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  • The Kingdom

    The Kingdom


    Blending humor and horror isn't as easy as you might think as the two have a tendency of canceling each other out if not mixed correctly. But Lars von Trier's Riget (The Kingdom) manages to be a macabre atmospheric tale while also having hugely entertaining characters and great jokes.

    Being driven by a clash between science and the spiritual, this Danish mini-series portrays an advanced medical facility that was built over an ancient marshland and meant to further science while…

  • One Piece: Dead End Adventure

    One Piece: Dead End Adventure


    It's been awhile since I watched One Piece: The movie back in January. At the time, I had only watched about 50 episodes and the series was still relatively unassuming. The Straw Hat Pirates still only had four members, they still hadn't reached the Grand Line and a simple, yet fun adventure seemed to be the right fit for a One Piece movie.

    But by the time Dead End Adventure was released (146 episodes in,) quite a few things had…

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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War



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    After having seen and enjoyed the 2017 film, I thought I'd watch the original 1990 adaptation of the Stephen King bestseller to compare and contrast. I wasn't really expecting much from it, but it started off promising enough with an opening scene that was legitimately creepy, knowing just how much to show. Unfortunately, taking the entirety of both parts of the miniseries into account, it's hard to justify it as being any good.

    I haven't read the book, but I…