Tale Of The Tape: Bones vs. Castle

When I first heard the pitch for Castle–a male writer follows around a female cop for research–I thought it sounded like a gender reversed Bones. That being said, I had only seen a few episodes of Bones and was wooed by Nathan Fillion’s charm (plus the fact that Castle doesn’t conflict with any other shows we watch) and became a regular Castle watcher. But, after watching four seasons of Bones in about a month, I figured the blogging world could benefit from a side by side, tale of the tape comparison between the two shows about crime fighting pairs in which one of the members happens to also write books. And away we go. Continue reading Tale Of The Tape: Bones vs. Castle

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Tale Of The Tape: Road House vs. Road House 2: Last Call

Road House (1989) is one of my favorite movies of all time. So, when I heard about the sequel called Road House 2: Last Call (2006) starring Dalton’s son, I was skeptical. I finally added it to the top of my queue recently, gave it a watch and figured I would do a little comparison between the two in the classic Tale Of The Tape format comparing various elements of the movies against each other. Spoiler Warning: the original wins, but the sequel does gain the edge in a few categories. Also, please excuse the weird sizes, for some reason my computer wouldn’t read the widescreen side of my Road House DVD. Hit the jump for the full deal.  Continue reading Tale Of The Tape: Road House vs. Road House 2: Last Call