TV REVIEW – ‘GOOD OMENS’ (2019 MINISERIES)

  Currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video is Good Omens, the miniseries based on the eponymous book by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. There’s only one word to describe Good Omens, and that word is perfect. Amazon Prime Video released their co-venture with the BBC directly to Amazon Prime on May 31st, much to the…

FILM REVIEW – ‘THE REHEARSAL’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is The Rehearsal, a short film by Virginia-based writer and director Trent Welstead. The short, which clocks in at just a hair over six minutes, has done quite well in its film festival tour thus far, taking home numerous awards and nominations, including (but certainly not limited to) an…

FILM REVIEW – ‘X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX’ (2019)

Currently in theaters is X-Men: Dark Phoenix, the seventh and final installment in the main X-Men film franchise, and twelfth overall installment in Fox’s extended X-Men Cinematic Universe (XCU). Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening, courtesy of 20th Century Fox, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. Due to a media embargo,…

TV REVIEW – ‘LUCIFER’ (Season 4/2019)

Lucifer in one way or another is the most fun show on Netflix. It combines some great writing with some solid talent. This little gem is stacked with hilarious word-play, interesting characters, solid sub-plots, and a pretty good “who done it?” every episode. If you’re unfamiliar with the show, here’s the pitch. The Prince of…

FILM REVIEW – ‘GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS’ (2019)

Currently in theaters is Godzilla: King of the Monsters, the sequel to 2014’s Godzilla, third film in Legendary Pictures’ “MonsterVerse,” and the overall 35th film in the overall Godzilla franchise. Written and directed by Michael Dougherty, along with writing assistance from Max Borenstein and Zach Shields. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early…

TV REVIEW – ‘CATCH 22’ (2019 MINISERIES)

George Clooney has directed an epic War story both with remarkable talent and brilliant cinematography. Every frame is a portrait delightfully sculpting an Airman’s life during the American occupation of Italy in WWII. While not completely book accurate, it is clear that a great deal of attention is paid to every detail of the performance,…

TV REVIEW – ‘GAME OF THRONES’ (Season 8/2019)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past decade, you’ve by now heard all about the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones. HBO’s ratings juggernaut has become as much a cultural phenomenon as it has a successful television show, complete with everything that entails. From merchandise, cosplayers, and of course internet…