Breaking Bad: To’hajillee

When the episode titles were released a few months ago, I can’t have been the only one who went to google to know what To’hajillee meant. For those who may have missed the line, it refers to a Native...

Breaking Bad: Rabid Dog

Last week was one of my favourite cliffhangers in the show’s history. Since the beginning, Walt has been using and manipulating Jesse. At times it has been small, but as Walt has become darker, so too have...

Breaking Bad: Confessions

I recently read an interesting article, which argued an interesting idea. Is Breaking Bad Revenge of the Nerds for another generation? This got me thinking about the idea; is Walt in hero? If not, was he ever...

Breaking Bad: Buried

Hank and Marie know all about Heisenberg, while Walt and Skyler deal with that fact. Meanwhile, Jesse has been brought in for questioning over his possession of a few million dollars in cash. Most...

Breaking Bad: Blood Money

After months of fevered waiting, and scouring every piece of promotional material for clues, leads, or anything that might lead me to know what is happening with Vince Gilligan’s cable hit, I finally got to...

Z-Grade Pick Flick – Hooper (1978)

I’ve always had a soft spot for movies about making movies. Sunset Blvd., Bad and the Beautiful, Peeping Tom, Hi, Mom!, The Last Movie, Day for Night, The Player, Ed Wood, Man Bites Dog, the list goes on…...

Z-Grade Pick Flick – Peeping Tom (1960)

Michael Powell was a highly respected British film director… until he made Peeping Tom. Six months before Hitchcock took psychological horror to the mainstream with Psycho, Powell delivered this sick and...

Z-Grade Pick Flick – Zotz! (1962)

What’s Zotz!? Well, according to the ad campaign, “It’s the magic word for ‘fun’!” In reality, though, it’s a cheap Disney knockoff from one of cinema’s greatest showmen, William Castle. The...

Review: Da Vinci’s Demons

For all of the things that work about Da Vinci's Demons, it's difficult to not walk away from the series mourning a lost opportunity. Da Vinci's Demons positions the famed artist/inventor as an action hero and...