Month: June 2017

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Movie Review: Okja

Movie Review: Okja

Back in late 2015, Bong Joon-ho announced that his next feature film would feature a South Korean female lead, with a supporting cast of English-speaking actors. This had me excited. It was then announced this feature had been picked up by Netflix, with a budget of $50 million. This had me equally excited. Let’s get that...

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Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 28th 2017

Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 28th 2017

Wednesday already! Either I’ve had an incredibly quick week or I have travelled into a not too distant future. I’ll go with the latter. Last Week’s picks recap So last week’s picks certainly brought out some interesting debate in the comic community. Zdarsky’s Spectacular Spider-Man wasn’t for everyone but it was certainly for me. Back...

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So Ron Howard is Gonna Save Han Solo

So Ron Howard is Gonna Save Han Solo

The last 48 hours have been very interesting for Star Wars fans as we learned that the directing duo of Phil Lord and Chris Miller left the still-filming project over the popular industry reasons of ‘creative differences’ (read: they were fired). A collective lowering of expectations could be felt through the entire SW fandom as...

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Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 21st 2017

Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 21st 2017

Six months into this year and we’ve already seen some fantastic new #1’s. Only one problem I have is the effect on my bank balance. Luckily I’ve been able to cull my pull list down to only 30 titles but each month that goes up one or two titles. Some of you may think that’s a tiny...

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Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 7th, 2017

Neil The Geek Father’s Weekly #1 Picks for June 7th, 2017

HAPPY NEW COMIC BOOK DAY…. well nearly!! Wednesday has come round quick. Aren’t we a lucky community who only have to wait seven days for new comics. Before we get into the noteworthy picks this week, I must apologise for missing last week’s selection. Busy days at work, meant quiet nights at home on the...