Star Wars, Global Sequelitis, and the Chinese Box Office

The Hollywood  Reporter is among the news outlets highlighting some disappointments in the Star Wars franchise’s latest box office showing, observing that The Last Jedi has earned less in its Chinese midnight previews than previous installment The Force Awakens, and is losing out overall to domestic Chinese comedy, The Ex-File 3.

Valerian: An Unfinished Puzzle

Valerian is less a character driven adventure and more of a journey through a trope-ridden but stunning vision of a future in space.

Camp is Closed.

PT tries to play the new Friday the 13th video game. The keyword being “tries.”

My Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Vacation

Did I mention that I’m not a big fan of corn? I officially declare this as one of the first reasons that I hated my vacation. The minute our plane’s wheels touched the ground, it was everywhere! They even had plush versions of the stuff in the airport gift shop. It was an ominous start.