Summary Judgement: If you can get past the first act and ignore the maudlin ending, The Hunger Games is a decent read.
“It’s nothing important,” he answered. “It’s only the book that inspired Orwell to write Nineteen Eighty-Four.”
Summary Judgement: The movie has a great concept for about fifteen minutes, then the story nose dives into monotony, cliché, and thoughtlessness.
Summary Judgement: A subtle and challenging story that weaves together chthonic mythology, dystopian city spaces, and piracy.
Summary Judgement: Buried amid its disjointed plot and bad dubbing there is something endearing to this sci-fi/horror mishmash.