Category Archive: Reviews

Blackhat (2015)

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Blackhat was directed by Michael Mann, and featured nice shootouts, exotic locales in Asia, and a gorgeous lead actress. Those are all some of my favorite things in movies. And Blackhat still managed… Continue reading

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Tomb Raider (PC)

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This is a new thing to happen: a PC game review on The Pop Culture Historian. Basically with the advent of the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, I decided I was sick… Continue reading

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The Wind Rises (2013)

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Now I finally put to rest my issue with the 2014 Oscar for Best Animated Feature. The Oscar went to Frozen, which in my opinion was the most overrated and overhyped movie of… Continue reading

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Fallen Angels (1995)

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I bought a new computer! With it came a nice, 22-inch monitor. After having logged some hours playing Tomb Raider and Company of Heroes 2, I decided to give my monitor a test… Continue reading

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The Birdcage (1996)

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This past year, Hollywood lost two of its greats, Robin Williams and Mike Nichols. Now I have finally seen the latter direct the former in 1996’s The Birdcage, which is a remake of… Continue reading

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Total Recall (1990)

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Last night, I found myself watching an episode of Cinematic Excrement, a YouTube show I watch which reviews bad movies, as the title implies. I happened to see the episode dedicated to Conan… Continue reading

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Psycho-Pass

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It’s been a while since I’ve seen an action anime series. More recently, I’ve been watching series more along the lines of Aria or Nodame Cantabile. Based on my friend’s recommendation, I picked… Continue reading

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