Archive for the ‘TV’ Category

Grim_Noir Gets Back To The Past With Samurai Jack

May 30th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Samurai Jack: Volume 1 Writers: Jim Zub Cover: Andy Suriano Art: Andy Suriano Colors: Jim Burcham and Andy Suriano Letterer: Shawn Lee Published by IDW Publishing Reviewed by Grim_Noir It’s not easy to write an all-ages comic ...

Grim_Noir Gladly Does A Bid With Doctor Who: Prisoners Of Time

April 12th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Doctor Who: Prisoners Of Time Writers: Scott and David Tipton Cover(s): Francesco Francavilla (floppies and trade paperbacks) and Dave Sim (Hardcover) Variant Covers (individual floppies): Simon Fraser, Lee Sullivan, Mike Collins, Gary ...

Pop/Ed: Grim_Noir’s Top 13 Pop Culture Moments From 2013

January 3rd, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Wow. This year whipped by like freefall with an unpacked parachute, didn’t it? As 2013 draws to a close, it is traditional to sit back and take stock of the events ...

Grim_Noir’s Off-Kilter Filter Movie Club: Summer Wars (2010)

December 13th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Summer Wars Director: Mamoru Hosoda Screenplay by: Satoko Okudera Story by: Mamoru Hosoda Animation by: MADHOUSE Distributed by: FUNimation Reviewed by Grim_Noir At midnight every Saturday night/Sunday morning in December 2013, Cartoon Network will be showing ...

Grim_Noir Hails The Returning (Sym-Bionic) Titan

October 20th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
“Sym-Bionic Titan returns to Toonami…where it belongs!” When Tom, the robot, said those words last Saturday night on Toonami Midnight Run, I sat up in my metaphorical footie pajamas and began ...

Grim_Noir Is Guardedly Optimistic About The
New Buffy The Vampire Slayer Comics Story Arc

July 15th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Title: Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Guarded – Part I Writer: Andrew Chambliss Covers: Phil Noto (or) Georges Jeanty Penciller: Georges Jeanty Inker: Nathan Massengill Colorist: Michelle Madsen Letterers: Richard Starkings & Jimmy Betancourt (Comicraft) Executive Producer: Joss ...

FOX may have been trying to save us all after all….

June 22nd, 2012 | Posted by Y | No Comments
The system goes online March 28th, 1999. Nielsen Families are removed from strategic ad placement. Futurama begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 10:00pm Eastern time, ...