Latest Articles for Author: Stewart Jester

‘preacher’ episode 2: is it holding up?

‘Preacher’ Episode 2: Is It Holding Up?

Warning: Spoilers for Episode 2 of AMC’s Preacher Two weeks ago, I wrote an article in response to the Preacher premiere. I was underwhelmed, to put it bluntly. This was a series I had been waiting on for years. Preacher was, and is, one of the greatest comics ever published. The story, the characters, and…

Bill Skarsgård to Play Pennywise in ‘IT’ Remake

When you think of handsome Swedish vampires, the next thing that comes to mind is killer clown, right? Of course not. You’re normal. Nonetheless, as contrary to logic as it might be, that’s what New Line Cinema thought. Bill Skarsgård of Hemlock Grove is donning the infamous make up for the remake of Stephen King’s…

Epix orders ‘get shorty’ original series

Epix Orders ‘Get Shorty’ Original Series

News broke last week that Epix has ordered a TV adaptation of Get Shorty. Released in 1995, the film has become a classic. With an all-star cast including John Travolta, Danny Devito, and Gene Hackman, it’s easy to see why. Get Shorty is a hilarious look at the film industry. It follows Chili Palmer (Travolta),…

Parkour! ‘mirror’s edge’ getting a tv adaptation

Parkour! ‘Mirror’s Edge’ Getting a TV Adaptation

When EA released Mirror’s Edge in 2008, the game was met with immense praise. From it’s innovative movement, to it’s generally beautiful design, Mirror’s Edge clearly stood out from its contemporaries. According to Deadline.com, Faith’s loyal fan base has something new to look forward to. Endemol Shine Studios has announced that they have secured the…

Recap: amc’s preacher episode one

Recap: AMC’s Preacher Episode One

AMC’s Preacher aired an encore presentation of the first episode last night. For those of you looking for an in-depth, and spoiler free, review, check out this article we published last week. If you want to know what you missed before the next episode airs this Sunday, read on (SPOILERS AHEAD). The Beginning The episode…

Amc’s preacher: is it what you’re looking for?

AMC’s Preacher: Is It What You’re Looking For?

This is a SPOILER FREE of the first episode of AMC’s Preacher. An encore presentation will air on Sunday, May 29th at 9pm. New episodes will resume the following Sunday. Watching your favorite piece of entertainment cross mediums is a mixed bag. On one hand, you get to see characters you love come to life. On the…

Watch the new trailer for ‘the purge: election year’

Watch the New Trailer for ‘The Purge: Election Year’

If you are anything like me, you likely approached the first film in the Purge franchise with hesitation. It looked like another home invasion move. You’d seen The Strangers (2008) and Funny Games (2008), and somehow a charismatic psychopath and masks seemed over done. Maybe you somehow ended up at the theater in 2013, and…

The nice guys: must see of the summer

The Nice Guys: Must See of the Summer

Shane Black’s new film, The Nice Guys, hit theaters this weekend. With the abundant viral marketing leading up to the premier, it has been pretty hard to miss. This film has every thing a summer blockbuster needs. There are explosions. There are gun fights. There’s tasteful nudity. There’s not-so-tasteful nudity. It’s not the movie to…

Zombie juno? Ellen page to star in zombie flick ‘the third wave’

Zombie Juno? Ellen Page To Star In Zombie Flick ‘The Third Wave’

When you think of Ellen Page, you don’t think of zombies. You might think of pregnant, indie-rock teenagers and bright blue vomit. Maybe you think of roller derby, or mutants that walk through walls. There’s a possibility that you think of pregnant indie teenagers that roller skate through walls. Who knows? I’m not here to judge. However,…

Will dwayne johnson be the new doc savage?

Will Dwayne Johnson Be the New Doc Savage?

Science has long since reached the conclusion that it is physically impossible to dislike Dwayne Johnson. From his heart-stopping smile, to his man-dropping People’s Elbow, Johnson is a media powerhouse. He may have recently hinted at another opportunity to dominate the silver screen as the pulp icon, Doc Savage. Iron Man 3 director Shane Black…

X-files will be back, but you’ll have to wait

X-Files Will Be Back, But You’ll Have to Wait

Fox has good news and bad news for the tin foil hat sect: X-Files will most likely be back, but you are going to have to wait. While it has been confirmed that Scully and Mulder won’t be chasing little green men later this year, CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman stated that all those…