The Walking Thread: Mercy (S8, E1)

The Season 8 premiere of The Walking Dead gives us the first big skirmish in the Saviors vs. Team Rick war, and it’s a solid, tense, well-made opening, though not as spectacular as some of the other season openers. People who complained about the pacing of the last season should be well satisfied here, […]

Gun Control? People Control

The Tower of Babel, Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Doug Wilson nails the heart of the gun control debate over at Blog and Mablog.

To take one pertinent example, the communists, in the course of their vile career, murdered approximately 100 million people. Whenever unbelieving man builds a Tower of Babel, it is so that […]

From The Trailer Park - Killing Gunther

A group of assassins plot to kill Gunther (Arnold Schwarzenegger), the world’s greatest hitman. He proves to be alot harder to kill than they anticipated. Also stars Taran Killiam and Cobie Smulders.

Written and directed by SNL vet Killiam, this looks like a goofy but entertaining action-comedy. God bless Arnold for once again […]

From The Trailer Park - The Punisher (Teaser)

After being reintroduced in Daredevil season 2, The Punisher (Jon Bernthal) gets his own Netflix series.

From The Trailer Park - Death Wish

A remake of the Charles Bronson classic about everyman Paul Kersey (Bruce Willis), who becomes a ruthless vigilante after thugs attack his family. Also stars Dean Norris, Vincent D’Onofrio, Elizabeth Shue, Mike Epps.

Goremeister Eli Roth (Hostel, The Green Inferno) directs a script by Joe Carnahan (The Grey, Smokin’ Aces). Changing the setting […]

From The Trailer Park - Comic-Con 2017 Trailer Round-Up: Stranger Things, Ready Player One, Walking Dead, etc.

As this year’s San Diego Comic-Con wraps up, there have been a whole slew of new trailers out for upcoming movies and TV shows. So without further ado, let’s check them out, shall we?

Season 2 of Stranger Things looks great, and as expected the trailer hits the ’80s nostalgia button hard, with killer […]

“I am a woman. I just didn’t want to be a weak one.”

In the latest from Prager U, Antonia Okafor tells the story of how she became a Trump-voting, gun-toting, baby-protecting conservative despite being a black, millennial woman. I am not black, female or a millennial, but my own path to conservatism was incredibly similar to hers. The lies, the false logic, the demonizing of those […]

4D Underwater Chess

It makes perfect sense, because shut up, that’s why!

From The Trailer Park - The Hero/The Ranch: Season 3

Sam Elliott is a national treasure. Dispute that and I will fight you. And for today’s Trailer Park, we’ve got an Elliott two-fer, both coming out later this month.

First up is The Hero, starring Elliott as a washed-up former Western star coming to terms with his own old age and obsolescence. Elliott is […]

From The Trailer Park -The Dark Tower

Based on the Stephen King novels about The Gunslinger (Idris Elba), who searches for the mysterious Dark Tower and pursues the evil Man in Black (Matthew McConaughey). Also stars Katheryn Winnick, Jackie Earle Haley, and Dennis Haysbert. Directed by Nicolaj Arcel (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo).