Ruben Diaz

275 Articles written
Writer, film-fanatic, geek, gamer, info junkie & consummate Devil's advocate who has been fascinated by Earth since 1976. Classically trained in the ways of the future.

Transformers vs. Jurassic Park: The Cinematic Universe No One Asked For

It began as a joke between us writers here at Monkeys Fighting Robots, and now it’s an article for our readers to enjoy. Essentially,...

Popcorn Frights Film Festival Announces Second Wave Of Gory Good Movies

Two weeks ago we told you about the Popcorn Frights Film Festival. The horror movie extravaganza gets started August 11th in Miami, Florida. The...

Wonder Woman: Dawn Of WTF Did I Just Watch

So, here we are. The summer movie season is in full swing and superhero movies are raking in cash. Congrats to the likes of...

Rory Scovel Tries Stand-Up for the First Time On Netflix And It’s A Screamin’ Good Time

Some of the best moments in life come from completely unexpected things. A part of that reason is that ignorance is (sometimes) bliss. In...

Mindhorn On Netflix Is The Story Of An A-Hole Learning He’s An A-Hole

How do you feel about British humor? That’s the question anyone scrolling through Netflix should ask themselves when they stop on Mindhorn. The people...

‘Shimmer Lake’ A ‘Memento’ Style Mystery That Doesn’t Leave Much Of A Memory

Shimmer Lake borrows the Memento-style, adds a little humor to it, and fills it with comedians in dramatic roles. Netflix’s latest cinematic addition to...

Popcorn Frights Film Festival Ready To Turn South Florida’s Sunny Shores Red

Fun Fact: In Spain and much of South America, Tuesday the 13th is the “bad luck” day of the week. Throughout Venezuela, Columbia, and...

Happy 30th Birthday ‘Predator’ Most Quotable Action Film Ever

In 1987, a team of ex-military mercenaries was sent into the jungles of "Val Verde" to track down a downed military helicopter carrying a...

Lindsey Stirling Is ‘Brave Enough’ To Fiddle And Dance Her Way To Stardom

If there ever were a streaming service that knows its audience its YouTube Red. Netflix is going through a period of throwing spaghetti at...

Happy Birthday, Robert Englund And Thanks For All The Nightmares

On June 6th, 1947 (that’s 70 years ago today) a nightmare was born. That nightmare was Robert Barton Englund who is better known to...

Ghosts of Box Office Past: Mobsters, Best Friends, And A Lot Of Nicolas Cage

One-hundred-plus years of filmmaking provides a long, rich, and deep history to look back on. Retro reviews and analysis of old films are practically...

Run For Your Life With New Foo Fighters Music Video

Over the course of 22 years and eight studio albums, the Foo Fighters have proven two things. One, they make some incredible music that’s...