Articles by: MaloneX
I am a 24 yr old Romanian freelance writer with a passion of films, gaming, football and cat vids. Among other things, I regularly write for Vice Magazine.

TV Review: True Detective

March 7, 2014 1:00 pm0 comments
TV Review: True Detective

True Detective is without doubt the hottest series on TV right now, and it will certainly make for some interesting water-cooler conversations for at least a couple more weeks. The story initially seems formulaic. Two cops -troubled Rust Cohle, played by Matthew McConaughey and typical cop Marty Hart, played by […]

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Film Review: The Wolverine

August 14, 2013 6:25 pm0 comments
Film Review: The Wolverine

The Wolverine might just be the superhero film that fans of the character have been waiting for. Peeling off the porous scab that was Origins, James Mangold’s film focuses on Wolverine’s Japan saga created by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller in the 1983 miniseries. It does a good job of […]

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Andy Murray’s Wimbledon win is a moment of jubilation for Britain

July 10, 2013 1:00 pm0 comments
Andy Murray’s Wimbledon win is a moment of jubilation for Britain

Andy Murray ’s win over Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon men’s final ended what had been Britain’s 77-year drought in the competition. The actual game though, was a bit more straightforward than many had expected – or wished for, for that matter. Murray needed only 3 sets to defeat Djokovic, […]

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Tomb Raider: 3 Narrative Hiccups That Work Against Establishing Lara Croft as a Female Icon

July 5, 2013 5:08 pm0 comments
Tomb Raider: 3 Narrative Hiccups That Work Against Establishing Lara Croft as a Female Icon

Tomb Raider is a wonderful game, blending a fairly interesting story with some really cool gameplay and even though it doesn’t reinvent the action-adventure genre, it does manage to reinvent Lara Croft as a character. If in the first games she was a busty adventurer looking for ancient relics and […]

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Film Review: The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

June 19, 2013 1:13 pm0 comments
Film Review: The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone is anything but incredible. Steve Carrell and Steve Buscemi play Burt Wonderstone and Anton Marvelton in a Martin & Lewis type of magic acts that they’ve shared for the last decade at Bally’s in Las Vegas.  They are best friends on-stage, but bicker constantly behind it, […]

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