Deep State

Deep State is an average political thriller that will no doubt make for an above-average Netflix film.

Spoonbenders’ Magic

Magic. Pure magic. A few themes were gleaned within the pages of Spoonbenders. Magic tricks come with a cost. And true magic is often times pure luck. Case in point. Daryl Gregory shows that plot can outweigh craft as there is no special legerdemain present with his phrasing, his descriptions. But the story? The characters?…

Sex! Blood! Superheroes!

Watchmen is the latest adaptation by filmmaker Zack Snyder, whose film 300, based on the Frank Miller comic book series of the same name, became a $210 million phenomenon in 2006. Watchmen is also the latest adaptation from the works of Alan Moore (V For Vendetta, From Hell, and, ahem, League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen), much…