Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (2016) Review

After Michael Bay and Jonathan Liebesman cowabungled the first “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” reboot movie, I approached this one with some scepticism and lower expectations. As a result, I ended up having quite a bit of fun with it. I always like it when studios are playful with their logos, so the Paramount stars being…

Arrow – Season 3 Review

Arrow – Season 3 Review*SPOILERS* For two seasons, “Arrow” had made a good living being a kind of viridian-hued, archery based homage to Nolan’s Batman, while still respecting the original source material of Green Arrow, albeit modernised for a CW audience. After season two’s triumphant and gripping story arc leading to the defeat of Slade…

The Flash – Season 1 Review

*POSSIBLE SPOILERS* Released on DVD and Blu-Ray today, and with Season 2 approaching in a matter of weeks, let’s take a quick look back at the debut season of “Arrow” spin-off/ companion series “The Flash”. Originally seeded during season 2 of “Arrow” in the episodes “The Scientist” and “Three Ghosts” (S2E08/S2E09), “The Flash” would see…

Arrow (S1E11 to S1E23) Catchup Vol. 3

I bet you thought I’d forgotten about my “Arrow”-thon, hadn’t you? Well, I hadn’t – in fact the opposite occurred and I got so caught up in Season 1’s unfolding plotlines that I decided to accelarate my own “Undertaking” and just keep watching rather than pausing to write up every few episodes. As such, this…

Arrow (S1E06 to S1E10) Catchup Vol. 2

Time for the second installment of my quest to catch up with one of the best shows on TV… Season 1 Episode 6 – ‘Legacies’ The episode title is another attempt to parallel the story of the week with the longer arc of Oliver’s father and the promise Oliver made. It’s another switch up of…