Film, A ‘Pitch-Dark’ Diorama, Explores Parallel Worlds

By | December 15, 2016

The film, A ‘Pitch-Dark’ Diorama, explores parallel worlds both real and fictional by examining a writer’s personal life and its effect on his characters. Alas, if it were only that simple.  Keep in mind this entire 2016 film, A ‘Pitch-Dark’ Diorama, is a creation, a work of fiction in and of itself.   A novelist is deep in… Read More »

A Perfect Ten: 2016 Sees Ten FCS Victories Over FBS Teams

By | December 9, 2016

There were ten FCS victories over FBS teams in 2016, including five victories over Power Five teams.  Five FBS bowl teams were among those victimized. North Dakota State knocked off 8-4, Power Five, bowl team, Iowa.   Iowa was ranked 11th in the nation at the time.  Iowa finished the regular season ranked 21st in the Associated Press… Read More »

Hunting Hitler on History: Bibliography for Armchair Sleuths

By | November 15, 2016

Hunting Hitler on History takes armchair sleuths from the ratlines of Europe to the hideouts of South America.  Here’s a supplemental bibliography. The following books have been read by yours truly and meet rigorous approval standards which include, but are not limited to, wild rides of excitement, intrigue, salacious details, strange men crossing Alpine passes by the dark… Read More »

Horizon Web Series is High-Quality, Action-Packed, Sci-Fi

By | November 7, 2016

The Horizon web series is a high-quality, action-packed, science fiction drama set in and around Bristol, United Kingdom. If you like alien invasion fare featuring cool special effects, this 2015 production might be the ticket for you.  The unseen forces behind a gigantic alien spaceship decide to park the thing right over downtown Bristol.  From there a number… Read More »

True Stories from the Toy Box: Ghosts Caught on Camera

By | October 25, 2016

Strange things happen on All Hallows’ Eve.  Even stranger are the True, Documented Stories from the Haunted Toy Box:  Ghosts Caught on Camera.This little guy was looking for his mummy.The trenches of the Gallipoli Peninsula were a senseless slaughter.Someone thinks he might be cuddly.Fourth and goal.  Bruzikowski!Run like hell! Grace Slick’s little friend.You will never walk alone.

The Megan Is Missing Movie Almost Takes Shock Gore Too Far

By | October 24, 2016

The Megan Is Missing movie almost takes hardcore, shock-torture gore, too far.  And you can delete the almost.  This is one sick, but effective, movie. This 2011 movie features campy, fake newscasts.  Headlines are punctuated repeatedly with exclamation marks.  Perhaps this is an effort to make the production appear not too real, especially in light, or dark, of… Read More »

Two More Regional FCS Victories Over FBS Teams in 2016

By | September 26, 2016

Western Illinois and Central Arkansas added to the total of FCS victories over FBS teams on Saturday.  This continues the theme of regional FCS wins. The Western Illinois Leathernecks of the Missouri Valley Conference landed on the shores of Northern Illinois not only to find themselves surrounded on all sides by cornfields, but also to find another one… Read More »