Good Ol’ Review: Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom? Lacks Spark to Be a Truly Great Film

TYPE OF REVIEW : GOOD OL’ REVIEW
WARNING! MAJOR spoilers

Fireworks (打ち上げ花火、下から見るか? 横から見るか?/Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom?) is an interestingly frustrating film that could’ve been great. With an intriguing story hidden somewhere deep in the film and its perceived premise, Fireworks unfortunately fails to connect the dots that would have made it a creative success.

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The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition 17 – Leg 8 – Sweden


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Leg 17.08 – “You are the durian of fish!”

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It’s the 8th Leg of the Race and teams will hop on a train from Stockholm to Sundsvall, Sweden! Continue reading

Recap: Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger, Episode 40 – I Can’t Stop Worrying

Kogure is with Tooma and Umika placing the latest Piece in his book. Tooma and Umika try to keep it cool by not letting Kogure in on their Zamigo hopes. After Kogure leaves, they wonder what’s up with Kairi as he’s been disappearing off by himself lately. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Zi-O, Episode 11 – Zi-O on Parade 2018

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It is 2013 and Woz makes the proclamation as Sougo upmorphs to Gaim Armor for the first time. Continue reading

Recap: Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger, Episode 39 – Bet on This

There’s no one in the office yet so Noel decides to snoop around for some new intel. He sees the file on Zamigo being Status Double Gold, but can’t look for more info as Jim Carter arrives. Continue reading

The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition 17 – Leg 7 – Sweden


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Leg 17.07 – “Why didn’t you start the fire?!”

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The Race heads northeast as teams learn they must fly to Stockholm, Sweden! Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Zi-O, Episode 10 – Taka & Tora & Batta 2010

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Hina and Diet member Eiji introduce themselves to each other before Hina uses her superhuman strength to bust the chained door open. Eiji wants to stop King Kuroto. Continue reading

Recap and Season Review: Power Rangers (Super) Ninja Steel, Episode (20) 40 – “We are still a team!”

Recap: Power Rangers (Super) Ninja Steel, Episode (20) 40 – Reaching the Nexus

Mick leads Madame Odius to the command shop. Hayley is worried about being unable to contact Calvin, but she and Sarah go after Badonna. Brody, Preston and Levi go after Mick and Odius. Continue reading

The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition 17 – Leg 6 – Ireland


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Leg 17.06 – “You can’t finish a Leg before finishing it!”

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After teams are magically transported back to Libreville, teams will open the next clue telling them to fly to Dublin, Ireland! Continue reading

Recap: Power Rangers (Super) Ninja Steel, Episode (19) 39 – “On the way to doom and destruction.”

Recap: Power Rangers (Super) Ninja Steel, Episode (19) 39 – Doom Signal

It’s only a few hours until the satellite dish is fully charged and Madame Odius can enslave the world. Continue reading