A Media Comment: Hollywood’s New Obsession with Bizarre Sex

UPDATE (February 13, 2015): Forget about how bizarre Gone Girl was because this week, the film adaptation of E.L. James’ wildly popular book, Fifty Shades of Grey, opens nationwide. A lukewarm reception from American critics says expectations are met – and that the adaptation is a flatly acted soft-core porn that almost can’t survive against the…

Fall TV Preview! What’s on my radar?

Let’s face it – we all have goals.  I have two in particular – 1) to get fit, 2) to finish some projects (a.k.a. books). That said, it’s hard to deny my urges to watch compelling television or movies.  After all, I am a “master” of communication – and was a student of media.  It’s my job…

Long Live Spartacus!

Tonight is the series finale of the Starz’s Spartacus, and as Batiatus (John Hannah) once said, “The Gods have seen fit to spread cheeks and ram cock in ass.” In the wake of Sparatucs’ impending conclusion here’s a list of my favorite moments and characters: Favorite Battle Scene: Spartacus vs. Crixus – Season 1:  Blood…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Scooby Doo to WWE and More…

UPDATE 10/31/2012:  The tentative title for the Warner Brothers-WWE Scooby Doo project is Scooby Doo:  The Curse of the Ghost Bear. Original Article posted on August 16, 2012 Announced this week, World Wrestling Entertainment will partner with Warner Brothers to produce a new Scooby Doo animated feature.  The feature will focus on a mystery surrounding WrestleMania and…