Author Archives: mygeekblasphemy

Now Available at Strange Horizons: “Monsters Never Leave You”

First, a quick note: RL is very much A Lot right now, so I may or may not end up taking a small step back from the blog in the following weeks. If I end up doing so, never fear! … Continue reading

Posted in WRITING | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

World’s Worst Trekkie: Carlie Takes on “I, Mudd”

Once upon a time, a girl made Jell-O shots. Not for any real reason. Mostly to experiment and see if tequila and orange Jell-O were a good combination. (Reader: they were.) But after satisfying that initial curiosity, there were plenty … Continue reading

Posted in TV STUFF, World's Worst Trekkie Recaps | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

World’s Worst Trekkie: Carlie Takes On “Catspaw”

In which TOS boldly goes where Charlie Brown had gone before and many, many others have gone since: the Halloween special. Alas, the voyage goes poorly.

Posted in TV STUFF, World's Worst Trekkie Recaps | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Triple Scoop Review: Doctor Sleep, Underwater, and Tigers Are Not Afraid

Doctor Sleep Year: 2019 Director: Mike Flanagan First Watch or Rewatch: First Watch Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, or Other: Amazon Spoilers: Some Grade: Vanilla Let’s get this out of the way for anyone who doesn’t already know: I’m not a huge … Continue reading

Posted in BLASPHEMIES, Triple Scoop Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TV Superlatives: March, April, May – 2020

Well. All is chaos right now, and it’s an absurd time to be talking about TV Superlatives. Regardless, that’s what we’ll be doing here today because at MGB, we believe that when people could use a moment’s break or distraction, … Continue reading

Posted in BLASPHEMIES, LISTS, TV STUFF | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

World’s Worst Trekkie: Carlie Takes On “The Doomsday Machine”

Have you ever watched a movie or television show and thought, “Damn, this might’ve been a decent story, but JFC, we desperately need to recast this part?” Yeah. Let’s talk about Star Trek. Specifically, let’s talk about “The Doomsday Machine.”

Posted in TV STUFF, World's Worst Trekkie Recaps | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

World’s Worst Trekkie: Carlie Takes On “The Apple”

I know. It’s been almost a year. You thought I’d forgotten about my TOS quest, didn’t you? Well, I haven’t. And now that Year of Monsters is over, it’s time to begin anew! Today’s episode: “The Apple.” . . . … Continue reading

Posted in TV STUFF, World's Worst Trekkie Recaps | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Triple Scoop Review/Year of Monsters: BONUS VAMPIRE ROUND – Drácula, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and Dracula 2000

Drácula Year: 1931 Director: George Melford First Watch or Rewatch: First Watch Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, or Other: Other – Personal Collection DVD Spoilers: Yep Grade: Vanilla In 1931, Dracula (the English language film starring Bela Lugosi) was shot during the … Continue reading

Posted in SLIGHTLY LESS EPIC REVIEWS, Triple Scoop Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Year of Monsters: The Wolf Man

Hello again! It’s been a couple of weeks, I know. I’m afraid I’ve been distracted by work and new fandoms and the like, but today I return to discuss our last official Year of Monsters movie: The Wolf Man. This is … Continue reading

Posted in MEGA REWATCH, SLIGHTLY LESS EPIC REVIEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Year of Monsters: Nosferatu

Well, it’s our penultimate movie, folks, and the oldest Year of Monsters film selected. It also happens to be the first vampire movie ever made, not to mention a completely unauthorized retelling of Bram Stoker’s Dracula that, due to a lawsuit, was nearly wiped out … Continue reading

Posted in MEGA REWATCH, SLIGHTLY LESS EPIC REVIEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment