Category Archives: TV/Movies

Review: Beckett

Beckett Trailer After choosing to avoid unrest in Athens during their holiday, Beckett (John David Washington) and his girlfriend April (Alicia Vikander) take an impromptu trip into the rural north of Greece, where a tragic car accident leaves April dead. … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #72: Insurrextion 2002

After weeks of the most intense and detailed build-up in wrestling history, it’s time for the big UK blowout. But not really. It’s the 4th May 2002 and we’re in London’s Wembley Arena for WWF Insurrextion! Your main event tonight: … Continue reading

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NFB Re-Watches Battlestar Galactica Season Two: “Sacrifice”

Air Date: 10/02/2006 Director: Reynaldo Villalobos Writer: Anne Cofell Saunders Synopsis: Apollo, Dee and Billy confront the nature of the triangle they are a part of, but a resolution is put on hold when the three are caught up in … Continue reading

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Review: Worth

Worth Trailer In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, dispute resolution specialist Kenneth Feinberg (Michael Keaton) volunteers to serve as the head of the US government’s effort to assign compensation to the families of those killed or injured. In … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #71: Smackdown (02/05/2002)

Welcome to the go-home for the vital PPV of Insurrection, which I’m sure will get talked about a lot. It’s the 2nd of April (filmed 30th of March) 2002 and we’re in the Mellon Arena of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for episode … Continue reading

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Review: Count Me In

Count Me In Netflix (there’s no trailer for some reason) In this documentary from music supervisor Mark Lo, the subject matter is on the beating heart of music, the drums, and more particularly on the people who make that heart … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #70: Raw (29/04/2002)

It’s the go-home for Insurrextion! What? Insurrextion, you know, the PPV on this Sunday? We’ll get to it. It’s the 29th of April 2002 and we’re in the HSBC Arena of Buffalo, New York, for episode #466 of WWF Raw! … Continue reading

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NFB Re-Watches Battlestar Galactica Season Two: “Black Market”

Air Date: 27/01/2006 Director: James Head Writers: Mark Verheiden Synopsis: Apollo is assigned to investigate when Fisk is murdered, with the evidence pointing to the Fleet’s black market profiteers. The inquiry soon draws in some civilians close to Lee, and … Continue reading

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Review: Summer Of Soul

Summer Of Soul Trailer This film (whose full title is Summer Of Soul…Or, When Revolution Could Not Be Televised, but give me a break with that) popped up in the Disney+ queue a little while ago and I probably would … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #69: Smackdown (25/04/2002)

Get your minds out of the gutter with the entry number. It’s the 25th April 2002 and we’re in the Civic Centre of Peoria, Illinois for episode #141 of WWF Smackdown! Your main event tonight: Triple H vs Chris Jericho … Continue reading

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