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A Wrinkle In Time (2018)

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Meg Murray is a troubled child. Her father, a scientist for NASA, has been missing for nearly 4 years, the kids at school are mean to her, and even the teachers think she’s a lost cause. 651 more words

Film Review

Elise Has Been Watching: The Death Cure

Yes, for some reason I watched The Death Cure… IN THEATERS… after never having actually seen The Scorch Trials… Or remembering anything from the books… WHAT COULD GO WRONG?! 749 more words

Jennifer Lawrence's weapons of espionage and seduction defend a lukewarm 'Red Sparrow'

American democracy is under siege from our old foe once again, putting the world in a sequel to the Cold War. If there was a movie that has come at the right time, it would be… 471 more words

Movie Reviews

50th Anniversary of Romeo and Juliet

Tomorrow is the 50th anniversary of the release of Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet.

The movie premiered in London on the 4th of March, 1968. 94 more words


Children of the Corn

Before watching the movie:

I’m not sure if this is so much popular as memetic anymore. It’s still a go-to reference for “creepy and dangerous children”, but I think it’s more referencing other references than familiarity with the film anymore. 453 more words


Why I'm Not Watching The Movie Annihilation

I’m a big Jeff Vandermeer fan. I’ve read most of his books, all of which are pretty trippy. (The man has a serious fascination with mushrooms.) So I was  excited to hear they’d be filming his three part Southern Reach series, and while I had no particular objection to Alex Garland as the filmmaker, I had to stop and and ask myself, Is the book unfilmable? 1,107 more words


Books that Would Make Awful Films

The other day, I read this article on LitHub about books that would make terrible films. It’s an interesting concept, especially when you think about how many books are made into movies and how many stories seem perfect for this kind of adaptation. 215 more words