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  • The Autopsy of Jane Doe

    The Autopsy of Jane Doe

    ★★★½

    Film #10 of Mocktoberfest 4: ...of the Dead (2017)

    Emma: What's that for?
    Tommy: To make sure he's dead. There used to be a time it was hard to tell a comatose person from a dead one, so coroners tied bells to everybody in the morgue. So if they heard a 'ting', they knew somebody down there wasn't quite ready to go.
    Emma:So, why do you have one?
    Tommy: Well, I'm... I'm a bit of a traditionalist.


    A nicely spooky…

  • The World's End

    The World's End

    ★★★★★

    Film #9 of Mocktoberfest 4: ...of the Dead (2017)

    Gary King: And we're back! Just like the Five Musketeers!
    Steven Prince: Three musketeers, wasn't it?
    Peter Page: Four, if you count d'Artagnan.
    Gary King: Well, nobody knows how many there were, really, do they, Pete? I mean, history's a sketchbook.
    Oliver Chamberlain: You do know that "The Three Musketeers" is a fiction, right? Written by Alexandre Dumas?
    Gary King: A lot of people are saying that about the Bible these…

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  • The Death and Return of Superman

    The Death and Return of Superman

    ★★★★

    A surprisingly insightful (and entertaining) cliff-notes version of the DC comics "Death and Return of Superman" story. Goes over the story and provides commentary at the same time.

  • The Fog

    The Fog

    Film #1 of Scavenger Hunt #4 list
    Task #1: Film featuring reincarnation!

    Ugh. Why did I do this to myself? Also, why did anyone think this was a good idea. There is so much stuff that's painful in here, it's hard to remember: Random slow-mo, bad CGI, terrible acting, wrongheaded re-purposing of ideas from the original, ... the list goes on. There were points that were so bad, I involuntarily laughed. I guess, at the very least, at least it…