Comics, Netflix Binge, Television

Netflix Binge: Daredevil Season 2

This blog is primarily for posting book reviews and other reading topics, however once in a while I will deviate to talk about other things I am passionate about - mostly movies and TV. One thing I am currently obsessing over is the second season of Marvel's Daredevil on Netflix. Last year I broke down… Continue reading Netflix Binge: Daredevil Season 2

My Bookshelf

CJ’s Bookshelf: June Reads

I've finally gotten back into my usual reading pace, thoguh this will probably still be a shorter post as most of the books I read this month I chose to review individually. I've provided links to those reviews in case your interested in reading more about each one. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas… Continue reading CJ’s Bookshelf: June Reads

CJ Reacts, Comics, I know I'm a Nerd

CJ Reacts: Frank Castle Comes to Hell’s Kitchen

I'm sure all Marvel fans - unless they were hiding under a rock yesterday - have heard the news of the first casting announcement for season 2 of the Netflix series Daredevil. Rumors had been circulating for a while that Frank Castle - a.k.a. the Punisher - would be finding his way to Hell's Kitchen… Continue reading CJ Reacts: Frank Castle Comes to Hell’s Kitchen

Comics, I know I'm a Nerd, My Bookshelf

CJ’s Bookshelf: May Reads

Is it really June already?!? How is that even possible? May was a busy month. I took a short road trip to Philadelphia with friends to see Neil Gaiman speak (one of the highlights of my life) and then another to New York City to see Darren Criss in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, which… Continue reading CJ’s Bookshelf: May Reads

Comics, I know I'm a Nerd, Movies, Television

Building a Comic Book Universe

One of the things you may have noticed while visiting this blog is that I love Superheroes. In just about any shape or size. I'll watch any film or TV show about them, and though I haven't had the opportunity to do a lot of comic book reading, I am currently working my way through… Continue reading Building a Comic Book Universe

Comics, Movies, On Screen

On Screen: Avengers: Age of Ultron

A word about spoilers: I hate spoilers. I avoid them at all cost. In return, I avoid spoiling anyone. Therefore I will attempt to make this review spoiler-free, but everyone has their own definition of what constitutes a "spoiler" so proceed at your own risk. Now where was I? Right, The Avengers: Age of Ultron.… Continue reading On Screen: Avengers: Age of Ultron

Movies, Television

Where Has All the Creativity Gone?

Last year, shortly after NBC announced it's intended revival of Heroes, I wrote a column about shows I thought were much more deserving of a revival than one which peaked in its first season. One of the shows on that list, Twin Peaks, is now scheduled for its own revival as well. This is something… Continue reading Where Has All the Creativity Gone?