How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966): Mini Review

Are you looking for a Christmas special in a pinch? Why not try the Grinch? It may be just the thing for you, but will it make you sing? Ok I can’t rhyme anymore. Enjoy this review of How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Advertisements

Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

Now I know what you’re thinking, “Meet Me in St. Louis isn’t a Christmas movie! What’s the big idea here?” Well, everyone has their few movies that don’t quite fall neatly into the Christmas genre. For me, Vincente Minnelli’s 1944 musical spectacular is that kind of movie. How is it a Christmas movie and is it even good?…

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964): Mini Review

You know Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, and the rest of the song. Of course the little red nosed reindeer had to have a Christmas television special! Let’s kick off the Christmas season with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer!  Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a misfit in the North Pole. When he isn’t allowed to play reindeer games,…

Thor (2011)

Following the commercial success of the other three films, Marvel continued forward, launching us into the stars with Thor. How does Kenneth Branagh introduce this side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe? I bid ye, read on faire readers…

Iron Man 2 (2010)

My journey in the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues with Iron Man 2! The main cast (aside from Terrence Howard) returns for more high-flying action. With monumental expectations from the first film on its shoulders, can Jon Favreau deliver a satisfying sequel? Suit up!

Blade Runner (1982)

Ridley Scott is a science fiction master. After his 1979 hit Alien, he traded his aliens for Replicants in a futuristic Los Angeles. With its sequel out and it celebrating its 35 year anniversary, let’s explore the inner workings of this masterpiece.

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Ever wonder what Thor has been up to for the past two years?  Well wonder no more! Indie favorite Taika Waititi has the answers you’ve been craving with the thrilling conclusion to the Thor trilogy. Is it any good? Grab your hammer and fashionable helmet and let’s get to it!

Hocus Pocus (1993)

Bubble bubble toil and trouble it’s Halloween time! Halloween is a great time to grab some warm apple cider and watch something spooky and fun! So grab your broomsticks, let’s talk about the beloved Hocus Pocus! 

Stranger Things: Season 2 (2017)

Things are only getting stranger for the town of Hawkins, Indiana. Netflix hit Stranger Things  back, with the Duffer brothers promising a strange, thrilling return. Did the sophomore season live up to the hype? Grab some more Eggos, let’s dive back in! This review will be spoiler- free

Stranger Things: Season 1 (2016)

What do the 1980’s, Eggos, and Netflix all have in common? A hit show titled Stranger Things! In the summer of 2016, the streaming service released Stranger Things. Audiences fell head over heels in love with the show and it received 18 Emmy nominations this past season. So what is it about this show that has people so…

Big Eyes (2014)

Tim Burton goes outside of his comfort zone with this biopic on artist Margaret Keane and her Big Eyes art. How was he able to tackle a realistic subject matter? Grab your paintbrushes, let’s check it out!

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

After Iron Man wowed audiences in the summer, the freshly minted Marvel Studios moved forward with their next big hero one month later. You wouldn’t like him when he’s angry. Can Marvel keep the good times rolling with the green guy? This is Louis Leterrier’s The Incredible Hulk!