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Silent Hills trailer still
The classic Silent Hill games are among the most beloved titles from the fifth and sixth generation of video game consoles. Loaded with dread, an eerie atmosphere, and mind-bending ambiguity, they delivered the ultimate horror experience while emphasising plot over action. Admittedly, some of the later sequels are middling, focusing on action elements over dread-inducing chills. But the impact of the early entries cannot be overstated. In 2014,...
John Cena as "douchey Captain America" Peacemaker
James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad won’t be released until August, but Warner Bros. is clearly banking on the project being a success as a spinoff series for HBO Max is also in the works. Peacemaker will see John Cena play the title character, known casually as the “douchey Captain America.” Given that the Peacemaker character is quite indebted to Marvel’s wholesome hero, it’s unsurprising to learn that Gunn...
Al and Beckett in Quantum Leap
Quantum Leap is a time-travel-themed adventure series about a government experiment gone awry. Of course, anything involving the government is always going to spell disaster, so that shouldn’t surprise anyone. At its core, however, the sci-fi saga encourages viewers to be more empathetic towards their fellow humans. It asks the question: what if we had to spend a day in someone else’s shoes? That’s a philosophical notion most...