Thor: Ragnarok / Justice League / Crisis on Earth-X

I’m currently on a vacation at home – or as it called now: staycation – and on Monday I had lunch at one of my favourite Italian restaurants (Actually, it’s an Italian deli that also serves warm food and it’s soo good!). Upon driving home in the early afternoon I thought to myself: what a…

Polizeiruf 110: Der Kreuzworträtselfall

Der Kreuzworträtselfall (1988) Director: Thomas Jacob Günter Naumann … Hauptmann Beck Andreas Schmidt-Schaller … Leutnant Grawe Werner Godemann … Major Jäger Harry Merkel … Eberhard Aust Wilfried Pucher … Staatsanwalt Ebert Peter Borgelt … Hauptmann Fuchs Torsten Ranft … Stefan Winkelmeyer Annette Gleichmann … Katrin Schröder Karin Düwel … Simone Herzog Günter Junghans … Siegfried…

Honig im Kopf

The title literally means “honey in the head” and this is how a main character is describing how Alzheimer’s feels like (an analogous pun would be that the brain gets jammed). Honig im Kopf is a german Dramedy movie I saw in the theatre today. I was expecting a comedy with some melancholy and while…

Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights @ Wikipedia Friday Night Lights @ IMDb I have now watched 4 seasons of the show and I still have no clue what football is about. For me, it will always be the sport where one guy runs backwards, then throws the ball forwards and afterwards everyone is discussing their next move…

Chuck Lorre, Where Art Thou?

I used to love Chuck Lorre shows. I loved them back in the days of the first few seasons of Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory and even the beginning of Mike & Molly. But now? Not so much. But let me break this down by series. Two and a Half…

Star-Crossed

Star-Crossed is a new teen sci-fi show on The CW but given the ratings it’s quite possible it won’t last long. The basic story is that an alien spaceship publicly crashed on Earth and had survivors on board. Ten years later these survivors are slowly allowed into the general public which doesn’t sit well with…

Red Dawn (1984 & 2012)

Red Dawn (1984) Director: John Milius Patrick Swayze … Jed C. Thomas Howell … Robert Lea Thompson … Erica Charlie Sheen … Matt Darren Dalton … Daryl Jennifer Grey … Toni Brad Savage … Danny Doug Toby … Aardvark William Smith … Strelnikov Ron O’Neal … Colonel Ernesto Bella Powers Boothe … Lt. Col. Andrew…

"Not do: Dead." – Monday Mornings

Monday Mornings @ Wikipedia Monday Mornings @ IMDb “Monday Mornings” are conferences within the Chelsea General Hospital and these conferences are about all the things that went wrong. Malpractices, patient deaths and social misbehaviour. But it also shows parts of the private life of the doctors working there and their different approaches to their chosen…

The Hunger Games

I recently read The Hunger Games trilogy The story is about a post-apocalyptic world (i.e. North America) where there are no countries anymore. There are only 12 Districts and the Capitol. There used to be a 13th District but it was completely destroyed during the last rebellion of the Districts against the Capitol. Now the…

Man on a Ledge

Man on a Ledge (2012) Director: Asger Leth Sam Worthington … Nick Cassidy William Sadler … Valet Anthony Mackie … Mike Ackerman Jamie Bell … Joey Cassidy Genesis Rodriguez … Angie Edward Burns … Jack Dougherty Titus Welliver … Dante Marcus Elizabeth Banks … Lydia Mercer Kyra Sedgwick … Suzie Morales Ed Harris … David…