…Work Around

Well, it’s Monday again. This one feels a bit different. Maybe it’s the spring weather. Perhaps it’s the looming Tax Day deadline. Or it could be the fact that “Game of Thrones” finally returned last night. This is a spoiler-free zone, so if you were trapped under something heavy or were otherwise engaged last night…

…Break the Fall

There’s one more sleep until the “Game of Thrones” season premiere, and I have a small confession to make. I’m not ready. Allow me to clarify. Technically, I’m ready. I’ve got my 20+ storylines sorted out. The cliffhanger ending of season seven is seared into my brain. But emotionally, I am not good.

…Take a Stab at It

There are only three more sleeps till “Game of Thrones” is FINALLY back!!! It’s so close you can practically feel the chill of winter’s return…or perhaps that’s just left over from yesterday’s snow (spring is a lie). In spite of our close proximity, the imminent nature of the end does not seem real. Perhaps it’s…

…explore

So far on this year’s road to the Oscars we’ve seen an immigrant’s tale in “Brooklyn,” and the “The Big Short” on Wall Street. Today, we’re going a bit further with a little science fiction and a whole lot of inspiration from “The Martian.”

…Bring It Home

With “The Martian,” director Ridley Scott has created a riveting drama that explores the ingenuity, and fighting spirit of humanity. Plus, it’s surprisingly funny. The film starts with a redefining of “worst day ever.” Following a series of unfortunate events, astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is left for dead by his crew, and stranded on Mars. With the…

…aim for fairest of them all

We’ve all heard the story of the fair maiden whose beauty garnered her the murderous envy of an evil queen, forcing her to flee the kingdom, seek refuge with a houseful of dwarves and await the arrival of her prince and her happily ever after. Snow White is everywhere.  In fact, this is her second…