Monthly Archives: February 2012

Blog #72: Toy Review: Transformers Movie Trilogy Series Optimus Prime w/Trailer

Picked this up at TRU today. The box essentially uses Dark of the Moon style graphics, but the “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” logo has been replaced by the generic “Transformers” that is used for the other 2012 product.  The … Continue reading

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Blog #71: 2012 Oscar Picks!

This Sunday is Hollywood’s biggest night, so ere are my picks for Sunday’s Oscars.  And, just because I can’t help it, I’m also including whom I really would have voted for if the nominations were better.  I’ve skipped the animated … Continue reading

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Blog #70: Dan Gilvezan Book Signing and Other Transformers Stuff

Just got a few Transformers related items today. Dan Gilvezan Book Signing Dan Gilvezan (Bumblebee from the original Transformers cartoon series) is doing a book signing on Saturday, February 25th at 6:00 PM at Big Kids Toys & Collectibles in … Continue reading

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Blog #69: Movie Review: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance

I have been eagerly awaiting this movie, and for the most part, I wasn’t disappointed.  Nicolas Cage was his usual quirky self as Johnny Blaze, AKA Ghost Rider.  The rest of the principal cast included Idris Elba (Heimdall in Thor), … Continue reading

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Blog #68: Movie Review: Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

First off, if you read my 2012 Movie Preview Blog, then you’ll recall that I was pretty annoyed that they were going to make this a sequel.  However, I haven’t seen Journey to the Center of the Earth since it … Continue reading

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Blog #67: Movie Review: Safe House

I really liked Safe House, and it answered a question I’ve been asking myself since Green Lantern.  Can Ryan Reynolds actually act?  The answer is a resounding, albeit surprising, yes.  Believe me, I’m just as shocked as you are. Spoilers … Continue reading

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Blog #66: Movie Review: Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace 3D

While I love the Star Wars movies, I am by no means a hardcore Star Wars fan (I have always preferred Star Trek).  Perhaps I’m less attached to the original, and that’s why I really like this movie far more … Continue reading

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