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Richard Petro

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August 12, 2019
books

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark: 20 Favourite Tales

     The adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is out now, and as someone who grew up first running into these books in grade school, what better way to celebrate than to look at some of our favourite stories from the trilogy of books from Alvin Shwartz and those great Stephen Gammell illustrations!


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Richard Petro

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July 30, 2019
trailers

The Lighthouse: Trailer Thoughts

     After its incredibly well received debut at Cannes, a trailer was finally released for one of our most anticipated films of 2019 in Robert Eggers' follow-up to 2015's The Witch.


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Richard Petro

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April 26, 2019
shows

Celebrating 20 Years of Home Movies

     Time flies quick, but lots can happen in life in a small amount of time. Today marks the 20th anniversary of Home Movies, one of our absolutely favourite shows around here, and we dive into what the series is and why it still stands as one of the best of its time.


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Richard Petro

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April 21, 2019
trailers

'Child's Play (2019)' Trailer Thoughts

     With some odd behind the scenes news between rights and properties, the trailer for the remake of Child's Play is here and looks to actually do some things that differentiate it from the original (and ongoing) series, but does it look like it will be worth any excitement?


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Richard Petro

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April 19, 2019
films

Roles We Love: Bob Hoskins in The Long Good Friday

     What better way to celebrate Good Friday than with Bob Hoskins' breakout performance in The Long Good Friday?


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Richard Petro

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April 03, 2019
trailers

'Joker' Trailer Thoughts

     After months of teasing, we finally get a trailer for the upcoming 'Joker' film. Does it still seem like doing a Joker origin style film is an odd choice, or does it look to have some potential?


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Richard Petro

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February 28, 2019
games
lists

Anticipated Games of 2019

     There are an abundance of fantastic looking games coming out in 2019, so we took to the hard task of picking ten that we should talk about right here, as our most anticipated of the year!


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Richard Petro

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February 18, 2019
films
lists

Anticipated Films of 2019

     With another year gone, we have 12 months of new films to look forward to with excitement! Here are our most anticipated films of 2019!


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Richard Petro

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January 22, 2019
films

Dragon Ball Super: Broly Review

     After a surprising reveal and some fantastic trailers, Dragon Ball Super: Broly has finally arrived. But does the film do justice in giving the Saiyan a good character and story, or should he have been left in the past?


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Richard Petro

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December 24, 2018
specials

The Pink Panther in: Pink Christmas

     The Pink Panther has his first TV special in a very underrated holiday special that deserves to become a part of your regular Christmas viewing.


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Richard Petro

twitter @ThePetroProject

December 24, 2018
specials

Mickey's Christmas Carol

     Celebrating its 25th Anniversary this season was the first Mickey Mouse theatrical short in 30 years, and happened to be an adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens story.


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Richard Petro

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November 27, 2018
news

Neon Genesis Evangelion To Invade Netflix Spring 2019

     After a decade, the critically-acclaimed and loved series will be easily available to audiences again.


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Richard Petro

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November 14, 2018
trailers

Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Trailer Thoughts

     After 20-plus years, we are finally getting our first live-action Pokemon film footage with the trailer for the upcoming Detective Pikachu! Let's take a look at the trailer and discuss!


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Richard Petro

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October 14, 2018
films

Snoopy, Come Home

     The follow-up to A Boy Named Charlie Brown sees our focus move to Snoopy, as he is suddenly summoned by a girl in a hospital who turns out to have been his original owner. Will he end up staying with her or will he return to good ol' Charlie Brown? And how does it hold up to the first film?


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Richard Petro

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October 10, 2018
simpsonspective

Simpsonspective: Treehouse of Horror X

     Treehouse of Horror X continues to slide towards a more all-encompassing set of shorts, not entirely relegated to simply horror-based shorts. So how does the first double-digit instalment hold up after almost two decades?


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Richard Petro

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October 9, 2018
simpsonspective

Simpsonspective: Treehouse of Horror IX

     The last Treehouse of Horror before hitting double digits is one with a few celebrity appearances, odd organ transplants, and reality show guest starrings. But how does Treehouse of Horror IX hold up after all these years?


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Richard Petro

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October 8, 2018
simpsonspective

Simpsonspective: Treehouse of Horror VIII

     Why shouldn't you buy something way out of your league at a scientist's yard sale? Who may be one of the most unexpected witches in Springfield? And is dancing naked in a church really that exciting?


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Richard Petro

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October 7, 2018
simpsonspective

Simpsonspective: Treehouse of Horror VII

     The seventh Treehouse of Horror instalment reveals that there may indeed be another Simpsons sibling, Lisa creates life and (alien) Presidents attack!


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Richard Petro

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October 6, 2018
films

A Boy Named Charlie Brown

     Reaching dizzying heights of popularity, the first film based on Peanuts arrived in 1969 as A Boy Named Charlie Brown. It has a lot of classic elements that made that series lovable and relatable, but how does it come together as a whole?


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Richard Petro

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October 6, 2018
simpsonspective

Simpsonspective: Treehouse of Horror VI

     Returning to where we left off last year, our first batch of Treehouse of Horror episodes involve a few film parodies, including one classic titan of 80s horror, and going where the show hasn't gone before!


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Richard Petro

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October 5, 2018
films

Peanuts Films Intro

     With Halloween and our annual Holiday Festivities articles upon us, we will also be looking at something special seperately alongside it to celebrate Richard's birthday. Take a look at what we have planned for the coming weeks!


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Richard Petro

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September 20, 2018
films

A Quick Look At: TMNT 1990

     There have been many iterations of the Ninja Turtles over time across all media, but is the original 1990 film still the best big screen adaptation? If so, why? We look at the silver screen debut of the Turtles!