Baby Driver (2017)

Fast and the Furious movies, it’s time to park your vehicles, there is is a new driver in town. Yes, his name is Baby. B-A-B-Y. Edgar Wright blasts back onto the scene with his latest film Baby Driver. How does the original idea fare in the sea of remakes, spinoffs, and rehashed plots? Put on your earbuds,…

My Internship at Paramount Studios: Week Three

I learned one big thing this week. Nothing in production is set in stone. I was in production for two out of the four days.  The rest was a return to the wardrobe department. Since I’ve already been in wardrobe my first week, there wasn’t much new to learn. Like I said before, the production office…

The People vs. OJ Simpson: An American Crime Story (2016)

Twenty-one years after the trial that captured the nation, the trial of football player O.J. Simpson for the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman, the story of the Simpson trial still intrigues the nation, including Ryan Murphy of American Horror Story and FEUD fame. Murphy took this sensational point of American history and applied it to the…

My Internship at Paramount Studios: Week 2

After my initiation in the Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, & Dawn crew last week, I was now assigned to set decorating.  It is making sure all of the sets are decorated nicely and are able to show the action and create a great environment. A set is important to immerse an audience. I was introduced to one of…

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Watch out Professor Xavier, there is a new home for extraordinary youngsters just across the pond. Rather than mutants, they are peculiar and are led by Miss Alma LeFay Peregrine. Based on a best selling novel in 2011, this world was known for its eerie photographs and atmosphere. Was director Tim Burton able to recreate…

My Internship at Paramount Studios: Week One

Hello! I’m a college student who received an amazing opportunity to intern on the Paramount Studios lot for the Nickelodeon show Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, and Dawn. It’s a multi-camera comedy about quadruplets and their wacky hijinks. I decided to journal about it week by week and put it on the blog so you can read about it….

It Happened One Night (1934)

She’s a spoiled heiress on the run. He’s a reporter desperate for a story. Their paths intertwine and change their paths forever. It all happens in Frank Capra’s landmark film It Happened One Night.

Wonder Woman (2017)

A cinematic universe in crisis. Fighting heroes who both have moms named Martha and a team of villains couldn’t save it. It’s Wonder Woman’s turn. Helmed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot, Wonder Woman is the first live-action film iteration of the legendary comic book heroine. Does repeat the same DC mistakes of the past? Grab…

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

It turns out dead men DO indeed tell tales in the newest installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. The film series based on the popular Disney ride of the same name has had its ups and downs since the critical and box office hit of Curse of the Black Pearl in 2003. It’s been 14…