Looper

This is another sci fi action movie that I never got around to watching because I figured I already knew the story. You can get a pretty clear idea of it from the trailer. A hit man who kills future people sent back in time from the mob. Then one day he has to kill …

Better Watch Saul

I just finished this Breaking Bad spin-off featuring the 'criminal lawyer', Saul Goodman, in his life before Walter White, when he was known as James McGill. He's a struggling public defender living paycheck to paycheck out of an office in the back of a nail salon, looking for a big case to make his name. …

Columbo

I've been watching this 1970's detective show again, and I'm trying to put a finger on what makes it so good. I don't re-watch many shows, but I keep getting the urge to watch Columbo, even though I've seen them all. I know it's not nostalgia, because I never watched the show growing up. My …

The One I Love

This romantic drama comedy sci fi... thriller? Is kind of hard to define. But it was very good. It starts off being about a couple, Ethan and Sophie, who are having trouble in their marriage. They talk to a counselor and he recommends a getaway at a cabin he's sent couples to before. They spend …

On the distractions of video games.

Though I have been doing better in recent years, sometimes I get sucked into a game and waste several dozen hours building a civilization or digging a hole or flying through space. ¬† After one of these sessions, I always end up feeling a bit guilty. What more productive things could I have done with …

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