Oscar Moreno

36 Articles written
Mexican. Writer. Filmmaker. Lover of good laughs and good food.

Movie vs. Script: ‘Victor Frankenstein’

Be warned, we will delve into spoilers in this piece. Victor Frankenstein was a failure at the box office and critically lambasted. I would say...

‘Superman: American Alien #5 – Eagle’: Freshman Superman

Superman: American Alien #5 is a blast. Like each issue so far, this one  feels like it’s over too soon. It deals Superman’s early days...

‘Me Him Her’: A somewhat weak, but somewhat endearing directorial debut

Me Him Her shows a few too many signs of being a directorial debut. It can’t decide what kind of reality it wants to...

Looking Back on ’86: ‘Something Wild’

If Something Wild was released today, the movie could be seen as a genre twist on the Manic Pixie Dream Girl trope. Melanie Griffith plays...

Looking Back on ’86: Transformers: The Movie

I grew up with Transformers. Sort of. I came into it with the Generation 2 show, as well as Victory, the anime that they...

Looking Back on ’86: The Boy who Could Fly

The Boy Who Could Fly follows the story of a young girl and her family that have just moved into a new neighborhood. Quickly,...

Looking Back on ’86: Back to School

What if your father decided to go to college with you? That’s the question  Back to School asks at the audience. Rodney Dangerfield stars...

Looking Back on ’96: Flirting with Disaster

Long before David O. Russell would go on to be recognized for his award-winning dramedies, his sophomore effort Flirting with Disaster was released twenty...

Looking Back on 2006: Bright Eyes’ Noise Floor

Not long before Digital Ash in a Digital Urn and I’m Wide Awake, It’s Morning were simultaneously released, I became a huge fan of Bright...

Looking Back on 2006: The Killers’ Sam’s Town

When Sam’s Town came out, it had something of a mixed reception by fans, being seen as inferior to Hot Fuss. The likes of...

Looking Back on 2006: The Fratellis’ “Costello Music”

One advantage of late night talk shows is that having musical guests can lead to people discovering some bands that could otherwise be left...

Bringing Down the Wall: 7 Films that (literally) Talked to the Audience

With Deadpool coming out in a few days, it’s worth noting that many love him due to his fourth-wall-breaking antics. What does this mean...