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Moses Magnum Watches... The Haunting of Hill House

    In the week or so The hunting of Hill House been out it has garnered a lot of praise, as well as caused some insomnia nightmares and panic attacks. it is every bit achievement in family grief psychology as it is terrifying, and it is by far one of the best things I’ve ever seen on Netflix. The Haunting Of Hill House centers around a family’s loss and how it connects to their experience in the past with the eponymous Hill house and its ghosts. It plays very well with they tried and true concept of a family moving into a haunted house. But where it shines is portraying how grief, trauma and guilt are every bit as haunting as the ghosts that haunt Hill house. It’s almost as if character in it represents a stage of grief to me. 

    What I love about it is the it gets incredibly creepy throughout each episode. Mike Flanagan does such a superb job of setting tone and building tension that he doesn’t require jump scares. I’m serious !! There’s I think like 3 jump scares in the whole season. Flanagan builds tension every second, to the point that things that shouldn’t be scary become spine tingling. The way Flanagan sets a creepy scene just by the color of the walls in the background or a deteriorating doorway or a facial reflection off to the side, is the icing on this ghastly cake. 

        One of my favorite aspects of this show is the casting. All of the kids in the flashbacks look related to each other. And the older versions of the characters are acted really well. All the female characters look like they could be Carla Cugino’s relatives. Timothy Hutton is great in it it took five episodes to have for him to say a full sentence but every time he was in it while he was silent was a performance full of gravitas. If I had more time I could break down all the cast and their contributions but you might have to tune in to Fantastic Forum for that.

 

    A little foot note for you before you watch it; there’s ghosts everywhere so keep your eyes peeled. 

 

The Haunting of Hill House is out now on Netflix 

 

Superior Spider-Man Suit Revealed!! ....NOT!!

     So today there was a leaked  set of photos from the Spiderman: far from home movie set. the reveal a “new” costume design which is the same old costume it’s just red and black instead of red and blue. And you know social media, they’re going f***ing nuts over it. I have news for You uninitiated in Spiderman people; just because it resembles superior Spiderman in color doesn’t mean I thats it. now ultimately I don’t care about what The new costume looks like. all I care about is that it doesn’t have the shitty AI in it.  I don’t want that artificial intelligence. I want my regular ass, genius ass Spiderman. Another thing they showed in the leaked photos is Zendaya being a damsel in distress/Mary Jane character and I know people were mad about her being cast as Mary Jane. We had some racist people make some comments about her and what have you not. Now I don’t know if they’re going to make her Mary Jane officially,  I’m not opposed to her being Mary Jane because of race or anything, I just want them to make her look attractive Mary Jane is supposed to be a model, but in the first movie she looked like she never showered. That’s all I care about. you go get a purple woman, red woman, yellow woman Blue woman ,  I don’t care I just want her to look hot. All in all I just want you to look at the pictures below and let us know what you think. We’ll be mean and angry as we talk about this next Wednesday  live 6:30 pm PST right here on allgames.com/live

 

Spider-Man stealth suit revealed?

Apparently everybody is thwipping themselves over the latest leak for Spider-Man far from home. It features a dark costumed Spider-Man, so of course everyone who sees it, be they news sites or instagram meme makers, make the single bound leap to Spider-Man’s stealth suit from Dan Slott’s run on the character’s comic adventure. If you were to ask your humble white male cis blogger, I’d tell you that those people are a bunch of morons. That suit could be anything. It could be for all I know the armored suit from the 90’s all you see is a dark shape that might as well be a shadow. all and all in the spirit of click bait here you have it, you decide . 

 

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Moses Magnum Watches... The Haunting of …

25-10-2018 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

    In the week or so The hunting of Hill House been out it has garnered a lot of praise, as well as caused some insomnia nightmares and panic attacks. it is every bit achievement in family grief psychology as it is terrifying, and it is by far one of the best things I’ve ever seen on Netflix. The Haunting Of Hill House centers around a family’s loss and how it connects to their experience in the past with the eponymous Hill house and its ghosts. It plays very well with they tried and true concept of a family moving...

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Superior Spider-Man Suit Revealed!! …

12-10-2018 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

     So today there was a leaked  set of photos from the Spiderman: far from home movie set. the reveal a “new” costume design which is the same old costume it’s just red and black instead of red and blue. And you know social media, they’re going f***ing nuts over it. I have news for You uninitiated in Spiderman people; just because it resembles superior Spiderman in color doesn’t mean I thats it. now ultimately I don’t care about what The new costume looks like. all I care about is that it doesn’t have the shitty AI in it. ...

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Spider-Man stealth suit revealed?

25-09-2018 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

Apparently everybody is thwipping themselves over the latest leak for Spider-Man far from home. It features a dark costumed Spider-Man, so of course everyone who sees it, be they news sites or instagram meme makers, make the single bound leap to Spider-Man’s stealth suit from Dan Slott’s run on the character’s comic adventure. If you were to ask your humble white male cis blogger, I’d tell you that those people are a bunch of morons. That suit could be anything. It could be for all I know the armored suit from the 90’s all you see is a dark shape...

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About C2E2

23-04-2017 Fantastic Forum Blog Oscar - avatar Oscar

A little while ago I wrote about why the small cons have an advantage over the gigantic San Diego Comic Con. So it was in this spirit that went down to Chicago, IL for C2E2. The trip simply confirmed everything I said before. The show floor itself is divided into three sections. The autograph area, where for a small fee you can get an autograph and a picture from one of your favorite supporting cast members. The main floor, where you can buy just about anything comic book or fantasy related. Unlike the big cons there’s nothing new here, none of the...

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People Should Go To Wonder-Con

06-04-2017 Fantastic Forum Blog Oscar - avatar Oscar

More people should be going to any and all of the little “baby-cons” across the country. I’ve made this statement to as many people as would listen. Partially in the hope of reducing the giant crowds at the real Comic-Con in San Diego, but also because these little cons are what SDCC used to be. Each year I make the trip down to San Diego I see more and more of the comics being swallowed up by whatever the latest upcoming blockbuster needs to advertise that year. It’s gotten to that point that more and more people are referring to it...

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Ironfist: A Review Within A Review

28-03-2017 Fantastic Forum Blog Oscar - avatar Oscar

There has been a lot of discussion about the latest Marvel/Netflix collaboration “Iron Fist”. I was very worried when every review I read about the show said almost the exact same horrible things. While I normally prefer to read a review of the entire series, I also believe that 6 episodes (almost half the series) is more than enough time to establish your characters and hook in the viewer. When time finally arrived for me to watch it for myself, I cracked open a bottle of whiskey to help me get through the difficult chore ahead of me. Five episodes...

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MARVEL COMICS PROUDLY PRESENTS "BLA…

22-02-2017 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

 Marvel Comics continues to present this year’s breakout Marvel Super Hero – the Black Panther – through a monthly video series that continues to link the world of comics and hip-hop blending animated comics along with commentary from Black Pantherwriter, Ta-Nehisi Coates.  Additionally, “Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet – Part Ten” incorporates the brand new track, “Enter the Depths” produced by “The BasedGod” and arranged by Lil B. Within Marvel Comics’ Black Panther, written by The Atlantic national correspondent and National Book Award winner, Ta-Nehisi Coates, the combined fury of Black Panther, Shuri, Manifold, and the Hatut Zeraze rains down upon Tetu and...

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How to Draw Batman

23-08-2016 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

If you're like me, you use instagram to look at a bunch of awesome artists do their thing. Sometimes you get real lucky and you get to witness some of your favorites do a step by step process. Well on a boring Thursday last week I was lucky enough to catch the great Jim Lee doing an instavideo series on his process for drawing Batman. I've gathered the videos here for you to enjoy!! https://www.instagram.com/p/BJSQUZjg8MU https://www.instagram.com/p/BJSQwA0AiLn https://www.instagram.com/p/BJSROHmAINH https://www.instagram.com/p/BJSRpTcg03e

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Whats the deal with "The Crow"…

15-08-2016 Fantastic Forum Blog moses magnum - avatar moses magnum

Late last week news broke out of "Aquaman" star Jason Momoa playing the Crow in the reboot. Many people had apprehensions, your humble narrator being one of them. My co-host on Fantastic Jorum (Wednesday nights 6:30 pm pacific time on allgames.com) JOE said Momoa wasn't fit to play Eric Draven. i dont think Eric Draven needs to be in the reboot. The nature of the crow as a concept is that it can be anyone! So they can make a totally new movie. They can tell a totally new story that could add to the mythos, but i digress this...

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Exclusive! Ninja Turtles 2 Flop Puts Par…

08-06-2016 Fantastic Forum Blog Oscar - avatar Oscar

The dismal performance of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows has Paramount rethinking the future of the franchise. A source from inside the studio has reported just how drastic the reaction is. The studio is reportedly going to fire the writing team currently working on the third movie in favor of a full on reboot. A reboot means all new director and all new design for the turtles. There is still a debate among the higher ups on whether to stay live action or go back to animated. There’s a debate over the profitability of big name actors and...

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