Why I Struggle to Enjoy Making Fun of "The Room"

Why I Struggle to Enjoy Making Fun of "The Room"

I’ve never loved the idea of gleefully watching a movie that’s “so bad that it’s good.” Life is short and watching bad movies always felt more like a waste of time for me. For many, a bad movie is the opposite: it issomething to be consumed with the same voracity and enthusiasm as a great movie. No other film summarizes this mentality better than “The Room” directed by the enigmatic and just plain weird Tommy Wiseau.

The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Review

The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Review

In today’s pop culture, “The Dark Tower” series has become an established and well-known tale, garnering its own movie adaptation “The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger” in 2017. In the wake of the failed box-office adaption which I didn't see (but read many of the critical reviews), I decided to sit down and read King’s masterpiece for the first time, starting with “The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger,” the first book of the series.