Category Archives: Movies

Top 10 Star Wars Movies

Ah, this author still recalls going to his local theatre to catch a rare triple-bill showing of the three original Star Wars films. We watched Star Wars: A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi on

Power Rangers (2017) Review

Power Rangers

This is not the Power Rangers you grew up with. With that out of the way, I do want to say that there will be spoilers in this review – up to the first hour of the movie anyhow. For

Office Space Gets Official Game, Coming to Android

Almost 20 years ago we saw the release of a cult hit film called Office Space. It was a sad homage to the life of an office worker who attempted to get his life in order only to see that

Vudu Brings Disc to Digital Option to Mobile Users

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Fans of digital movies will enjoy this news, especially those that use the Vudu service that Wal-Mart owns. Vudu has recently updated their mobile app with a cool feature that fans have probably longed for quite a while now. Digitizing

Google Unveils Youtube TV

For a long time now we have heard rumors that Google would throw their hat in the streaming television world. Well, those rumors are now put to rest as we know their plans. It is apparent that Google is now

Netflix Adds Major Addition to Android App, Other Platform Owners Complain

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Netflix recently updated their Android app to allow users to download shows for off-line viewing. This was great news for many as it helped alleviate data usage while on the go. This was indeed great news but a lot of

DirecTV Now Review

DirecTV Now

It is kind of weird reviewing a television service provider but here it is. DirecTV Now just launched and there is a bit of buzz about it, some from confused people. What DirecTV Now offers is just what it sounds

Vudu Launches Free Streaming Service

It is interesting to note that more and more companies that control a lot of digital content are getting into offering a free option to viewers.  This is obviously movies and television focused as we won’t see Steam allowing similar

Official Power Rangers Trailer Released

We have covered the upcoming Power Rangers reboot for a little while now here at Gravis Ludus.  To say we are at least interested is probably an understatement.  Until today though, we have been limited to official pictures and posters. 

440 Days Until Star Wars VIII

Finally, I find myself with a much needed three day long weekend off work. The last such time I had this little bit of freedom was on December 18, 2015, where I was enjoying the release of Star Wars VII: The

Don’t Breath Review – Psychological Thriller with Horror Trappings

Don’t Breath Horror Thriller

The blind are often viewed as disabled and requiring help to make it through life.  Don’t Breath takes that notion and turns it on its head in a unique way.  Viewed as a vulnerable victim, the blind man, an Army

ARQ (Netflix) Doesn’t Disappoint… Almost!

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Last night, I sat down and turned on Netflix to find ARQ staring at me and, after reading the blurb, thought “Why not?”. The blurb read: “Earth’s future depends on a new technology, but the path to survival has a

Commissioner Gordon from Justice League Movie First Look

If you are excited for the upcoming Justice League movie that is starring an all-star cast of people then you have probably already clicked that “read more” tag at the bottom of this snippet.  After the jump we have the

Social media to save Hollywood ticket sales? Maybe not.

Facebook, partnering with Fandango, now allows users to pick up movie tickets on the Facebook movie page or even when users search for a movie. Fandango is also working with Snapchat to offer a similar access.

Milla Jovovich: A Star In Every Sense of the Word

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More than just an actress that gave a new dimension to a beloved game series, Milla Jovovichis an enduring actrees. In an age of instant fame for stars, Milla has proven her staying power in Hollywood.

Sully Opens with A Strong Start

I remember working on my computer on January 15, 2009. The news came over the radio that someone had landed a plane in the Hudson. At first, I thought a small one had crashed. Then I learned it was a jumbo jet, US Airways