Veronica Mars

A long time ago, we used to be friends. And then, it ended. Like many beloved television shows, Veronica Mars was canceled in 2007 after three seasons on UPN/CW due to middling ratings. But despite the loss of the pixie teenage detective, the show’s rabid fans (lovingly called Marshmallows) remained committed to the cause andContinue reading “Veronica Mars”

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Believe me readers, I know what you’re thinking – that the Mysterious Mr. C and I are extremely behind the times. After all, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey first came out in 2012, and the second film in the series – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – was in theatres just a couple ofContinue reading “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Disclaimer: I am a huge Hunger Games fan, and have been ever since I read the first book as an Advanced Reader Copy in 2008 when I was working at Barnes&Noble. I also own the entire China Glaze Hunger Games nail polish line (nail polish is a particular weakness of mine) and I’ve dressed up asContinue reading “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Thor: The Dark World

While I cut my geekynerdy teeth on the X-Men animated series in the 90s, I have been a relative latecomer to the films of the Marvel Universe. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve seen most of the movies, though likely not in the order Stan Lee would have preferred. Thus far, while I have enjoyed allContinue reading “Thor: The Dark World”