DirtyDiva | November 05 2013
On Halloween, Sundance Channel jumped on the zombie bandwagon with their debut of the series "The Returned" or as it was originally titled "Les Revenants".
Initially, the series seems akin to the Walking Dead in that it revolves more around how we as humans react to the unimaginable. Unlike the[...]
The Dead Walk Again
Amethyst | October 08 2013
October will become a busy month once again for AMC as Season 4 of The Walking Dead premieres on October 13, kicking off their FearFest.
Filming was underway on Season 4 during May this year and most of it was kept pretty much under wraps until recently.
Season 3 left us devastated and had[...]
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Poptoberfest Style!
jessageek | October 01 2013
Poptoberfest is here and that means it’s Harvest Time! But not the kind you think. For a bit of fun, we thought we’d kick off our month-long Poptober Party with a silly song inspired by the Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode aptly named “The Harvest.” So without further ado, we return to Old But[...]
OBNR: Rewatching Buffy the Vampire Slayer: S1:E1: Welcome to the Hellmouth
jessageek | September 26 2013
In every generation there is a Chosen One. But when we first meet Buffy Summers, she is so not interested in the job. The BtVS pilot takes us down to Sunnydale (a town, not a city) where the main cast are teens and their lines are witty.
Joss Whedon’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer series was[...]
Won’t you join me in The Hellmouth? It has Cookies!
jessageek | September 19 2013
For what many people deem Throwback Thursday, I thought that it was about time for me to return to Old But New Reviews: my project in which I watch the things that are old to you, but new to me. Unless they're old to me too, because I've watched them already and I just want to watch them again.[...]
Happiness Found: Harry Potter’s World Expands
jessageek | September 13 2013
Harry Potter fans everywhere squealed and flailed with joy today when news broke that J.K. Rowling is making her screenwriting debut with a return to the wizarding world.
We were first introduced to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as a Hogwart's textbook written by fictitious[...]
UCIrvine is Offering a Free Online Zombie Course based on The Walking Dead (this is not a joke)
X1up Girl | September 09 2013
I love all things zombie, I love AMC's The Walking Dead, and I love October 13 because that is when season four of the The Walking Dead premieres!! And I absolutely fell out of my chair when I heard that there is a FREE online zombie course being offered based on one of my favorite shows!
Orange is the New Black
DirtyDiva | July 16 2013
Following the success of House of Cards, Netflix has taken another stab at an original series - Orange is the New Black. This series is brought to us via the talent that brought Weeds to the small screen.
The story revolves around the young, recently engaged, ex lesbian Piper Chapman who spent[...]
Spartan Wedge Dance Time! ‘300: Rise of an Empire’ trailer released
X1up Girl | June 13 2013
If you couldn't get enough of Spartans while watching and rewatching '300' the first twenty or so times, then today is your lucky day! A new trailer just released for '300: Rise of an Empire.' Synopsis from the movie's website sounds promising:
"Based on Frank Miller’s latest graphic[...]
Back From The Dead: The Killing
DirtyDiva | June 03 2013
Last summer, after the agonizingly long wait to see who killed Rosie Larsen, AMC decided to kill off The Killing. That is, until Fox TV Studios stepped in and resurrected Linden and Holder.
This season started off with a young runaway prostitute getting into a car but showing up in the morgue[...]