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Review: Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE! (Playhouse @ Westport)

by Kevin Brackett / Published: April 27, 2017 at 10:27 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

Surely most everyone has heard that, “Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus.” What they may not realize, however, is that expression comes from the title of a book published in 1992 by Dr. John Gray. It’s a metaphor for the differences in how men and women think. In short, they may as well […]

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C2E2 2017 Recap: The Cosplaying Photographer

by Steve Heineman / Published: April 27, 2017 at 5:52 pm   /   Convention Reviews

Before you ask, the lovely “Psycho” from Borderlands above is not me. I’m the Vault Dweller on the right, standing next to the talented Victori Belle. When it comes to conventions, I’m far from a veteran. Until this year, I hadn’t been to any con outside of St. Louis. My dreams were always much bigger […]

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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 Opens May 5! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

by Kevin Brackett / Published: April 25, 2017 at 4:45 pm   /   Contests, Movie Screenings

INVITE YOU TO ATTEND THE ST. LOUIS 3D ADVANCE SCREENING OF GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2! Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound […]

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NXT Live! Coming to the St. Charles Family Arena Friday, April 27!

by Jeremy Housewright / Published: April 25, 2017 at 2:03 pm   /   Professional Wrestling, St. Louis Events

This Friday night at The St. Charles Family Arena at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

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Review: ’13 Reasons Why,’ a Netflix Original Series

by Jeremy Housewright / Published: April 25, 2017 at 1:38 pm   /   Television Reviews

One of the most talked about Netflix series since Stranger Things has to be 13 Reasons Why, based on the 2007 Jay Asher novel of the same name. The 13-episode run focuses on the suicide of Hannah Baker, and a set of 13 tapes she leaves behind for those she believes drove her to kill […]

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Review: Disney Presents ‘The Lion King’ at the Fabulous Fox Theatre

by Kevin Brackett / Published: April 23, 2017 at 12:27 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

Now playing through May 7. Gerald Ramsey as “Mufasa” in THE LION KING North American Tour. ©Disney. Photo by Matthew Murphy. First and foremost, one of the biggest stars of the show is the music. The collaboration between Elton John and Tim Rice (Aladdin, Aida) proved to be a huge success, winning them the Academy Award […]

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Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Orlando, Florida (Cosplay Photo Gallery)

by Steve Kornfeld / Published: April 23, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Convention Reviews

From April 13-16, the sunshine state played host to Star Wars Celebration, Lucasfilm’s official convention commemorating the iconic sci-fi franchise. Tens of thousands of fans – many in costume – converged on the Orange County Convention Center for the event celebrating the Star Wars franchise. Click here to read our full recap of the weekend! […]

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Review: ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ (HTC Vive | Oculus + Touch)

by Kevin Brackett / Published: April 21, 2017 at 8:42 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

Wubba Lubba VR. After a short loading screen you are transported into the garage, which is also Rick’s workshop, where much of the game takes place. Here you learn that you are Morty clone created by Rick to help him with a problem he has. He has you do a load of laundry, gives you a […]

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Review: ‘Free Fire’ Starring Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Armie Hammer, Sam Riley

by Jason Wiese / Published: April 21, 2017 at 8:42 am   /   Movie Reviews

Someone forgot to turn the safety on. Free Fire, directed by Ben Wheatley (sharing a screenwriting credit with Amy Jump), is not your classic western-style gunfight. If that were the case, there would be a distinguishable “hero” and antagonist in this war. With the exception of Larson’s Justine, who usually has her head on straight […]

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