Category Archives: Cinema Sit-Down


Captain America – What Happened!?

On Wednesday May 25, 2016, patriotic comic lovers the world over discovered that  their beloved American hero and patron saint, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, is a secret member of Hydra, the nefarious group who played a major role in WWII Axis forces.  According to Marvel “Hydra is a world-wide subversive organization dedicated to global domination. […]


Rick Talks Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice

WILLIAM RICK LLANERAS · THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2016 Edited by: J.A.M. Last night, I finally went to see the new Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice movie. Here’s my Spoiler-Free review… First off, I don’t know what the f–k people were thinking when they labeled this a “bad” movie. What in the world were they looking for? […]


John Goodman is the Real Monster in ‘10 Cloverfield Lane’

It’s been eight years since Bad Robot’s unorthodox kaiju (giant monster) film Cloverfield was released. Now a “sequel” has slipped in under the radar with 10 Cloverfield Lane. Is it just as terrifying, or does it succumb to the monstrous tropes that plague most horror movies? Having just survived a car accident, a young woman […]


But I Digress… Episode 34: My Top 5 Favorite Films of 2015

Being the resident movie guy at Giga, I made the latest episode of my YouTube show about my top five favorite films of 2016–including a few I didn’t review for your favorite geeky e-zine! “But I Digress…” Hosted by Nathan Marchand I’m a little late to the party with this one, but in this episode, I discuss […]


The Force is Strong in This One: My Review of ‘Star Wars, Episode VII: The Force Awakens’ (SPOILERS)

The Force—or rather, the hype—has been strong with The Force Awakens, the long-awaited sequel to the iconic Star Wars saga. Like a budding Jedi apprentice, the hype machine for this film has grown steadily stronger since the first trailer was released last December. Tickets went on sale in October, and both Movie Tickets and Fandango […]