Alien: Covenant (2017)

Ridley Scott once again returns to the Alien universe for the 3rd time with the sequel to Prometheus and the prequel to Alien. Alien is considered a masterpiece in science fiction and horror while Prometheus divided viewers. Note: At the time of writing this, I have not seen Prometheus. I promise I’ll get to it. Let’s dive in!

Hush (2016)

Hush is a low budget Netflix-distributed horror/thriller directed by Mike Flanagan and written by him and his wife Kate Siegel.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

Guardians of the Galaxy was a surprise hit of summer 2014, proving that Marvel could take seemingly obscure comic book characters and make them accessible to audiences. It also provided a healthy dose of humor and action that those same audience members (including me) ate up. James Gunn returns to helm the sequel with Guardians of the…

Chicago (2002)

Of all the genres in film, the movie musical has undergone some of the most dramatic changes. At a time where the musical appeared to be a lost art, it perked audiences up again with a new makeover. Musicals became darker and edgier compared to their counterparts, resulting in the Oscar-winning Chicago. 

The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)

*Batman voice* From this website that blogs about movies and stuff…. Comes a movie review…..From the house that Batman built…..Arguably the greatest superhero of our age…. ok ok I won’t leave you in suspense, THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE!!

10 Television Shows I’d Love to See… Eventually

There is so much TV out there, it’s impossible to choose what to watch. As a college student, television access is typically relegated to whatever I can find online, namely Netflix. The shows I have listed are ones that I would love to eventually watch in the distant future. Maybe they’ll come on Netflix or…

Suicide Squad (2016)

In a world where Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman have sworn to protect the world from harm, the minute an evil magic force attacks a city, who gets sent in to save them? A team of villains with including a sharpshooter, a thief who is good with boomerangs and a crazy woman with a bat. This sounds…

Legion Season 1 (2017)

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has a decent lineup in the TV landscape from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC to the Defenders (Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, & Iron Fist) on Netflix. At this point, the X-Men are feeling a little left out… until showrunner Noah Hawley of Fargo (the TV show) introduced comic book fans to a new world with Legion.  This review may…

The Guest (2014)

If an attractive stranger shows up at your door and claims to know someone close to you, do not let them in and invite them to stay. Just say, “Thanks, but no thanks.”  This is the moral of Adam Wingard’s thriller film The Guest. 

iZombie Season 1 (2015)

What is with zombies and brains? Can’t they seriously go for a pancreas or a kidney once in a while? Anyway, when you think of zombies, what is the first TV show that comes to mind?  Was it The Walking Dead?  The Walking Dead has cornered the market on the zombies for years, but now a…

Beetlejuice (1988)

Close your eyes and imagine a time before Tim Burton used Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter in almost every production. Before his films were leached of color, looking drab and dull. A time where his creations of whimsy were twinged with the macabre. Welcome to the early period of Tim Burton’s career with his…

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

It’s a tale as old as time… a song as old as rhyme. Disney once again invites audiences to “be our guest” with a live action remake of arguably one of the best Disney films of all time- Beauty and the Beast. With a great cast and a great story, were they able to pull off this story?…