On this week’s show, Travis and John talk SONIC THE HEDGEHOG, and if its box office means video game movies have lost the negative stigma. Plus a review of Blumhouse’s FANTASY ISLAND, news on Warner Bros. continued attempts to save BIRDS OF PREY, Marvel’s ETERNALS reveals its first openly gay superhero, THE BATMAN’s debut tease, and more!
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Travis Hopson has been reviewing movies before he even knew there was such a thing. Having grown up on a combination of bad '80s movies, pro wrestling, comic books, and hip-hop, Travis is uniquely positioned to geek out on just about everything under the sun.
A vampire who walks during the day and refuses to sleep, Travis is the co-creator and lead writer for Punch Drunk Critics. He is also a contributor to Good Morning Washington, WBAL Morning News, and WETA Around Town. In the five minutes a day he's not working, Travis is also a voice actor, podcaster, and Twitch gamer.
Travis is a voting member of the Critics Choice Association (CCA), Washington DC Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA), and Late Night programmer for the Lakefront Film Festival.