The Gunslinger and The Man in Black

I Do Not Kill With My Gun – The Dark Tower Movie

It’s finally here. The long-awaited film adaptation of Stephen King’s epic 8-book magnum opus, “The Dark Tower”. It took a long time and, let’s be honest, Hollywood has not been particularly kind or true to Stephen King’s novels in the past. However, with Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey cast as Roland and The Man in Black, I found a glimmer of hope that this film would do the story and the characters justice. The trailer did not disappoint. Rather, it made me that much more excited.

Ken Sears

The Wonder Years – “Swingers”

The theme of the second episode of The Wonder Years is sex. Looking back as an adult, Kevin, Paul, Winnie, and all their classmates are babies. Just little, teeny tiny children. But… I remember being 12 years old, and how preoccupied with sex I was.

Acadia Einstein

Friday Nineties – Naked Gun 33 1/3 – The Final Insult

Ahhh, 1994.  It was a simpler time.  O.J. Simpson hadn’t killed anybody, Anna Nicole Smith was alive and still on the happy side of curvy and Leslie Neilsen was still Lt. Frank Drebin of Police Squad.  The makers of Airplane also made the Police Squad! show and movies and they really made the most of…