Posts By: Michael Skarsten

Great Scottish Movies

Some of the greatest movies ever made have been set in the beautiful landscape of Scotland. Some stories tell the tale of epic battles between differing armies. Others tell the story of battles within the human body. There has been a push for more films to set and shot in Scotland. Films like World War… Read more »

January 27, 2014

The Spoils of Babylon is a Near Perfect Parody

When I first saw the trailer for The Spoils of Babylon six months ago I instantly knew that I was going to love this show. The Spoils of Babylon is a send up of miserable 80’s miniseries produced by Funny or Die’s Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. Spoils features a star studded cast including Tobey… Read more »

Best Historical Documentaries on Netflix

I have a strange affinity for historical documentaries, while most people will spend their time on Netflix marathoning through episodes of New Girl and Bob’s Burgers (don’t get me wrong I do that too), I like to spend my evenings learning about the Nazi’s, CIA, and Henry Kissinger. While most of the docs won’t turn… Read more »

January 13, 2014