The Sparkless “Giver”

DM Haight   Excellent execution is difficult. The Giver realized that 30 minutes in. But what is so disappointing about the execution of that film, is that it didn’t have to fail. They created a...

Sylvia Earle’s “Mission Blue”

DM Haight A wild expanse, more serene and delicate than we can know, and more vast than we yet understand. Mission Blue, the documentary from Fisher Stevens, chronicles the life of world renowned...

The Dawn of the Apes has Arrived

DM Haight Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. It’s a heck of a mouth full just getting the title out. But what is more of a mouthful would be trying to write out every awesome detail of the scifi epic. And an...

Assault on Arkham: Big Bad Fun

DM Haight For the last few years we’ve been bombarded with heroes kicking the butts of every conceivable villain, from the Joker to the Sandman, and then back again to Loki and Hydra. Oh, and don’t...

“Guardians” Rock The World

DM Haight When I was a kid I never read a comic book. I never wanted too, never cared to try it, and my parents never gave me one. I wasn’t the kind of kid who had heroes, or any idea what super heroes...

The Ghibli Reboot?

KineCritical Staff For some time now we have all feared that Ghibli is shutting down. Earlier today Toshio Suzuki, a Ghibli producer, went on record saying the studio will be dismantled. But, here's the...