Juan of the Dead

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYuxT5nQJ8I&feature=youtu.be The movie is billing itself with the tag line "When Zombies invade Cuba... Capitalism Rises". This may be one of those must see zombie flicks. Here is the official webpage for the movie Juan of the Dead.  Alejandro Brugués is the director and he says the film asks the question "if we (in Cuba) were so different from zombies." This is a Cuban made film so I don't expect open commentary against the government, but it may be worth watching. Read more [...]

The Eastenders meet the Zombie Apocalypse

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=eH3p-giK1MU What is it that warms the hearts so much when you see people in Great Britain using firearms and enjoying the hell out of it? Shaun of the Dead would have been a much better movie with the application of a little fire power and in Simon Peg's next movie Hot Fuzz he learned that lesson. Brits plugging away with guns just seems right. Bugger their socialist nanny state. Our cousins across the waves deserve the right to carry heat. I Read more [...]

Dinosaurs on a Spaceship- This Doctor Who Trailer is Awesome

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7YGoVyRSik&feature=player_embedded#! This trailer packs a punch and includes scenes from what is probably the first attempt at showing dinosaurs on the show since the not so successful attempt back in the 1970s with Invasion of the Dinosaurs.  As an archaeologist I have an obligation to say this now.... we don't dig up dinosaurs, Sorry, I am asked about dinosaurs all the time. I do love those ancient creatures however almost as much as I love the good Doctor. Read more [...]