Paul Matthew Carr

About Paul Matthew Carr

Paul is a writer, artist and designer. He spends an inordinate amount of time on the Internet blogging about silly things and even more time making things up and then attempting to convince people they are proper stories. He also talks into microphones from time to time.
8 10, 2018

All of This is New to You, And New Can Be Scary (The Return of Doctor Who)

By |2018-10-08T15:56:00+00:00October 8th, 2018|Ideas & Excuses, News & Opinions|

The new season (series) of Doctor Who started yesterday and I feel I am required to say something about it. Typically this is not something I do, at least in the terms of a “hot take” or some such thing. I usually like to ruminate on a thing for a [...]

8 10, 2018

I Dislike Being Touched: The Mummy (Monster Memories)

By |2018-10-15T14:39:28+00:00October 8th, 2018|Features, Halloween, Monster Memories|

The Mummy from 1932 is a classic. A flawed classic for sure, but a classic nonetheless. There are parts of this film that are truly brilliant and there are parts that are…well…not. To be honest this is one film that I have had mixed feeling for. I want to love [...]

6 10, 2018

I Mistrust My Own Judgement: Dracula (Monster Memories)

By |2018-10-15T14:27:26+00:00October 6th, 2018|Features, Halloween, Monster Memories|

Tod Browning’s 1931 adaptation of Dracula is the granddaddy of them all, the film the launched the Classic Monster films of Universal. The Universal cinematic universe if you will. I try not to judge these old films by modern standards or how a film has come to be perceived [...]

5 10, 2018

Collected Edition: Episode 31: Iron Man, Demon In A Bottle

By |2018-10-09T12:16:52+00:00October 5th, 2018|Collected Edition, Podcasts|

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. Today on the program we will be discussing the iconic Iron man story Demon in a Bottle by primarily David Michelinie and John Romita, Jr. This [...]

2 10, 2018

Creature Double Feature: My Saturday Monster Time

By |2018-10-15T14:27:27+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Features, Halloween, Ideas & Excuses, Monster Memories|

Growing up my Saturday afternoons would be spent with creatures, monsters, ghosts, ghouls, murderers and mad scientists. Beginning around one o'clock I would settle down in front of our 17" Sony Trinatron (complete with simulated wood grain plastic sides) with a soda (typically Frank's grape or ginger ale) and a bowl [...]

21 09, 2018

Collected Edition: Episode 30: Green Arrow, The Longbow Hunters

By |2018-09-24T11:48:31+00:00September 21st, 2018|Collected Edition, Podcasts|

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we on the program we will be talking about a grim and gritty take on Green Arrow long before the CW was ever [...]

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