Author: Will Velharticky

Space Opera

2017: The Year the Space Opera Returned

It’s about frakking time. Science Fiction TV is finally experiencing a much deserved Renaissance. For first time since 2003, three expensive large-scale Space Opera dramas will be simultaneously in production. Television executives in the early...

Shin Godzilla

Shin Godzilla – Blu-ray Review

Shin Godzilla is Toho Picture’s 29th entry in the Godzilla franchise, and the first Godzilla film created by the venerable Japanese studio in over a decade.  Toho’s filmmakers strung together Shin Godzilla for only...

The Great Wall

The Great Wall – Blu-ray Review

The Great Wall (2016) was heavily panned by critics (even Chinese ones) and was widely regarded as a flop at the box office. It is one of the first big budget collaborations between Chinese...

The Wizard (1989) – Betamax Review

The late 1980s was a period riff with Childsploitation movies.  Mac and Me, a blatant two hour advertisement for McDonalds that heavily rips off E.T., is easily the worst offender of this period. It’s not unfair...

2017 Academy Award Winners on Home Video

Just in case you didn’t hear, the 2017 Academy Awards happened last night (February 26), and it was a real doozy. While I considered committing Suicide after a certain Squad won their award, I was...