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Eamon 'Irish' Hennedy

Possibly the geekiest man in all of Ireland, I have consumed too many television shows, movies, books and comics to know the difference any more between being geeky and not geeky. Very proud of my geekdom, it brought me together with my one true love, and if that's not a great reason to be geeky, I don't know what is. Could also beat anybody in an X Files trivia contest. True scientific fact.

You NEED To Watch BrainDead!

Do you like this post?Ever looked at a politician, or even politics, and thought to yourself that what you’re watching is some sort of bizarre satire, possibly with a alien/zombie invasion overtone? If you have, and let’s face it, we all must have done so in the last few weeks, …

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COMIC FLASHBACK: Daredevil by Mark Waid-Volume 1

Do you like this post?Daredevil, aka Matt Murdock, a street level crime fighter who, thanks to the various efforts of writers as talented as Frank Miller, Brian Michael Bendis and Kevin Smith, has been depicted in dark and grim stories that are never anything less than gripping and intense and …

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WHY FANDOM WARS ARE BAD AND NEED TO STOP!

Do you like this post?For as long as there have been fandoms, there have been fan wars, a contagion of fans of different franchises, companies or whatever you want to apply fandom to, that have seen fit to fight each other because…well…why not, I suppose, and now it seems that …

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THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-THE COMICS (ISSUES 1-5)

Do you like this post?In 2013, The X-Files looked as if it had truly disappeared, like many a guest character encountering a UFO within the show itself. Last seen in 2008 with the release of second feature film I Want To Believe,  it looked as if Mulder and Scully had disappeared …

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BATMAN V SUPERMAN:DAWN OF JUSTICE REVIEW

Do you like this post?It’s been a rollercoaster of an Easter weekend. Critics vs Fans. Critics vs Audiences. Fans vs Fans. I’m guessing, like me, your social media feeds have been practically turning into an all out fan/critic war. All because of a movie, one that has been two years …

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NEW WONDER WOMAN CAST PICTURE REVEALED.

Do you like this post?Batman v Superman:Dawn of Justice is only  one day away from  general release, unless you’re going to a “midnight” screening of course, and despite reviews that have been divisive at best, it hasn’t stopped Warner Bros. from getting the boll rolling on hyping us for, if …

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IN DEFENCE OF CHRIS CARTER

Do you like this post?So there I am, eleven years of age, about a week into my first year of high school. It’s a scary time, although thankfully not to the extent that it was a time of dark, dark despair. The second episode of season two of The X-Files …

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REVIEW:THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-MY STRUGGLE II

Do you like this post?After six weeks it’s come to an end. After years of waiting and hoping, the excitement when it was announced, the hype before it aired and then five glorious weeks glued to our television screens, The X-Files has gone from our lives again, with only a promise …

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REVIEW: THE X-FILES:SEASON 10-BABYLON

Do you like this post?Chris Carter’s Babylon opens up with a scene of terrorism that would not be out-of-place in an episode of Homeland, itself the creation of former X-Files writers Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa. The sequence is not without the potential for controversy, depicting Islamic religious rituals and …

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TOP NINE X FILES EPISODES

Do you like this post?Yes, I can hear what you’re saying. Nine episodes? Nine? Why not five or ten, you know, a nice rounded number, that makes more sense. Hell, why not go to eleven like Spinal Tap. Nope, for this list of top X Files episodes I have decided …

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Jessica Jones Renewed For Second Season.

Do you like this post?It’s been a busy week for the television industry with the Winter TCA Press Tour in full effect with many Networks and studios unveiling future plans for some of their biggest shows on the air right now, so with a successful production deal with Marvel, all …

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Cloverfield ‘Sequel’ Unveiled.

Do you like this post?You have to hand it to JJ Abrams. He brought Star Wars back in spectacular form, he’s managed to kickstart creative directions for not one, but two popular, and rival, franchises with the word ‘Star’ in the title, and in the midst of it all he’s seemingly …

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OBITUARY: Alan Rickman (1946-2016)

Do you like this post?Another day and another loss it seems. Alan Rickman, like David Bowie, was 69 years of age when he passed away today from cancer and waking up to the news that one of Britain’s greatest actors who had the distinction of being both acclaimed for theatre …

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DAVID BOWIE (1947-2016)

Do you like this post?It’s not very often one gets to be a legend in their lifetime, but with David Bowie it felt like he did it multiple times, changing his appearance, becoming almost a different character of his own with each era and album and allowing himself to remain …

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2015 Review-Part One: A Year of Superheroes

Do you like this post?Goodbye 2015, you have been a most excellent year for geek culture. From triumphant returns on the big screen, superb seasons of television shows, most notably with Marvel and Netflix combining forces to give us not one but two great television shows, DC and Greg Berlanti …

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X Files Unveils Behind the Scenes Footage.

Do you like this post?What a week this is shaping up to be, with new trailers for Independence Day, Star Trek and X Men, not to mention the long-awaited return of Star Wars. In the middle of it all 20th Century Fox unveiled new behind the scenes footage from the …

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