SDCC ’16: Star Wars Rogue One
While Disney and Lucasfilm decided no to have a Rogue One: A Star Wars Story panel this year they did however bring some of the costumes from the movie and have them on display in the Star Wars pavilion on the exhibiters floor. While it’s always great to see... Read more
Disneyland Christmas Holiday Beignets
On of the great and delicious treats at Disneyland is the Mickey shaped beignets at the Min Julep Bar in New Orleans Square. Beignets are commonly known in New Orleans as a breakfast served with powdered sugar on top of them. They are traditionally prepared right before being served to be eaten... Read more
2015 Holiday Gift Guide Part 1
Well it’s that time of the year to start thinking about the holiday gift giving season and with Black Friday behind us there are only 25 more shopping days until christmas. While it’s alway hard to find that special something for someone, it’s sometimes even harder for that special... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con 2015: Car Parade
There are a lot of things to like about the Long Beach Comic Con but one that you see there over other conventions is the homemade recreation of automobiles from movies and television series. While shows like SDCC has the authentic cars on display, LBCC has a nice promenade... Read more
Why All The Tomorrowland Movie Hate?
  Over the holiday weekend I went to see Tomorrowland the new Brad Bird film and I had very high expectations because of Bird and the preview of the film that I had seen at Disneyland recently. Myself and two other adults and a 10-year-old boy went to see... Read more
Get A LIfe Internet
Over the past couple of days there have been some geek/nerd internet hate stories that really makes me mad. It seems that the internet has tuned into a cesspool of hate, bile and entitlement. When I started Pop Culture Maven I wanted a haven from the negative things that... Read more
Tomorrowland Sneak Peek At Disneyland
  Over the weekend I was at Disneyland with family and discovered that they were showing a 10 minute preview of Tomorrowland in the Magic Eye Theater. Thankfully they didn’t show it in 3-D (it’s a post conversion) and I am even more excited to see it as soon... Read more
Bryan Fuller Exits Hannibal EXCLUSIVE
EXCLUSIVE Bryan Fuller in a surprise announcement will leave Hannibal where he is the Show Runner and Executive Producer on the show after the end of season 3 that will premiere on June 4th. Fuller talked exclusively with Pop Culture Maven on his departure and what the fate of... Read more
The Perils Of Best Lists
With the internet today there are two big issues, one is that people’s filters for good taste and common sense are set to zero and the rise of everyone is a journalist. While I myself write for this website, I try to not bring hate or intolerance to the... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con Expo Mike Kunkel Panel
There were some great panels that the Long Beach Comic Con Expo had at this last weekends show but one of the ones that was my favorite was the Mike Kunkel panel. Mike is the creator of Herobear and the Kid and has also done a number of Kickstarter... Read more