The 13th Floor

Films 

It Stinks! Are We Too Cynical About Movies?

Recently, I spent some time drinking with a guy who used to write about video games. He explained to me that he quit writing reviews and news stories because, and I’m paraphrasing, spending so much time doing the thing he loves made him hate it. Having to spend his days playing and writing about games […]

video games 

The Release of DOOM 2016 Reminds Us That Nostalgia Has Value

There’s nothing wrong with a little nostalgia, but basing our entire popular culture around it probably isn’t a very good idea. The occasional remake or reboot is undeniably fine, but if we continue to eschew original content in favor of repeated trips to an increasingly dry well, that’s all we’re going to get. Recycled ideas, […]

Films 

Is HARDCORE HENRY The Must-See Movie Of The Year?

Holy smokes! Besides these 2 trailers, I know next to nothing about HARDCORE HENRY or the people involved with the making of this movie. But as you’re about to see, it immediately has shot up to the top of my must-see list for the year. It looks part-ROBOCOP, part-CRANK and full-on lunacy. Before we delve […]