Movie Review: Django Unchained

Mar 21st, 2013 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

Verdict: 3.5 stars out of five. The revenge fantasy never seems to get old for Quentin Tarantino, but he finds new and original ways to work out what must be a mountain of anger issues. Unstinting on the bloodshed as ever, Django Unchained is a powerful tale with a more tender core this time: a moving love story.

The Six Best Geek Movies Of 2012

Dec 30th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 6 min read

It’s that time of the year again, when endless lists of the best this and the worst that start circulating round and round the Internets like a dog chasing its tail. So like any ironic, postmodern hipster wannabe, and since this is a geek blog, I shall join the crowd by presenting my six best geek movies of 2012.

SDCC: Django Unchained

Jul 14th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

Ladies and gentlemen: Quentin Tarantino is back, and coming with him is Jamie Foxx, Leonardo Dicaprio, Christoph Waltz and of course, Samuel L. Motherf***ing Jackson. This time round, QT’s latest masterpiece is called Django Unchained, coming out December 25 in the US, and Foxx his chosen leading man. It’s the story of Django (Foxx), a 19th century slave turned bounty hunter in the deep South…