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The Imitation Game - Spoiler-free review

Posted by Nathan Strum, 09 January 2015 · 202 views
Movies
Okay… here's the actual review for The Imitation Game. :)
 
The Imitation Game is based on a book about the life of Alan Turing - one of the founders of computer science, and creator of the Turing Test (and if you don't know what that is, you need to turn in your nerd card). Given the somewhat obscure subject matter of the film, and the...


The Imitation Game - Review-free review

Posted by Nathan Strum, 08 January 2015 · 115 views
Movies
The Imitation Game is…
 
Wait a second.
 
It just occurred to me that writing these reviews is an awful lot like writing book reports back in high school.
 
 
I hated writing book reports.
 
The Imitation Game gets an 8/10 .


Big Hero 6 - Spoiler-free review

Posted by Nathan Strum, 07 January 2015 · 124 views
Movies
I went to see Big Hero 6 well over a month ago during the Thanksgiving weekend, so this review is a bit late. In fact it's really late, because I saw the movie a couple of weeks before that , and still hadn't written a review.

I first saw it at work, when co-director Don Hall screened it for our students, and did a Q&A afterwards. This was a great c...


Christmas Special rerun

Posted by Nathan Strum, 24 December 2014 · 316 views
Comic Strips
Well, if it works for Charlie Brown and the Grinch...

I figured since Stay Frosty 2 and the AtariVox+ are now in the AtariAge store, this would be a good time to rerun this strip. All I'm missing are the commercials for Dolly Madison.

http://cheeptech.com...istmas-2011.jpg

And in case you're wondering, yes - Artie has been mod...


Interstellar - Spoiler-free review

Posted by Nathan Strum, 06 December 2014 · 264 views
Movies
December 1st, 10:34 PM
 
Well, since I didn't have any laundry to do tonight, I decided to go catch a late showing of Interstellar. So at the moment I'm sitting in an entirely empty IMAX theater, waiting for the 10:50 PM showing to start. And yes... I know I'm in for a three hour movie that I will keep me here until nearly 2 AM, but that's okay sinc...