Category Archives: Hatboy’s Movie Extravaganza

Hulk Out

Day 112. 132 pages, 57,843 words. I was saddened yesterday to learn that the legendary Stan Lee, grand-daddy of Marvel comics, had died aged 95. That’s one Hell of an innings, especially considering he was still pulling hilarious cameos in … Continue reading

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The Predator (a review)

Day 64. 29 pages, 8,968 words. I went to see this with Mr. dreameling, Mr. Fahrenheit and The Pas a few days ago. I also ate a crocodile hamburger, which was tasty but unrelated to the movie. Well, what can … Continue reading

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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 3: No, Really, Is Star Wars Dead?

Day 40. 99 pages, 44,958 words. Here’s what I really don’t get about the hate Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi has gotten: The scene in the casino. Everyone seems to want to dump on it. Now, could the … Continue reading

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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 2: Red Letter Media’s Turn

Day 39. 99 pages, 44,958 words. So there was an interesting thread on Twitter the other day, basically calling out Red Letter Media with some pretty specific and pretty damning criticisms. In honor of Red Letter Media's "review" of THE … Continue reading

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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 1: Plot Holes

Day 38. 99 pages, 44,958 words. My boy Ilya shared this video on Facebook, which I believe is by the same guy who did a cool one about JJ Abrams and Felicity (yes, yes it was). The video’s by the same … Continue reading

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Pacific Rim 2: Pacific Rimmer (a review)

Day 34. 91 pages, 40,540 words. Today’s review was brought to you by Red Dwarf. Sat down to watch this last night. It was … meh. First of all, it lost a lot by not having Idris Elba and Ron … Continue reading

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Weekend conundrum: Is Star Wars dying?

Day 33. 90 pages, 40,154 words. I really liked The Force Awakens. I liked Rogue One, maybe even more so than The Force Awakens. I liked The Last Jedi, although I’m still trying to wrap my head around what happened there and … Continue reading

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