Archive for May, 2010

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

Posted: 19th May 2010 by Mister Critic in Random
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Reviewed by Little Miss Critic (Age 7) What is the movie about? Vikings. and this one little viking wanted to capture a nightfury. What is a night fury? A dragon that is black. It goes into the sky and you couldn’t see it and the dragons attacked when it was night. What did you think […]

No Impact Man

Posted: 17th May 2010 by Mister Critic in Random

Before I start this review, I feel the need to explain my background when it comes to the topic of environmentalism. You see it is not my fault I’m screwed up. I am a child of the consumer culture of the 1980s. I have been brainwashed by branding, I know all the jingles, I like […]

The Lovely Bones

Posted: 10th May 2010 by Mister Critic in Random
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Is there ever “the right moment” to watch a really depressing movie? Lately I am finding it increasingly difficult to work up the motivation to watch certain films. When I’m in a good mood, the last thing I want is some movie bringing me down, and when I’m in the dumps, it is not a […]

Civilization IV

Posted: 7th May 2010 by Mister Critic in Random
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“Revolutionaries wait For my head on a silver plate Just a puppet on a lonely string Oh, who would ever want to be king?” -Viva La Vida, Coldplay To answer your question, Mr. Coldplay, I would want to be king. And now you too can be king of your very own civilization thanks to the makers of Civilization IV. This […]

The Xbox 360

Posted: 2nd May 2010 by Mister Critic in Random

This post is less of a review and more of a shout out to the best Brother-in-law ever. Thanks to his hooking a “brotha” (in-law) up with the Xbox 360 gaming system, my family has entered into the world of “next gen” gaming, and I am loving it. I have only had a combined total […]