But isn't it funny -- to think that a pandemic led me to start working on the site again and that one of my first reviews is about a game in which the world has been turned upside down by a mysterious illness?
The real story and mystery reveals itself as a parable about good vs. evil, treating your guests hospitably, and the current state of our nation.
The Disaster Artist (the movie) centers on the relationship between Tommy Wiseau (James Franco) and his best friend Greg (Dave Franco) who find a common bond as aspiring actors. They team up and move to Los Angeles to take Hollywood by storm.
The company, based in the United Kingdom, offers virus protection and backup solutions on the software side to go along with their bread and butter business -- encrypted hard drives with PIN authentication that conforms to the highest in government standards.
It's a mix of Freaky Friday and the Breakfast Club, but the action/adventure twist makes Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle a fun film. It also helps that the movie doesn't eschew character building and development.
It's a shame the series has to go out on a low note, especially because the potential was there to make this one big send-off.
It's disappointing, underwhelming, and counter to everything I expected it to be.
But maybe that's the point.
With the world in turmoil after Superman's death, fear has risen to new heights. Who will protect Earth from the incoming alien forces being called by the powerful Mother Boxes?