SEQUELISED: Terminator Salvation (2009)

SEQUELISED: Terminator Salvation (2009)

The Terminator franchise finally goes to war. It wasn’t worth it. 

The Beginning of the End – Revisiting Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

The Beginning of the End – Revisiting Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Is third time the charm for Arnold’s killing machine? Cal revisits the franchise comeback that just might be better than we remember. 

CINEMA CLASSICS: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Well, we couldn’t let a bad review be the sole take, could we? Oscar restores the balance with a celebration of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s ultimate cyborg opus. 

REVIEW: Ted 2 (2015)

REVIEW: Ted 2 (2015)

The deviant teddy bear is back. Did Seth MacFarlane bring the goods? 

AGAINST THE GRAIN: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

AGAINST THE GRAIN: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Cal dares to take issue with James Cameron’s beloved sequel to The Terminator. Surely not? 


Movie Squabbles

Movies Hollywood Needs to Stop Making

Movies Hollywood Needs to Stop Making

Cal has a few ideas on how to improve a creatively-bankrupt film industry. 

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Gaming Squabbles

REVIEW: Splatoon (2015)

REVIEW: Splatoon (2015)

R.G. tries to decide if he’s a kid or a squid in Nintendo’s brand new IP.

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TV Squabbles

Why Hannibal is the Best Show on TV Right Now

Why Hannibal is the Best Show on TV Right Now

Cal gushes enthusiastically about the good cannibal’s TV exploits. 

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Best of the Rest

Queen’s Gambit: Revisiting Arrow

Queen’s Gambit: Revisiting Arrow

The comic book television series came of age with Arrow, but how do the early episodes hold up in a world loving Daredevil?

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SquabbleCast #9: “You’re Terminated, F*cker!”

SquabbleCast #9: “You’re Terminated, F*cker!”

Ashley and Scott join Dave for a retrospective of The Terminator franchise ahead of Genisys, and try their very best NOT to talk about Rise of the Machines and Salvation. 

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VIDEO: A Tribute to Jurassic Park

VIDEO: A Tribute to Jurassic Park

Ashley Knowles pays tribute to John Hammond sparing no expense. Welcome… to Jurassic Park!

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PODCAST: The Great Disney Cinema Coaster

PODCAST: The Great Disney Cinema Coaster

Dylan and Gethin return to put the Disney catalogue through its paces, from the good old days of Bambi to the modern sheen of Pixar. 

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SquabbleCast #8: “Jurassic Lark”

SquabbleCast #8: “Jurassic Lark”

Dave and guest Ashley Knowles trek to both Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna for a Jurassic Park retrospective; one classic, two mediocre sequels and a look ahead to this year’s highly-anticipated fourth entry. 

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VIDEO: Dr. Kubrick, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love Eyes Wide Shut

VIDEO: Dr. Kubrick, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love Eyes Wide Shut

Walking Kubrickian textbook Michael “Jimmy the Fool” Hunter is our host for a visual tour through the greatest filmography in cinema history.

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SEQUELISED: Terminator Salvation (2009)

SEQUELISED: Terminator Salvation (2009)

The Terminator franchise finally goes to war. It wasn’t worth it. 

read more

The Beginning of the End – Revisiting Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

The Beginning of the End – Revisiting Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Is third time the charm for Arnold’s killing machine? Cal revisits the franchise comeback that just might be better than we remember. 

read more

CINEMA CLASSICS: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Well, we couldn’t let a bad review be the sole take, could we? Oscar restores the balance with a celebration of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s ultimate cyborg opus. 

read more

REVIEW: Ted 2 (2015)

REVIEW: Ted 2 (2015)

The deviant teddy bear is back. Did Seth MacFarlane bring the goods? 

read more

AGAINST THE GRAIN: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

AGAINST THE GRAIN: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Cal dares to take issue with James Cameron’s beloved sequel to The Terminator. Surely not? 

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Snipes, Stakes and Sunblock: Revisiting Blade

Snipes, Stakes and Sunblock: Revisiting Blade

Wesley Snipes becomes the Daywalker in Marvel’s cinematic calling card. 

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THE BLU REVIEW: The Interview (2014)

THE BLU REVIEW: The Interview (2014)

Cal finally catches up with the Seth Rogen-James Franco joint that divided the world… and also takes a look at the Blu-ray. 

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REVIEW: Splatoon (2015)

REVIEW: Splatoon (2015)

R.G. tries to decide if he’s a kid or a squid in Nintendo’s brand new IP.

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Why Hannibal is the Best Show on TV Right Now

Why Hannibal is the Best Show on TV Right Now

Cal gushes enthusiastically about the good cannibal’s TV exploits. 

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Movies Hollywood Needs to Stop Making

Movies Hollywood Needs to Stop Making

Cal has a few ideas on how to improve a creatively-bankrupt film industry. 

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