review

  • Film Review – Hostiles (2018)

    These days western films enjoy a theatrical release about as often as The Doctor’s Dallas Cowboys win playoff games – well, that’s unfairly inaccurate, there have been more than two westerns released in the last twenty years, but I’ve made my point. Whenever a tale of the old west...
  • Episode 66 – A Tale Of Two Coreys (2018) / Isabela Serpentine cigar / Two Hearted Ale

    A cigar that features TWO wrappers, a TWO HEARTED ale, a film about the TWO Coreys, and TWO wits between the four of us, welcome everybody to our SECOND episode of 2018! Will tonight’s subjects earn our respect or be flushed down the toilet like a smelly number TWO...
  • Cigar Review – 7-20-4 Lancero

    7-20-4 Size: 7.5 x 38 (lancero) Wrapper: Brazilian Mata Fina Binder: Costa Rican Filler: Nicaraguan, Honduran, Mexican, and Colombian Price: $8.35 Acquired: Christmas Gift Pairing: Cabernet Sauvignon         The cap twist off perfectly which resulted in an open draw and no additional scissor-work required. There were...
  • Episode 65 – Father’s Day (2011) / Tatuaje Negociant & La Opulencia cigars / Kronenbourg beers

    We’re back! I hope you all had a satisfying conclusion to 2017 and are entering the new year refreshed and excited for new challenges. Not us, no no, you see new challenges terrify us here in The Corner Of No Hope. But that’s why we have booze, copious amounts...
  • Film Review – Darkest Hour (2017)

    If a favored pastime of the Tuesday Night Cigar Club involves the discussing of films whilst puffing away, then of course there positively must be a review of a movie concerning that most famous of cigar smokers, the inimitable Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill. Darkest Hour, starring an unrecognizable...
  • Review – Stranger Things, Season 2

    I admit that I was excessively tardy to arrive at the table as far as Stranger Things was concerned. Despite repeated admonitions from Tuesday Night Cigar Club chairman Matt Cade, it took the good Doctor just over a year since Season 1 of Stranger Things was released on Netflix...
  • Cigar Review – Neanderthal OM

    Neanderthal OM Size: 7 x 38 (lancero) Wrapper: San Andrés Mexico Binder: Connecticut Broadleaf Filler: Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, and USA (Pennsylvania) Price: $10.95 Acquired: Gift     Happy New Year motherscratchers! Let’s get 2018 started with a quick review of a cigar that the TNCC tried like hell to...
  • Episode 64 – No Contest & Skyscraper / Nacatamale & Todos Las Dias cigars / Winter Warmer ale

    It’s our last show of 2017 and Oh Holy Shit is it ever a doozy! Tonight we’re tackling a double-feature of incredibly entertaining films, a double-feature of impressive new cigars, and pint after pint of a very ho hum average beer. Well folks, four out five aint too shabby…...
  • Film Review – Better Watch Out (2017)

    “Twas the night of the Tuesday Night Cigar Club Christmas show, and all through the house, not a creature was sober, not even The Doctor’s pet mouse….” And so much for my attempt at poetry. I had a line prepared that went something like this: “Our stockings were misplaced,...