The Net (1995)

The Net (1995)

In the mid-90s, the internet was experiencing its absolute peak in popular culture. That particular iteration of the worldwide web, strewn with dancing babies and hamsters, java-based chat rooms and frame-based websites is a particularly nostalgic time period for me....
Reality Bites (1994)

Reality Bites (1994)

It’s always sobering to think of a particular time and place, a frozen moment in time that seems so far away from your current situation. Ever since falling ass-backwards into eastern philosophy in my teenage years, I’ve come to fully accept the idea that...
D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)

D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)

As much today as in the 90s, it’s quite rare for a sequel to live up to the expectations set by the original. It always seems like a rehash of gags, exposition, character types and plot does little to raise the bar or tread new grounds of storytelling. More often than...