For years, I have always wondered what The Stockholm Syndrome meant. There are phrases and monikers are go by your ears, and make you wonder about the origin. After watching … Continue reading ‘Stockholm’ wastes a unique true story and talented cast
A regular guy who feels a journalistic hunger to tell the news. I blog because its wired into my brain to write what I think in print. I offer an opinion. A solo tour here. Take regular stories and offer my spin on them. Sports, film, television, music, fatherhood, culture, food, and so on. Commentary on everything. A St. Louis native and Little Rock resident who wants to write just to keep the hands fresh and ready.
They killed his dog, stole his car, and hell followed with him. The premise of John Wick sounds like a Johnny Cash song playing in the middle of a modern … Continue reading 5 reasons why ‘John Wick’ works so well
This week on the Frank O. Pinion movie dose of the week, I reviewed the new Dennis Quaid film, “The Intruder,” as well as the new Zac Efron film, “Extremely … Continue reading The Frank O. Pinion Movie Radio Dose: ‘The Intruder’ and Ted Bundy Netflix film review
Charles Peck (Dennis Quaid) is one of those guys who simply can’t let go. He sells his historical family estate located next to Napa Valley to a young couple (Michael … Continue reading ‘The Intruder’ is bogged down by conventions, cliches, and utter boredom
Narc meets Batman.
“I love you, 3000.” This is what one character says to another in the Marvel finale, Avengers: Endgame, and it’s fitting if my review space here were limited to only … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a masterful piece of filmmaking from The Russo Brothers
Adam G. Simon is intense. When you are on the phone with this guy, the connection between cell phones feels like a sizzling piece of dynamite just waiting to explode. … Continue reading ‘Point Blank’ screenwriter Adam G. Simon doesn’t remake movies, he re-imagines them
This week, I was back on The Large Morning Show in the Afternoon after a one week hiatus. Accompanied by my muscle, the seven-year-old Vinny in the lobby, I took … Continue reading The Frank O. Pinion Radio Dose (AUDIO): ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ discussion
This is a deep space science fiction story you haven’t seen yet.
Whether we like it or not, a part of us thinks life can go on forever. It’s the one guaranteed ego trip everyone takes. There’s a limitless vanity that we … Continue reading ‘Diane’ is an unapologetic look at mortality, loss, and how you spend your time here
The best kind of horror films take old recipes, throw in some fresh food with a couple new details in the preparation, and hold the viewer’s attention for a couple … Continue reading ‘Pet Sematary’ remake delivers a few new twists and scares the crap out of you
What if you could turn into a superhero by saying one word? For Billy Batson (Asher Angel), life has been anything but easy. Orphaned at a state fair by his … Continue reading ‘Shazam!’ is a breath of fresh air for comic book adaptations