just drink whenever the situation seems to require it. … More today in Gracetopia

movie review: Star Trek

Usually I can review something without spoilering it to death, but I really don’t think that’s going to work here. So if you want to go into Star Trek unscathed, you should stop reading. You have been warned. So if you sit back and actually think about the new Star Trek movie, it’s really ridiculously … More movie review: Star Trek

beam me up

So. I have a question. The new Star Trek movie comes out in two weeks. I have been looking forward to this for over a year, ever since I knew Simon Pegg would be playing Scotty. Because I love Simon Pegg and would pay to see him read the phone book. Also because I… liked… … More beam me up

Watchmen, part deux

It’s official. Watchmen is definitely better the second time. Some observations from this second viewing: The Comedian may be one of my favorite characters ever created, and at the very least Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s portrayal of him is some of the best acting I’ve seen in a while. I like Nite Owl II better before … More Watchmen, part deux