“Westworld” Review

There was a point, before I saw HBO’s newest show, when I described it as "Jurassic Park" with robots. It’s hard not to make the connection-the show takes place in a technologically advanced theme park where th...

Tahmoh Penikett: The Blast Interview

Tahmoh Penikett is used to genre fare. With major roles in "Battlestar Galactica"  (Karl "Helo" Agathon), "Dollhouse" (Paul Ballard) and a recent arc on "Supernatural" (Gadreel), the out-of-this world elements ...
4.5

Jurassic World – Movie Review

The park is open. This we knew from the trailers for "Jurassic World". But would we enjoy our visits? After an iconic first trip and two disastrous follow-ups, this fourth journey in the world of "Jurassic Park...

iCoffee Opus Single Serve Brewer Review

Blast Magazine was given an iCoffee Opus unit for the purposes of this review. With the scary price of a cup of Starbucks and the general fervor with which Americans view their coffee, finding the right at-hom...
2.5

Pitch Perfect 2 – Movie Review

When I saw the trailer for the original "Pitch Perfect", I wrote it off as a silly Glee rip off with that girl from "Twilight" (remember when Anna Kendrick did that?). I didn't even bother seeing it until it ca...

Blast is Looking for Editors

Do you love entertainment, writing and news? Have you ever dreamed of being an editor at a published magazine? Now is your chance to get involved! Blast Magazine is looking for editors. We have two open positio...

My 5 Wishes for the New “X-Files”

Photo Credit: entertainment-focus.com and FOX Broadcasting Company I may not have been born until the second season of "The X-Files" was well underway, but reruns and a lot of Netflix quickly turned me into a ...

Jupiter Ascending – Movie Review

I've been looking forward to "Jupiter Ascending" since I learned it was an original property created by the Wachowskis. The last decade has been an amazing time for sci-fi movies, but most of the big ones have ...

Amazon Launches New Pilots

  Amazon Instant Video has launched a new season of original pilots, available now on their website. The 13 shows can currently be streamed for free, as part of an Amazon program that allows users to ha...

App Spotlight: Coach Alba

Move over, apps. There's a new, interactive way to get content from your phone: text messages. Alright, maybe that's not so new, but messaging service Coach Alba is repurposing texts to do far more than you ev...