Episode 9 – Reign of Fire

A clear fantasy that tries to kick a foot over the line with science fiction, Christian Bale and Matthew McConaughey trade witticisms and punches and tips for slaying dragons in this post-apocalyptic semi-classic.

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Book Review: The Color of Magic (Or The Colour of Magic if you prefer)

The Color of Magic is the first in the extremely long but now sadly finite (R.I.P., Sir Terry) Discworld series. In the first novel, the central character is Rincewind, a failed wizard with a craven nature. Rincewind meets up with … Continue reading

Book Review: Anansi Boys

Anansi Boys was widely promoted before its release as a sequel to Gaiman’s novel American Gods. But it has little relation to that earlier work. Anansi does appear briefly, and some stories are told about him, both in dialogue and … Continue reading