Triangle (2009)

This isn’t really a review so much as a “Wot I Think” – a quick run-through of some half-developed ideas and reasons why I liked or didn’t like this film. I’ve been arguing with a few friends about this movie and figured I may as well appropriate this argument for Great Justice, i.e. a post […]

“We Jam Econo”

I just got done watching We Jam Econo, the 2005 documentary about 80s San Pedro punk band the Minutemen. It’s a superb film, packed full of interviews with dozens of punk and hardcore veterans enthusing about one of the most enduring and treasured bands of the US hardcore and punk scenes. Interspersed with this are […]

Alternative Hugo shortlist for Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

A real quick post as it’s late on Sunday evening, and cider is calling (dog bless my punk rock household): over at the inimically contrary and acerbic SF Diplomat, Jonathan McCalmont has put up an alternative shortlist for the Best Dramatic Presentation (Long Form) Hugo award. My vote? Well, I’ve not yet seen Sunshine, 30 […]

Zombies Can Run

I’ve got a new article / essay / opinion piece / geek screed up on Den of Geek titled ‘Zombies Can Run’. The subtitle (“why 28 Days Later is a zombie movie after all”) isn’t mine, but I think that was put there primarily to look a bit contrary and draw people in. Oh, and […]