The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 2 (2018)

In 2017, Mrs. Maisel graced the stage of the Gaslight Café and talked her way into the hearts of audiences and critics. Can she do it again? This is season two of  The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel! A few months after her triumphant return to the Gaslight, Miriam ‘Midge’ Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan) is back and is…

Top 20 Movies of 2018

2019 is finally here. Naturally it’s time to take a little look back at my favorite films of the last year! Note: this list is composed of movies I have seen for the first time in 2018  BlackkKlansman (2018) Spike Lee pulls no punches in his angry retelling of the ‘fo’ real fo’ real’ true…

Best TV of 2018

The end of the year is upon us and it’s been a doozy. It’s time to compile the list of the best of the best. Just a note: my list is best TV that is A) first time watch for me or B) a show I’ve seen with new seasons. Because no one has time to…

Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

Happy Holidays everyone! For the final Christmas review of the year, I thought we should all have a cozy Christmas movie. This is Christmas in Connecticut!  While recovering in the hospital, US sailor Jefferson Jones (Dennis Morgan) finds solace in the “Diary of a Housewife” column, written by Elizabeth Lane (Barbara Stanwyck). This leads to an arrangement…

A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965): Mini Review

It’s the season of the Christmas specials again! This year, it’s time to cuddle up to a holiday favorite, featuring some local kids. That’s right: It’s A Charlie Brown Christmas!  Charlie Brown is feeling a little down this holiday season. Everyone in the neighborhood seems to be swept up in the commercialism of the season and has forgotten…

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

It’s the most, wonderful time of the year again! Time to pull out the Christmas classics and bundle up. Our first Christmas treat is Frank Capra’s It’s a Wonderful Life, starring James Stewart and Donna Reed.  George Bailey (James Stewart) has spent his entire life devoting himself to the community of Bedford Falls, New York….

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 1 (2018)

By the power of Grayskull, the 1985 spin-off She-Ra: Princesses of Power has been rebooted for Netflix by artist Noelle Stevenson. The original was made to sell toys for girls, but is this remake worth watching? Let’s journey to the planet of Etheria!

Marvel’s Netflix Lineup – Ranked

When Marvel announced its expansive cinematic universe, the plan included a slate of Netflix shows that were grittier than the films. While the Marvel films are constant hits, the Netflix shows have their own hits and misses. With the cancellation of Iron Fist and Luke Cage and the lineup’s future hanging in the balance, I believe now is the best…

Venom (2018)

Every year, there is a movie that divides moviegoers. Last year it was mother!, and the year before that was Suicide Squad. This year, Ruben Fleischer’s Venom seems to be that movie. Critics dragged the movie through the dirt, while fans are voicing their enjoyment. Where does this lil amateur film lover fall on the spectrum? Grab some tater tots, let’s go!

Casper (1995)

Our month of spooks is nearly complete! The only way to wrap this up right is by giving reviewing a good old fashioned ghost story! Like I promised my fellow Halloweenies last week, this one has a friendly ghost. Casper the friendly ghost to be exact. Can this ghost scare up a good time?