Things I like: Eddard Stark (Game of Thrones)

Even though he dies before the first season (and book) was technically over, Eddard Stark’s legacy remains strong many seasons (and books) into the series not only for the characters that remain but as a fan-favorite character. At the time of the series start, he is the current Lord of Winterfell and Warden of theContinue reading “Things I like: Eddard Stark (Game of Thrones)”

Patriot Games (1992 Film) Review

I had vaguley heard of Patriot Games not long ago but I never realized it was based on a Tom Clancy novel. Nor did I realize that Harrison Ford played the character of Jack Ryan, first portrayed by Alec Baldwin two years earlier in The Hunt For Red October. The movie is actually a prequelContinue reading “Patriot Games (1992 Film) Review”

Game of Thrones (TV Series) Season 1 Review

You almost have to be living under a rock to have never heard of Game of Thrones. It’s faithfully based on George R.R. Martin’s novel series A Song of Ice and Fire, taking the name from its first book A Game of Thrones. While I never read the books, I’m glad they have something likeContinue reading “Game of Thrones (TV Series) Season 1 Review”