Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget Revisits a Stop-Motion Animation Classic for a New Generation

Easily one of the most reliable and joyful animation houses functioning today, Aardman Animations delivers a sequel to one of its most beloved works, 2000’s Chicken Run (the highest-grossing stop-motion […]

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Beyond, Event

Preview: The C2E2 2023 Choose Your Own Adventure

It’s Spring Break time, which means while some are heading to balmier locales for drinking contests and poolside tanning, there’s a different contingent of nerds and pop culture fans headed […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Nostalgia, Ambition and Outer Space Loom Large in Richard Linklater’s Endearing Apollo 10½

Using the same animation style (and lead animator Tommy Pallotta) he used in Waking Life and A Scanner Darkly, writer/director Richard Linklater brings us the more personal tale of his […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Despite Erratic Storytelling, The Mauritanian Is a Compelling Glimpse into Life in Guantanamo Bay

The Mauritanian

Directed by noted documentarian (One Day in September) and feature filmmaker (The Last King of Scotland) Kevin Macdonald, The Mauritanian centers on the horrific true story of Guantánamo Bay detainee […]

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Beyond, Event, Suburbs and exurbs

Review: Wizard World 2019 Featured Fantastic Moments with a Few Disappointments

We’re just coming off an incredibly jam-packed August here at Third Coast Review–full of music festivals, summer vacations abroad, indie games events, and more recently, the behemoth of pop culture […]

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Beyond, Event, Suburbs and exurbs

Wizard World Chicago 2019 Friday Panel Catchup

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Wizard World’s programming schedule kicked into high gear Friday, with its full schedule allowing for more panels and the weekend allowing for the arrival of more of this year’s big […]

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Beyond, Event, Suburbs and exurbs

Preview: Wizard World Chicago Hits Rosemont Thursday–Here’s What’s to See and Do

Wizard World Chicago is already upon us! Just a few short days after Bit Bash, Chicago’s amazing alternative games festival, the four day behemoth of pop culture is set to […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Shazam! Injects a Bolt of Electricity into DC Comics Universe

Shazam!

For those who thought Aquaman was still too dark and scary for their delicate sensibilities, the latest from the DC Comics cinematic universe, Shazam!, should be enough of a safe […]

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Beyond

C2E2 2017 – A C2Review

Well, it’s been a busy weekend for us at Third Coast, and our feet have felt better. But this year’s C2E2 was packed with awesome stuff, and we’re glad we […]

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