Inception: A Glorious Mess of Convoluted Ideas

Inception: A Glorious Mess of Convoluted Ideas

Inception is a glorious mess of convoluted ideas. The totems are broken, the kicks are broken, limbo is broken, and Ariadne is the worst. But the movie is a great film, if only for the first viewing.

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mother! - Spoiler Free/Spoiler Review

mother! - Spoiler Free/Spoiler Review

Here's my mother! review. I jump into mother! non-spoilers before the break then jump into mother! Spoilers right after the credits.

No matter what Aronofsky touches, it is a polarizing experience. mother! is no exception. And here’s my best advice – go in as clean as you can. I’m going to talk broadly about it before the credits, but if you have any interest, stop now and I’ll be here when you get back.

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Top 10 Movies, A Thank You to My Subscribers

Top 10 Movies, A Thank You to My Subscribers

As I type this, we've now crossed 160 subscribers, and 21,000 views. I want to thank you all for helping push this channel forward. For everyone that's shared and liked a video, who has told their friends about the stuff I've done: THANK YOU!!!!

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House of Leaves - A Man's Descent Into Insanity

House of Leaves - A Man's Descent Into Insanity

Today, we're going to delve deep into the Horror novel, House of Leaves. While it does play with many genres, I'm going to focus on the three main storylines, delving into Johnny Truant, Zampano, and even the hidden story of Pelafina. We even jump over to music to discuss Mark's sister, Poe, and her audio companion piece, Haunted (2000). So buckle up, cause we're headed straight into the heart of madness with House of Leaves!

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Stephen King's IT - 10 Things Lost in Translation

Stephen King's IT - 10 Things Lost in Translation

Today we jump into 10 Things Lost in Translation from Stephen King's 1986 masterpiece, IT. We discuss things most people don't talk about, including Pennywise's origins, the structure of the book, the taboo sex scene, Pennywise's weakness, as well as many others.

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The Ninth Gate - The Satanic Book Detective

The Ninth Gate - The Satanic Book Detective

Not necessarily an accurate title, but, regardless, The Ninth Gate is an awesome movie directed by Roman Polanski, while you could somewhat still categorize Johnny Depp as "normal." This week, I do things a little bit differently and delve into the differences between the book and its film adaptation, though I do have issues with calling it that.

Afterward, I look into the characters and how despicable they can be.

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