‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 1 Review

Set twenty years since the last movie, ‘Star Trek: Picard’ continues the science fiction franchise created by Gene Roddenberry continues on by focusing on Captain Jean-Luc Picard, played by Patrick Stewart. Twenty years after the death of Lt. Commander Data (Brent Spiner), Admiral Picard (Patrick Stewart) has retired after a falling out with Starfleet Command…

My Top 10 Favorite Captain Picard Quotes

Captain Jean-Luc Picard served as commanding officer for NCC-1701-D (later E) Enterprise in the science fiction television show Star Trek: The Next Generation. He was played brilliantly by actor Sir Patrick Stewart and he is making his comeback as the character in Star Trek: Picard. During TNG‘s seven-year-run and subsequent movie sequel, Captain Picard was…

‘The Mandalorian’ Season 1 Review

The Mandalorian, also known as Star Wars: The Mandalorian, is a science fiction series streaming exclusively on Disney Plus. Jon Favreau is the series creator, showrunner, and executive produces it with Dave Filoni, Colin Wilson, and LucasFilm’s current leader Kathleen Kennedy. The show is unique in that, while it exists as a “space opera,” it…

‘Star Trek 4’ Gets A New Director

Good news for fans of the Kelvin Timeline. ‘Star Trek 4’ is back in production with a new director and hopefully, a bold new direction devoid of anything related to Quentin Tarantino. The Hollywood Reporter confirms that Paramount Pictures has enlisted the aid of Noah Hawley in both writing and directing a fourth Star Trek…

Movie Review Flashback- Ex Machina (2014)

Warning, this review does contain some spoilers. Ex Machina is a 2014 A24 film written and directed by Alex Garland, in his feature film debut. It received many accolades from the National Board of Review to the Academy Awards to the Golden Globes to BAFTA to Saturn and several others. With 2019 winding down, I am…

Robotech Is Joining Funimation

The Robotech franchise is joining Funimation, the animation studios announced via a press release. Kew Media Distribution, Harmony Gold, and Funimation are teaming up for the science fiction series, including the animated sequel films. “Licensed through Kew Media Distribution, Robotech: The Series, Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles and Robotech 2: The Sentinels will join the Funimation…

LA Comic Con 2019

Yes, it is time. LA Comic Con brought all kinds of exhibits, panels, displays, and kiosks from all things nerd. Films, television, comic books, anime, fantasy, science fiction, art, manga, and so much more were available at this event. Day one was a low key fun day. While there were no panels, I got to…