Motherland: Fort Salem

Motherland: Fort Salem

February 4, 2021 dkeener 0

Motherland: Fort Salem is an alternate reality show that postulates a woman-dominated world that has resulted from the Salem Accords, a historic peace agreement between witches and the United States government. Fast forward to the modern day, and witches are routinely conscripted as soldiers. It turns out that they’re much […]

Nakatomi Plaza

Nakatomi Plaza Hostage Situation

December 24, 2020 dkeener 0

I was sitting at the island in the kitchen with my laptop in front of me, checking Facebook updates on Christmas Eve when I came across the image above. I turned toward my wife, who was sitting at the kitchen table about twelve feet away and said, “Shots fired at […]

Crawl

Crawl: Action-Packed Horror

December 30, 2019 dkeener 0

I got the Blue-Ray of Crawl for Christmas, so I had some people over to watch it in the Keener Home Theater, including my 16-year-old niece. For those who may have missed it, the movie came out this past July. It’s about a college student and her Dad, who get […]

Fantastic Four (1994)

Fantastic Four

October 21, 2018 dkeener 0

I can neither confirm nor deny that I attended a showing of a bootleg copy of Roger Corman’s unreleased “Fantastic Four” film from 1994. Had I actually, in fact, attended such an event, I’d be in a position to tell you that it’s a cheesy movie with poor special effects, […]

Avengers: Infinity War

This Means War!

April 27, 2018 dkeener 0

I’m a movie buff, as are a number of my friends. We’ve formed a sort of informal Movie Premiere Posse (MPP) that goes and sees movies, especially the purported blockbusters, at the earliest possible premiere show. For many of the blockbusters, previews start on Thursday, as with Infinity War, or […]

Justice League

Justice League: Surprisingly Watchable

November 21, 2017 dkeener 0

My brother dragged me to see Justice League, the new DC superhero movie, last Thursday for its early premiere. Technically, it’s the fifth movie in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU), DC’s answer to the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Of course, Marvel has had 17 successful movies compared to DC’s five […]