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  • The Rule of Thoughts by James Dashner
    'The Rule of Thoughts' by James Dashner
    "The Rule of Thoughts" is the sequel to "The Eye of Minds" by bestselling author James Dashner, who also wrote "The Maze Runner."In "The Eye of Minds," Dashner created a world where people didn't just...
  • Writer/producer Alex Kurtzman (L) and actor Robert Patrick attend the 'Scorpion' premiere screening
    'Scorpion' needs coherent plots to go along with the jump-the-shark action
    “Scorpion,” which aired its first episode on Monday, it purported to be a show about how a Homeland Security agent, played by Robert Patrick, recruits a group of super geniuses to help the United States deal with crises as they come up...
  • Interview: Dan Stevens for Thriller 'The Guest'
    Interview: Dan Stevens for Thriller 'The Guest'
    Actor Dan Stevens is busy these days making a name for himself in the world of movies and television. In his ten years onscreen, he's already made an impact on audiences all across the world through commanding performances in British favorites...
  • 'Dying Light' logo
    Techland releasing 'Dying Light' sooner than expected
    So far, September has been a fantastic month for zombie gaming. Earlier this morning, "Dead Island" developer, Techland, revealed that it would be releasing its latest zombie-centric game, "Dying Light," in January of 2015. The...
  • The Expendables 3
    Don't discount the Expendables
    The Expendables 3: Rated “PG-13” (2 hours, 7 minutes) Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Antonio Banderas, Jet Li, Wesley SnipesDirected by: Patrick Hughes Well, kids, they’re back! That aging, gaggle of ‘80s...
  • Mortal Kombat II Movie Fantasy Cast
    Mortal Kombat II Movie Fantasy Cast
    In this follow up to my previous article, I list actors I'd prefer to see in a sequel to the MK movie I described therein. In my opinion the ideal MKII movie would delve into some of the history of Mortal Kombat, particularly Kitana's past...
  • 'Batman: The Dark Knight Returns'
    DVD Review: 'Batman: The Dark Knight Returns'
    An animated adaption of the popular graphic novel 'The Dark Knight Returns' arrived in a direct-to-video form in the wake of Christopher Nolan's trilogy ending.The year is 1986.Bruce Wayne (you know, Batman) has retired in the wake of...
  • 'Robocop' (2014)
    DVD review: 'Robocop' (2014)
    This examiner would like to think that most people who call themselves fans of movies have at least a passing familiarity with 'Robocop.'Well folks, Hollywood is at it again, remaking and modernizing a classic.Let's see how they did.In...
  • Lords of the Fallen screenshot
    Bandai Namco discusses 'Lords of the Fallen's' challenge, story and more
    Examiner chats with Community Manager at Bandai Namco Games America Joseph “J” Kartje about the upcoming next generation action role-playing game Lords of the Fallen --developed by CI Games -- slated for release October 28 on...
  • Payoff by Douglas Corleone
    'The Payoff' by Douglas Corleone is a smart thriller
    "The Payoff" by Douglas Corleone is well-built, solid, and smart, just like its hero, Simon Fisk. Fisk is a retired U.S. Marshal who is now a private investigator. He handles only missing persons cases involving young people who have...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'
    Movie Review: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ The Rise of an Empire
    “Ape don’t want war but will fight if we must.”– Andy Serkis as Caesar What’s good: The plot was absolutely perfect and will keep you on edge throughout.What’s not good: The CGI looked a little sketchy at times...
  • 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'
    DVD review: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'
    Worldwide young adult book phenomenon 'The Hunger Games' translated into a successful first movie. Being a trilogy, you had a expect sequels.Well, here is the second installment, 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire.'Katniss (Jennifer...
  • Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
    'Steelheart' by Brandon Sanderson: Fabulous fantasy for teen readers
    "Steelheart" by Brandon Sanderson is a book that will entice even the most reluctant readers to stay the course and finish the story. It's a look into a futuristic society where some humans have been endowed with superhuman powers....
  • Abyss Odyssey review
    'Abyss Odyssey' feels like a rogue-style 'Castlevania'
    Are you a fan of dark toned, side-scrolling games filled with demons and elegant, 3D rendered caverns? Then Abyss Odyssey will certainly be up your alley. Published by Atlus U.S.A. and developed by ACE Team, this game is a 2D side-scrolling...
  • Lucy played by Scarlett Johansson
    Lucy will change your Mind
    It’s been awhile since a SCI FI movie actually made me feel excited for the genre again and Lucy is a recommended summer sizzler. Visually and intellectually the movie grabs and pulls you in from the first scenes and throughout the film with...