Ready Player One: An overload of pop culture‚Äč references

Ready Player One is a non-stop rush of pop culture references both visual and in the script. It's a movie about a hunt for Easter eggs that will itself be the subject of a hunt for all the Easter eggs it contains. That seems pretty meta. There's barely a frame or line that goes by… Continue reading Ready Player One: An overload of pop culture‚Äč references

Movies, movies, movies

In just over a week I've seen three movies. And all three have been well worth the price of admission. First up was X-Men: Days of Future Past, the first of two time travel movies I saw. I never read the original comic book version of this story, so I can't comment on its faithfulness,… Continue reading Movies, movies, movies