Mystery Science Theater 3000

‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ review: ‘Cry Wilderness’

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 Season 11, Episode 2 “Cry Wilderness” Available on Netflix GRADE: A- How terrible is “Cry Wilderness”, the second film featured in the new Mystery Science Theater 3000 series? Aside from not having much of a cinematic footprint (seriously, check out IMDB and Wikipedia; this sucker is bare bones), it’s like “Pod People”, “Boggy Creek…

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Hello and welcome to “Matt’s Entertainment” which, at this point, is just a place to put my thoughts and reviews about film, television, music, food, books and other culture that keeps us fascinated on a regular basis! As of right now, there are no current reviews but there is content combined from my old blog…

The X-Files

‘The X-Files’ review: ‘Babylon’

THE X-FILES Season 10, Episode 4 “Babylon” AIR DATE: February 15, 2016 GRADE: F “Oh no. Nonononono…” — Stan Marsh, SOUTH PARK We deserve BETTER than this. FAR better than this. I say this as a writer/reviewer and as a fan of The X-Files since it first aired back in the early 90’s when yours…

The X-Files

‘The X-Files’ review: ‘Home Again’

THE X-FILES Season 10, Episode 4 “Home Again” AIR DATE: February 8, 2016 GRADE: C+ The first thing you’ll notice is that the title of the episode references “Home”, one of the most notorious (and greatest) episodes X-Files fans have ever been privy to watch. That episode was so dark, disturbing and violent, Fox refused…

The X-Files

‘The X-Files’ review: ‘Founder’s Mutation’

THE X-FILES Season 10, Episode 2 “Founder’s Mutation” AIR DATE: January 25, 2016 GRADE: C+ Written and directed by series veteran, James Wong, “Founder’s Mutation” is our first stand-alone, non-mythology effort of the new re-boot of the series and while it’s less convoluted than the premiere, it’s also not much of an improvement. It finds…

The X-Files

‘The X-Files’ premiere review: ‘My Struggle’

THE X-FILES Season 10, Episode 1 “My Struggle” AIR DATE: January 24, 2016 GRADE: C+ “[The X-Files have been closed]…for better or worse. We’ve…moved on with our lives.” — Dr. Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) It’s been over a decade since The X-Files graced our TV screens and nearly a decade since showrunner Chris Carter tried to…