The Great Hunt (The Wheel of Time #2) Review

The Great Hunt (The Wheel of Time #2) is a 1990 fantasy adventure novel written by Robert Jordan, published by Tor Books and Orbit Books, serving as the second installment in The Wheel of Time series.  For centuries, gleeman have told the tales of The Great Hunt of the Horn. So many tales about each of the Hunters, and so many Hunters to tell of…Now the Horn itself is found: the Horn of Valere long thought only legend, the Horn which will raise the dead heroes of the ages. And…

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Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time #1) Review

The Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time #1) is a 1990 fantasy adventure novel written by Robert Jordan and published by tor Books.  Set as the book of The Wheel of Time series the story picks up when The Two Rivers is attacked by Trollocs-a savage tribe of half-men, half-beasts–five villagers flee that night into a world they barely imagined, with new dangers waiting in the shadows and in the light. Positives: Good characters Good story Terrific world building Good dialogue Good writing Negatives: Unlikable characters Unoriginal plot Overly…

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DragonBall Z: The Tree of Might Review

DragonBall Z: The Tree of Might is a 1990 martial arts fantasy Japanese animated series directed by Daisuke Nishio, starring Ian James Corlett, Saffron Henderson, Scott McNeil, and Ward Perry.  It is the third installment in the DragonBall Z film series, follows a group of aliens who visit Earth to plant the Tree of Might, a plant that grants cosmic power by draining the Earth’s life force and it is up to the Z Fighters to save the world. Positives: Good score Great action Good animation style Cool plot Negatives: Flat antagonists…

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Predator 2 Review

Predator 2 is a 1990 science fiction action film directed by Stephen Hopkins, starring Danny Glover, Bill Paxton, and Gary Busey.  Set as the second installment in the Predator series, the film follows police office Michael Harrigan (Danny Glover) who must stop a fearsome extraterrestrial hunting warring gangs and drug cartels, leaving a string of murders in its wake. Positives: Great performances Great characters Great cast Good plot Great use of practical, makeup, and CGI Terrific soundtrack Negatives: Dated CGI Lackluster characters Story: The movie was fast paced and opens…

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