The Thinking Man's Idiot

The unruly brain and bad habits of a writer, artist, and grilled cheese sandwich-enthusiast.

Tag Archives: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

2019 Movie Catch-Up

In which Yours Truly tries to recount the few flicks he actually saw these past few months.

Thursday, 12 December, 2019 · 1 Comment

I’m Lovin’ ‘Black Lightning’ for all the same reasons I Hated ‘Luke Cage’ (and I’m an MCU fan!)

The unapologetic Blackness of this superhero show makes it a must-watch.✊🏿

Thursday, 25 January, 2018 · 3 Comments

X-mas Day Quadruple-Feature: ‘The Last Jedi’; ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’; ‘The Shape of Water’; ‘The Disaster Artist’

Jedis, jungles, fish-man junk, & James Franco.
All but the last made for a great day at the multiplex.

Thursday, 28 December, 2017 · 5 Comments

Going Nowhere Fast Double-Feature: ‘Trainspotting 2’ and ‘The Fate of The Furious’

Two beloved film properties prove to be past their prime in this ho-hum day at the multiplex.

Tuesday, 18 April, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thank the Demi-gods

Well-rounded characters, fantastic songs, cultural sensitivity make this a winner for the Mouse House.

Tuesday, 17 January, 2017 · Leave a comment