Best Of 2012: DVD/ Blu-Ray

Our final “Best Of” list for 2012 comes from Drew and is his Top 10 DVD’s/ Blu-Ray’s. Drew Morton 1.  Alfred Hitchcock:  The Masterpiece Collection The early news surrounding the Blu-Ray release of a box set featuring many of the Master of Suspense’s gems was worrisome. The early screener reviews, … Continue reading

Best Of 2012: Music

Drew Morton 1.  Frank Ocean – Channel Orange 2012 was a pretty lackluster year for music after 2011’s flood of new material by Tom Waits, The Black Keys, The Decemberists, The Roots, Radiohead, Wilco, and Kanye West.  Moreover, after serviceable yet average returns to the Hip Hop/R&B form by Big … Continue reading

Best Of 2012: TV

We continue our Best Of 2012 series with our favorite TV shows. Not surprisingly, Parks & Recreation and Game of Thrones show up a few times in our lists (we have reviewed both shows episode by episode this year). How do our lists stack up against yours? Mike Mierendorf – … Continue reading

Best of 2012: Film

Our Best of 2012 series kicks off with Film. You’ll also see best of lists in Music, DVDs and TV later this week. How do your best of lists stack up against your top films? Drew Morton 1. The Story of Film: An Odyssey   I still have a slew … Continue reading

CT’s First Anniversary – Year in Review: News

As we celebrate our first anniversary we are taking a look back at our 10 biggest hits in Features, Reviews and News. The last one is News! 1. OK Go Makes Another Amazing Video – “Needing/Getting” *This post have been viewed over 166,000 times since mid-February. 2. ‘Snow Crash’ Film … Continue reading

‘Man of Steel’ Trailer 2

The newest trailer for Zack Snyder’s Superman epic Man of Steel was released this morning. It features a deeper look into the story of Clark Kent and his struggles to understand who he is, where he comes from, and if he has an obligation to share his power with the … Continue reading

CT’s First Anniversary – Year in Review: Reviews

As we celebrate our first anniversary we are taking a look back at our 10 biggest hits in Features, Reviews and News. Next up is Reviews! (Warning: Some spoilers from Season 2 of Game Of Thrones below). 1. ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax’: A Fine-Something-That-All-People-Need “While the film adaptation highlights the … Continue reading

CT’s First Anniversary – Year in Review: Features

As we celebrate our first anniversary we are taking a look back at our 10 biggest hits in Features, Reviews and News. First up is Features! Our Features are all unique and original content from our extremely talented writers. They could be lists, essays, comical discussions, pretty much anything. Below … Continue reading

Best. Episodes. Ever. ‘The Simpsons’: Seasons 11-23

Although many episodes of The Simpsons from Seasons 11 through 23 don’t nearly live up to the ones from the show’s classic era, there’s a good pile of ones worth watching. There’s always at least one good joke in these episodes. Here are ten great episodes that reflect the “spectacularly … Continue reading

Best. Episodes. Ever. ‘The Simpsons’: Seasons 1-10

The hardest part of writing about the best Simpsons episodes is that for the first ten years, the show was consistently at the top of its game. There are so many moments, quotations, and references – both epic and obscure – that helped turn the Simpson family into the cultural icons … Continue reading